Visitors to New Zealand’s largest city Auckland have been facing a rather amusing and offensive greeting to Aotearoa, after the supermarket Countdown lost its “O”.

Radio Hauraki via Facebook

The sign had the critical letter letter missing for three days due to a fault with the signs electronic driver, before it was quickly fixed.

A Countdown in Northcote lost its “O”  in 2017 and took a few weeks to correct the issue. A Countdown in Invercargill and  Paraparaumu also fell victim to a faulty sign recently.

Geoffrey Wesley via Facebook


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