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Oil pollution in the Niger Delta


The Gulf Coast is not the only region where spilling crude oil is having a major environmental impact.

The Niger Delta has gained the dubious distinction of being the 'global capital of oil pollution'.

Caroline Duffield reports from Port Harcourt, Nigeria.


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