Shell Nigeria dodging responsibilities

This briefing note sums up Shell Nigeria’s latest large cases with regard to human rights and the environment: the hundreds of USD million to be paid for the clean-up of Ogoniland following the UNEP report, its involvement in the USD 1 billion corruption case on oil block OPL 245, the pending USD 3.6 billion claim for the Bonga spill in 2011, the USD 84 million settlement of the Bodo oil spills in 2008, its divestments onshore causing local discontent. The briefing note also provides an overview of the continuing oil spills and gas flares.

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