'Shell Nigeria's Operations Could Be Under Scrutiny in 2020'
In 2020, Shell may be facing unprecedented legal scrutiny, over allegations that include its complicity in unlawful executions, and causing systemic pollution and environmental damage in the Niger Delta, Amnesty International has said.
Shell oil spill at Goi, Ogoni Land, Niger Delta.
The Federal High Court in Lagos has dismissed a suit by Shell challenging the imposition of a U.S.$3.6 billion fine on it by the government. The oil giant had sued the National Oil ... Read more »
A British judge has ruled that Nigeria's Bodo community, which has been involved in a protracted legal battle with Shell over the clean-up of two 2008 oil spills, should retain the ... Read more »
The Bodo oil spills has been the subject of years of legal wrangling. In 2015, Shell accepted liability for the spills, agreeing to pay U.S.$83 million to villagers, and to clean ... Read more »