• Court orders Globacom to vacate base station, pay N32m to landowners

    Court orders Globacom to vacate base station, pay N32m to landowners

    A Bayelsa High Court sitting in Sagbama on Tuesday ordered Globacom Nig. Ltd. to vacate a piece of land belonging to the Agbereowei family of Bolou-Orua in Sagbama local government.

    The family had leased a portion of their land to the telecommunications firm to host its cell site.

    The court ordered the defendant to pay N32.5 million representing N24 million unpaid rents at N3 million per annum from 2008 to 2016 and N8.5 million as damages for distress and hardship caused the […]