• News Feeds
Page last updated at 09:08 GMT, Thursday, 4 August 2011 10:08 UK

Shell oil spill 'devastates' Nigerians

The oil giant Shell has admitted liability for two oil spills in Nigeria that caused devastation to waterways in the Niger delta, on which many fishing communities depend.

Martyn Day, a lawyer who has brought a class action case against Shell in the UK for the damage done, goes through the details.

Get in touch with Today via email , Twitter or Facebook or text us on 84844.


Story Tools


Sign in

BBC navigation

Copyright © 2017 BBC. The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.

Americas Africa Europe Middle East South Asia Asia Pacific