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Delta communities threaten to shut down oil firm over massive spill

The woman leader of the federated communities, Mrs Rachael Ukuveghre said the women, “will occupy the premises, we will dance naked on their premises until they listen to us.”

Dutch court set to deliver judgement on Shell Nigeria oil spill case

A lower court in the Netherlands found in 2013 that Shell should pay compensation for one leak, at Ikot Ada Udo, but ruled that Shell’s parent company in the Netherlands could not be held liable in a Dutch court for the actions of its Nigerian subsidiary.

Deltans panic over polluted water all over their community

“We have asked them to do evacuation of the affected wells so as to do a proper analysis of the cause of the spillage and also provide water for the affected persons.”

Investigation shows Oil firms spill 3,346 barrels of crude oil in eight months

On a company by company basis, the report revealed that Shell Petroleum Development Company, SPDC, recorded the highest spills, with 1,335.05 barrels of crude oil spilled in 17 incidents; followed by ND Western, with 1,280 barrels of crude oil spilled in five incidents.

Dying mother dolphin struggles to save baby in Mauritius lagoon after oil spill

The baby dolphin rolled over on its side, floating on the surface. Its mother repeatedly nudged its head above the oily...

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Update: Baba Ijesha arraigned for alleged sexual assault, attempted rape of minor

the actor sexually assaulted the minor in 2013 when she was seven years’ old by using his private part and a key to rub the private part of the minor.

FEC approves resumption of FCT N1trn land swap initiative launched by Jonathan

some amendments were made to the original form of the initiative by establishing a legal framework to protect all parties.

You must end insurgency, banditry, others — Reps tell new Army Chief

Let me assure you that the Joint Committees on Defence and Army will be thorough, transparent and sincere in the conduct of this screening. We owe this to Nigerians as their representatives. Consequently, we seek your cooperation as we embark on this constitutional legislative process”.

Breaking: Nigeria’s inflation rate slows to 17.93% in May

The food inflation also reduced to 22.28 percent in May from 22.72 in April.