Court restrains NDPHC from routing power line through Mbosi palace

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Nnewi—A Federal High court sitting in Awka, the Anambra State capital, presided over by Justice I.N Oweibo, has restrained Niger Delta Power Holding Company, NDPHC, limited, from routing its 330KVA power line through the palace of the traditional ruler of Mbosi, Ihiala Local Government Area, Igwe Onuakalusi, particularly the mausoleum and its surroundings.

The Judge also ordered as prayed by the plaintiff, Prince Okey-Joe Onuakalusi, who is the regent of Mbosi after the death of his father, Igwe Onuakalusi, that N1 million compensation be paid to owners of properties, which included economic trees that were allegedly damaged by the NDPHC in the course of routing the 330KVA power line through their areas.

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