Apr 6th, 2012
Peace amidst war for resource control Beverly Bell, Other Worlds The fight for resource control has led to the eruption and escalation of all manner of conflict and violence in the Niger Delta. It’s all about power and control in light of the oil revenue. INTRODUCTION Welcome to Birthing Justice: Wom...
Mar 6th, 2011
YENAGOA, Nigeria — Nigeria’s military said it destroyed 500 illicit oil refineries dotted along the creeks of the southern Niger Delta in a six-hour weekend raid. Around 100 troops backed by gunboats and helicopters flattened the makeshift refineries in the Mbiama area located in a key oil-prod...
Oct 31st, 2010
Ghana is known for its potential in mineral resources like diamond, gold and bauxite, and the latest reports about oil discovery in the country is seen as good news for the socio-economic development of the country. But the greatest questions that Ghanaians must continue to ask themselves ...