Deal history comparison #4785

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Location #1

Spatial accuracy level
Administrative region
Location
Mokwa, Nigeria

Target country
Nigeria
Comment on location
30km west of Mokwa, Niger State. Sunti Village.

Location #1

Spatial accuracy level
Administrative region
Location
Mokwa, Nigeria

Target country
Nigeria
Comment on location
30km west of Mokwa, Niger State. Sunti Village.

Land area

Intended size (in ha)
15,000
Size under contract (leased or purchased area, in ha)
15,000
Size in operation (production, in ha)
[2013] 300
[2015] 3000
Comment on land area
Aim is to plant 10000ha of sugarcane and rice. Cassava and oil palm under trial. Differences in land under contract- 16000ha and also 17000ha.

Intention of investment

Intention of investment
Biofuels, Food crops, Non-food agricultural commodities, Agriculture unspecified
Comment on intention of investment
One source mentions sugarcane for electricity. The sugar cane farm will provide animal feed and fertiliser as by products.

Nature of the deal

Nature of the deal
Lease

Negotiation status

Negotiation status
[2009] Concluded (Contract signed)
Comment on negotiation status
Planned Investment Value 257 000 000.00USD. Originally state owned, privatized in 2006 when Supertrek took the project over. Sunti Farms Ltd then took the project over from Supertrek in 2009.

Implementation status

Implementation status
In operation (production)
Comment on implementation status
Previously owned by Supertek Sugar Ltd. It is unclear when the plantation was originally brought into production.

Contract farming

Contract farming
Yes
Not on leased / purchased area (out-grower)
Yes
Not on leased / purchased farmers (out-grower)
3,000

Land area

Intended size (in ha)
15,000
Size under contract (leased or purchased area, in ha)
15,000
Size in operation (production, in ha)
[2013] 300
[2015] 3000
Comment on land area
Aim is to plant 10000ha of sugarcane and rice. Cassava and oil palm under trial. Differences in land under contract- 16000ha and also 17000ha.

Intention of investment

Intention of investment
Biofuels, Food crops, Non-food agricultural commodities, Agriculture unspecified
Comment on intention of investment
One source mentions sugarcane for electricity. The sugar cane farm will provide animal feed and fertiliser as by products.

Nature of the deal

Nature of the deal
Lease

Negotiation status

Negotiation status
[2009] Concluded (Contract signed)
Comment on negotiation status
Planned Investment Value 257 000 000.00USD. Originally state owned, privatized in 2006 when Supertrek took the project over. Sunti Farms Ltd then took the project over from Supertrek in 2009.

Implementation status

Implementation status
In operation (production)
Comment on implementation status
Previously owned by Supertek Sugar Ltd. It is unclear when the plantation was originally brought into production.

Contract farming

Contract farming
Yes
Not on leased / purchased area (out-grower)
Yes
Not on leased / purchased farmers (out-grower)
3,000

Contract #1

Duration of the agreement (in years)
99

Contract #1

Duration of the agreement (in years)
99

Number of domestic jobs created

Jobs created (domestic)
Yes
Planned number of jobs (domestic)
3,500
Comment on jobs created (domestic)
3,500 will be direct employees.

Number of domestic jobs created

Jobs created (domestic)
Yes
Planned number of jobs (domestic)
3,500
Comment on jobs created (domestic)
3,500 will be direct employees.

Operating company

Name of investment project
Sunti Golden Sugar Estate Limited

Operating company

Name of investment project
Sunti Golden Sugar Estate Limited

Data source #1

Data source type
Company sources
File
Date
2014-08-27
Comment on data source
Sunti Farms website

Data source #2

Data source type
Media report
File
Date
2014-09-04
Comment on data source
Business Day -- Flour Mills of Nigeria …positioned for future growth

Data source #3

Data source type
Company sources
File
Comment on data source
2,015 Annual Report and Accounts

Data source #4

Data source type
Company sources
File
Comment on data source
2,014 Annual Report and Accounts

Data source #5

Data source type
Media report
File
Comment on data source
Grow Africa -- Sunti Farms Ltd

Data source #6

Data source type
Media report
File
Date
2014-12-05
Comment on data source
Leadership -- Sunti Investment In Sugar Master Plan On Course– FG

Data source #7

Data source type
Media report
File
Date
2014-12-12
Comment on data source
The Nation -- Sourcing energy from sugar cane

Data source #8

Data source type
Media report
File
Date
2014-01-31
Comment on data source
The Nation -- Wanted ! water to grow sugar cane

Data source #9

Data source type
Media report
File
Date
2006-03-24
Comment on data source
All Africa: Nigeria: Privatisation: Supertek Acquires Sunti Sugar Co for N180m

Data source #10

Data source type
Media report
File
Comment on data source
Corporate Nigeria -- Nigerian Sugar

Data source #11

Data source type
Company sources
File
Date
2014-08-27
Comment on data source
Facts Behind The Figures A Presentation on the Floor of Nigerian Stock Exchange – Lagos

Data source #12

Data source type
Company sources
File
Comment on data source
Company Update Flour Mills of Nigeria Plc

Data source #1

Data source type
Company sources
File
Comment on data source
Sunti Farms website

Data source #2

Data source type
Media report
File
Comment on data source
Corporate Nigeria -- Nigerian Sugar

Data source #3

Data source type
Company sources
File
Date
2014-08-27
Comment on data source
Facts Behind The Figures A Presentation on the Floor of Nigerian Stock Exchange – Lagos

Data source #4

Data source type
Company sources
File
Comment on data source
Company Update Flour Mills of Nigeria Plc

Data source #5

Data source type
Media report
File
Date
2014-09-04
Comment on data source
Business Day -- Flour Mills of Nigeria …positioned for future growth

Data source #6

Data source type
Company sources
File
Comment on data source
2,015 Annual Report and Accounts

Data source #7

Data source type
Company sources
File
Comment on data source
2,014 Annual Report and Accounts

Data source #8

Data source type
Media report
File
Comment on data source
Grow Africa -- Sunti Farms Ltd

Data source #9

Data source type
Media report
File
Date
2014-12-05
Comment on data source
Leadership -- Sunti Investment In Sugar Master Plan On Course– FG

Data source #10

Data source type
Media report
File
Date
2014-12-12
Comment on data source
The Nation -- Sourcing energy from sugar cane

Data source #11

Data source type
Media report
File
Date
2014-01-31
Comment on data source
The Nation -- Wanted ! water to grow sugar cane

Data source #12

Data source type
Media report
File
Date
2006-03-24
Comment on data source
All Africa: Nigeria: Privatisation: Supertek Acquires Sunti Sugar Co for N180m

Data source #13

Data source type
Research Paper / Policy Report
File
Comment on data source
New Alliance, New Risk of Land Grabs, Action Aid, May 2015

Displacement of people

Comment on displacement of people
Sunti Village

Promised benefits for local communities

Promised benefits for local communities
Health
Comment on promised benefits for local communities
Clinic for Mokwa.

Displacement of people

Comment on displacement of people
Sunti Village

Promised benefits for local communities

Promised benefits for local communities
Health
Comment on promised benefits for local communities
Clinic for Mokwa.

Former land owner (not by constitution)

Former land owner
Private (large-scale farm)
Comment on former land owner
Supertek Nigeria Limited took the project over in 2006 when the government was privitising the state sugar plantation.

Former land use

Former land use
Commercial (large-scale) agriculture

Former land cover

Former land cover
Cropland
Marginal land

Former land owner (not by constitution)

Former land owner
Private (large-scale farm)
Comment on former land owner
Supertek Nigeria Limited took the project over in 2006 when the government was privitising the state sugar plantation.

Former land use

Former land use
Commercial (large-scale) agriculture

Former land cover

Former land cover
Cropland
Marginal land

Detailed crop, animal and mineral information

Crops area
Cassava (Maniok), Oil Palm, Rice, Sugar Cane

Use of produce

Has domestic use
Yes
Has export
Yes

In country processing of produce

In country processing of produce
Yes
Comment on in country processing of produce
Sunti Sugar Mill and rice mill on site.

Detailed crop, animal and mineral information

Crops area
Cassava (Maniok), Oil Palm, Rice, Sugar Cane

Use of produce

Has domestic use
Yes
Has export
Yes

In country processing of produce

In country processing of produce
Yes
Comment on in country processing of produce
Sunti Sugar Mill and rice mill on site.

Water extraction envisaged

Water extraction envisaged
Yes

Source of water extraction

Source of water extraction
Surface water (River)
Comment on source of water extraction
Niger river (another source mentions Nile River).

Water extraction envisaged

Water extraction envisaged
Yes

Source of water extraction

Source of water extraction
Surface water (River)
Comment on source of water extraction
Niger river (another source mentions Nile River).

Overall comment

Overall comment
Originally state owned, privatized in 2006 when Supertrek took the project over. Sunti Farms Ltd then took the project over from Supertrek in 2009.

Overall comment

Overall comment
Originally state owned, privatized in 2006 when Supertrek took the project over. Sunti Farms Ltd then took the project over from Supertrek in 2009.