By Uriah Gana

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Government has disbursed about Eighteen Million Naira (N18.m) as compensationto twenty nine land owners in Anfani community of Magama Local Government area of Nigerstate. The event took place on the 3/8/2017 at the Administrative Headquarters of MainstreamEnergy Nigeria Limited, New Bussa.The Permenent Secretary, Niger state Ministry of Land and Housing QS Muhammed DanladiMusa who chaired the occasion in conjunction with the District Head of Auna, Alhaji AhmadAbubakar, assisted by the Secretary, Kontagora Emirate Council, Alhaji Haruna Saidu Namaska(Bunun Kontagora) issued cheques to the beneficiaries.The compensation was paid for the twenty (20) hecters of land acquired for the resettlementpurpose of the Tungan Gari, Gadan Zare, Yunawa and Tudun Wahla communities to be affectedby the establishment of Anfani Industrial Park by the State Government in collaboration withHydropolis Investment Limited under a Public Private Partnership (PPP) arrangement. As part ofits Social Corporate responsibilities, Hydropolis Investment Ltd has agreed to provide Boreholes,School, Mosque and Market Stalls, as well as access road and internal road network within thenew settlement and the surrounding communities.