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  • Shell and Eni to temporarily forfeit Nigerian oil prospect - Financial Times

    Shell and Eni to temporarily forfeit Nigerian oil prospect - Financial Times;

    A court in Nigeria has ordered Royal Dutch Shell and Eni to temporarily forfeit one of the country's most highly-prized oil prospects, pending completion of a corruption investigation into the $1.3bn deal that secured the asset. Sample the FT's top ...and more »

  • UK: Shell ruling gives green light for corporations to profit from abuses overseas - Amnesty International

    UK: Shell ruling gives green light for corporations to profit from abuses overseas - Amnesty International;

    A UK High Court ruling that two Niger Delta communities devastated by oil spills cannot have their claims against Shell heard in the UK could rob them of justice and allow UK multinationals to commit abuses overseas with impunity, Amnesty International ...and more »

  • Nigerian oil pollution claims against Shell cannot be heard in UK, court rules - The Guardian

    Nigerian oil pollution claims against Shell cannot be heard in UK, court rules - The Guardian;

    A man collecting polluted water at an illegal oil refinery site near river Nun in Bayelsa. Photograph: Akintunde Akinleye/Reuters. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter · Share via Email; View more sharing options; Share on LinkedIn · Share on Pinterest ...and more »

  • Nigeria seizes $1.2bn oil bloc in Shell, Eni scandal - News24

    Nigeria seizes $1.2bn oil bloc in Shell, Eni scandal - News24;

    Johannesburg - A court document shows Nigeria is seizing back one of Africa's richest oil blocs and could prosecute petroleum giants Shell and Eni in a corruption scandal that has drawn investigators from the United States, Italy, France, Switzerland ...and more »

  • High Court blocks Nigeria oil spill case against Shell - Aljazeera.com

    High Court blocks Nigeria oil spill case against Shell - Aljazeera.com;

    High Court says communities devastated by spills from Anglo-Dutch company should file their case in Nigeria. 26 Jan 2017 16:07 GMT. Listen to this page using ReadSpeaker. 0; All Social. Nigerian communities say oil spills have caused a major increase ...and more »

  • UK court blocks Nigeria spill claims against Shell - Vanguard

    UK court blocks Nigeria spill claims against Shell - Vanguard;

    A British court on Thursday blocked pollution claims against Anglo-Dutch energy giant Shell by more than 40,000 Niger Delta residents demanding action over decades of oil spills in the region. Members of the Ogale and Bille communities had applied for ...and more »

  • Nigeria seizes $1.2bn oil field and announces prosecution of Shell and Eni for alleged corruption - The Independent

    Nigeria seizes $1.2bn oil field and announces prosecution of Shell and Eni for alleged corruption - The Independent;

    Nigeria is seizing back one of Africa's richest oil blocs and will prosecute petroleum giants Shell and Eni in a $1.2 billion corruption scandal that has drawn investigators from the United States, Italy, France, Switzerland and Holland, according to a ...and more »

  • UK court blocks Nigerian pollution claims against Shell - Daily Sabah

    UK court blocks Nigerian pollution claims against Shell - Daily Sabah;

    This file photo taken on March 22, 2013 shows creeks and vegetations devastated as a result of spills from oil thieves and Shell operational failures in Niger Delta on March 22, 2013. (AFP Photo). A British court on Thursday blocked pollution claims ...and more »

  • UK court: Nigeria citizens cannot sue Shell for oil spill - JURIST

    UK court: Nigeria citizens cannot sue Shell for oil spill - JURIST;

    [JURIST] The UK High Court [official website] ruled [judgment, PDF] on Thursday that Nigerian citizens affected by Shell oil spills cannot sue for relief in the UK. Lawyers for the Nigeria residents promised [press release] to appeal the judgment ...and more »

  • Niger Delta villages to appeal Shell's victory, say 'no hope of justice in Nigeria' - TheCable

    Niger Delta villages to appeal Shell's victory, say 'no hope of justice in Nigeria' - TheCable;

    Ogale and Bille communities in Rivers state have vowed to appeal the decision of a United Kingdom high court to halt the claims of pollution made against Royal Dutch Shell. The communities say they cannot get justice in Nigerian courts, saying they ...and more »