Shell Nigeria

Widows of four men hanged with the writer and human rights activist - Ken Saro-Wiwa by the Sani Abacha-led Nigerian military government in 1995, have dragged oil giant - Shell to court. The civil case was filed in a Dutch court by Esther Kiobel more

4 Jul 2017 00:00 News

Mrs Diezani Alison-Madueke is Nigeria's first woman Minister of Petroleum Resources who in October 2010 became the first woman to head a country delegation at the annual OPEC conference. more

7 Jan 2014 00:00 Business & Economy

The National Coalition on Gas flaring and Oil spills in the Niger Delta (NACGOND) welcomes the Dutch court’s ruling on Wednesday 30th January 2013, in the case instituted against Royal Dutch Shell by a group of farmers from the Niger Delta. The rulin more

7 Feb 2013 00:00 Opinion

A Dutch court has rejected a bid by Nigerian farmers to hold Shell's parent company responsible for oil damage to their villages, saying that only the Anglo-Dutch oil giant's Nigerian subsidiary was partly responsible. more

30 Jan 2013 14:19 News 1 Comments