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A view of the land at Gayawa kano, Jigawa state for farmers

Farmers groan as Chinese firm grabs land in northern Nigeria

In parts of northern Nigeria, particularly in Kano and Jigawa States, a Chinese man known by the locals as Mr Lee is as popular as Aliko Dangote, Africa’s richest man. Mr Lee’s chain of industries is known collectively as Lee Group of Companies, employing tens of thousands. At one of…