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Nigeria Oil Spill

Thousands Of Fishermen Reject Shell's Offer After Historically Wretched Spills

AP | MICHELLE FAUL | Posted 06.20.2014 | Green

LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — Thousands of Nigerian fishermen have rejected an offer of $50 million from Royal Dutch Shell for "some of the largest oil spil...

'The Whole River Is Full Of Oil'

Reuters | Posted 02.02.2014 | Green

By Tife Owolabi YENAGOA, Nigeria, Dec 2 (Reuters) - A large oil spill near Nigeria's Brass facility, run by ENI, has spread through t...

Shell To Negotiate With Nigerians Over Oil Spill

AP | By CARLEY PETESCH | Posted 11.09.2013 | Green

LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — Shell officials on Monday began talks in Nigeria's southern city of Port Harcourt with representatives for the Bodo community ...

More Oil Spills Since The Gulf

Posted 04.20.2012 | Green

As the country's attention is turned toward the Gulf of Mexico on the second anniversary of the Deepwater Horizon spill, it is also important to recog...

Worst Nigeria Offshore Oil Spill In Over A Decade Reportedly Contained

AP | JON GAMBRELL | Posted 02.25.2012 | Green

ABOARD THE BONGA FLOATING OIL VESSEL (AP) — The worst Nigeria offshore oil spill in more than a decade has been contained before reaching the West A...

Shell Oil Spill Off Nigeria Likely Worst To Hit Those Waters In Decade

AP | By JON GAMBRELL | Posted 02.21.2012 | Green

LAGOS, Nigeria -- An oil spill near the coast of Nigeria is likely the worst to hit those waters in a decade, a government official said Thursday, as ...

Shell Refuses To Pay For Nigeria Oil Spill Pollution

AP | ARTHUR MAX | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

AMSTERDAM — Royal Dutch Shell executives defended their much-criticized operation in the Niger Delta before Dutch lawmakers on Wednesday but sai...