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Ogoni Establish Their Own Environmental Protection Agency

28 Dec

from Intercontinental Cry

Photo Credit: Friends of the Earth

The Movement for the Survival of Ogoni People (MOSOP), an Ogoni-based non-governmental, non-political organization for the Ogoni people of South-Eastern Nigeria, have announced the creation of a new Environmental Protection Agency to make sure that oil companies operating in Ogoniland, like Chevron and Royal Dutch Shell, are held accountable for their ‘environmental crimes’.

Click here to read the full press release from MOSOP.