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  • Author:
    Ike Okonta,Oronto Douglas
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    0745313329
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    Stylus Pub Llc (October 1, 1998)
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    320 pages
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Where Vultures Feast book.

Where Vultures Feast book.

Where Vultures Feast. 96. Ambush in the Night. 116. A Game for Spin Doctors.

The plunder of the Niger Delta has turned full circle as crude oil has taken the place of palm oil, but the dramatis personae remain the same: a powerful multinational company bent on extracting the last drop of blood from the richly endowed Niger Delta, and a courageous people determined to resist. Where Vultures Feast. Forty Years of Shell in the Niger Delta. by Ike Okonta, Oronto Douglas. Published October 1998 by Stylus Publishing.

Since Royal Dutch Shell first struck oil in the Niger Delta in 1956, the environment and economy of the country . Ike Okonta is a scholar currently working at Oxford University. Oronto Douglas is a former attorney for the late Ken Saro-Wiwa.

Since Royal Dutch Shell first struck oil in the Niger Delta in 1956, the environment and economy of the country have been in steady decline.

On 22 February 1895, a naval force laid siege to Brass, the chief city of the Ijo people of Nembe in Nigeria's Niger Delta. After severe fighting, the city was razed. More than two thousand people perished in the attack. A hundred years later, the world was shocked by the murder of Ken Saro-Wiwa-writer, political activist, and leader of the Movement for the Survival of the Ogoni People.

Shell International Petroleum Company, ltd, Petroleum industry and trade, Petroleum industry and trade. San Francisco : Sierra Club Books. inlibrary; printdisabled; ; china.

Ike Okonta and Oronto Douglas. Where Vultures Feast: Shell, Human Rights, and Oil in the Niger Delta.

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Also see Ike Okonta and Oronto Douglas, Where Vultures Feast: 40 Years of Shell in the Niger Delta, San Francisco, CA: Sierra Club Books, 2001, pp. 72–75. 44. David Yergin, ThePrize: The Epic Quest for Oil, Money and Power, New York: Simon and Schuster, 1991, pp. 567–572.

Online version: Okonta, Ike, 1963- Where vultures feast. Material Type: Internet resource.