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Slow Poison: Travails of Ogoni communities drinking toxins – nine years after UNEP report

Polluted well in Ogale

On August 28, 2020, the Hydrocarbon Pollution Remediation Project (HYPREP) tweeted that water supply to Ogoniland would begin before the end of the year. Abiose Adelaja Adams, Bertha Fellow, drew crude oil out of water wells in some Ogoni villages, and finds that nine years after the UNEP report, the people are still drinking toxins, while the government continues to ...

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Hook, Line, Sinker, by Onome Olive Etisioro

Hook Line Sinker

He may not survive this. Harry squeezed his shirt into his nose, trying to avoid breathing in too much of the rotting fish that was his current affliction. Not that it helped much. Not when he himself smelled like dead fish. Why were the fish dying in such great numbers and stinking up the coastline with the smell of death? ...

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