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Escaping carbon slavery: the view from Nigeria

The climate negotiations have done worse than nothing to prevent climate change. Nigerian activist Adesuwa Uwagie-Ero suggests paths toward climate justice.

Filed in: Climate Change Environment Nigeria Oil

‘It’s a story of corruption, greed and ineptitude’

Nigerian Ken Henshaw is fighting his government’s calamitous energy privatization. Jess Worth meets him.

Filed in: Africa Nigeria

Foreign mercenaries will worsen the Boko Haram insurgency

Andrew Noakes cautions against intervention in Nigeria.

Filed in: Conflict Nigeria Terrorism

Ministers must answer to Nigerian land-grab investments

UK aid is funding a ‘new wave of colonialism’ as Africa is carved up by big business, writes Chris Walker.

Filed in: Agriculture Land Nigeria

Paris vs. Baga: What makes an atrocity newsworthy?

Virgil Hawkins decries the media’s bias in reporting on tragedy.

Filed in: France Nigeria Terrorism

Shell still avoiding oil spill justice

Nigerian communities receive compensation, but Sarah Shoraka says it’s not enough.

Filed in: Nigeria Oil

What does Boko Haram want?

Andrew Noakes analyses the movement’s origins and looks at possible solutions for Nigeria.

Filed in: Nigeria Terrorism

Playing politics with Nigeria’s insurgency risks civil war

With elections due next year, tensions are simmering, writes Andrew Noakes.

Filed in: Conflict Nigeria Politics

Words, words and more damned words

But to save the kidnapped Nigerian schoolgirls we need action, says Mari Marcel Thekaekara.

Filed in: Crime Nigeria Politics Terrorism

Clampdown continues on Nigeria’s LGBT community

But the global voices of dissent are growing louder, reports Chris Matthews.

Filed in: Activism England Gay Rights Nigeria Politics

The struggle continues, 18 years after the death of Ken Saro-Wiwa

Shell has left Ogoniland but the promised clean-up never came, reports Celestine Akpobari.

Filed in: Activism Corporations Environment Human Rights Nigeria Oil Pollution

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