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" Niger Delta"

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World - Africa
2/12/2021 6:06:24 PM
The UK Supreme Court allowed a group of 42,500 Nigerian farmers and fishermen to sue Shell in English courts after years of oil spills in the Niger Delta contaminated land and groundwater

World - International
8/21/2016 12:12:50 PM

World - International
6/4/2016 6:25:23 PM

World - International
5/28/2016 7:47:52 PM

World - International
5/21/2016 11:35:18 AM

World - International
5/10/2016 9:55:15 PM

World - International
5/11/2014 9:10:05 AM

Business - Economy
1/30/2013 12:33:50 PM
Domestic court rules Dutch giant Shell is partially responsible for oil spills in the Niger Delta

World - International
12/24/2012 2:01:38 PM
A supply vessel was the latest victim of a string of pirate attacks off Nigeria's oil-producing southern coast

World - International
12/19/2012 2:58:24 PM
A tanker was attacked and looted and five of its crew members were abducted by pirates off the coast of Nigeria

World - International
12/13/2012 6:23:04 PM
Army troops arrest dozens of people in their search for the mother of Nigeria's finance minister who was abducted from her home two days ago

World - International
11/28/2012 1:02:59 PM
Nigerian police says that two foreigners working in an oil field in the Niger Delta region were kidnapped by gunmen

World - International
9/27/2012 3:51:16 PM
Nnimoh Bassey, prominent Nigerian rights activist and environmentalist, wins 2012 Norwegian Rafto Prize for his campaigning on behalf of victims of climate change

World - International
8/26/2012 3:22:55 PM
A joint military operation involving Nigeria's navy and the army rescues 27 abducted oil workers of an oil-servicing company by an armed gang called the Lactop Marine Force

Business - Economy
2/25/2012 12:59:04 PM
Charges of fraud and money-laundering brought against a former governor in the oil-rich Niger Delta looks likly to escalate a feud with President Goodluck

World - International
2/5/2012 12:32:12 PM
Threats made by Nigerian militant group come months after suspending attacks on oil installations and workers in Niger Delta

World - International
5/29/2011 4:22:28 PM
Nigerian President Jonathan is due to be sworn in on Sunday following elections seen as the country's fairest in two decades, but he faces a divided nation after deadly post-poll riots

World - International
4/18/2011 4:00:54 PM
Nigeria's north burst into protests over presidential elections and curfew is imposed on the northern state of Kaduna

Egypt -
12/2/2010 3:10:38 PM
An Egyptian expatriate worker is killed in the Niger Delta as analysts fear an upsurge in violence ahead of Nigeria's 2011 elections.