Ken Saro Wiwa

 
International oil giant is 'liable for rights violations' in Nigeria
International oil giant is 'liable for rights violations' in Nigeria
Amnesty International on Tuesday called for Shell to be prosecuted for allegedly helping Nigeria's military to commit human rights abuses in the...
Beyond Saro-Wiwa the martyr
Beyond Saro-Wiwa the martyr
To most of us Ken Saro-Wiwa was a Nigerian activist and a martyr -- a brave and inspiring campaigner who led his Ogoni people's struggle against...
Activist Ken Saro-Wiwa's daughter remembers her father
Activist Ken Saro-Wiwa's daughter remembers her father
To most of us, Ken Saro-Wiwa was a Nigerian activist and a martyr, a brave and inspiring campaigner who led his Ogoni people's struggle against the...
Son of hated dictator Abacha runs for office in Nigeria
Son of hated dictator Abacha runs for office in Nigeria
Nigerians were reminded of a grim period in their history this week with the announcement that the son of hated ex-dictator Sani Abacha had...
Shell pays out $15,5m over Saro-Wiwa killing
Shell pays out $15,5m over Saro-Wiwa killing
The oil giant Shell has agreed to pay $15,5-million in settlement of a legal action in which it was accused of having collaborated in the execution...
Saro-Wiwa battles Shell again
Saro-Wiwa battles Shell again
In 1995, at a trial that resulted in his conviction and execution, the Nigerian writer and environmental activist Ken Saro-Wiwa vowed that the oil...
New delay hits human rights suit against Shell
New delay hits human rights suit against Shell
A pre-trial conference scheduled in the potentially landmark lawsuit brought by Nigerian plaintiffs against oil giant Royal Dutch Shell has been...
Nigerian past haunts Shell
Nigerian past haunts Shell
Oil giant Shell faces allegations of complicity in horrific abuses by the Nigerian government, including the execution of environmental protestor...
Nature oasis flourishes in Belgium's coal belt
Nature oasis flourishes in Belgium's coal belt
Fringed by dark hills of coal waste and long-shuttered collieries, Belgium's first national park might seem a humble contender for the role of...

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