Tuesday, 5th December 2023
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10 Nov
Former Secretary of Movement for the Survival of Ogoni People (MOSOP), Prof. Ben Nanee, has regretted that the many years of struggle for environmental justice in Ogoniland and accountability in government yielded not the expected result due to corruption and mismanagement of resources.
3 Nov
Movement for the Survival of the Ogoni People (MOSOP) has re-echoed its call on the Federal Government to revisit the issue of wrongful execution of nine Ogoni civil rights activists and leaders by the late General Sani Abacha on November 10, 1995.
27 Oct
.As massive spill hits K-Dere in Ogoni Movement for the Survival of the Ogoni People (MOSOP) is seeking very harsh penalties on oil companies whose facilities pollute the environment in Niger Delta. The group also said penalties would deter oil companies, especially Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC), that is allegedly responsible for devastating oil spills in…
14 Aug
Ogoni communities have raised the alarm over mysterious disappearance of nine children within the past three weeks, saying their whereabouts were unknown in the area
3 Jul
Movement for the Survival of Ogoni People (MOSOP) has asked President Bola Tinubu to probe the alleged reckless mismanagement of $800 million fund appropriated for the Ogoni cleanup project in the last seven years.
16 Jun
Movement for Survival of Ogoni People (MOSOP) has reported massive oil spills from a Shell facility, which has polluted many parts of Ogoni land, calling on government agencies to urgently evacuate residents of the area.
15 Jun
Movement for the Survival of the Ogoni People (MOSOP) has urged the current administration to prioritise human rights and citizens’ welfare.
20 Mar
Movement for the Survival of the Ogoni People in the United States of America (MOSOP-USA) has petitioned the Minister of Environment, Mohammed Abdullahi, demanding termination of all Hydrocarbon Pollution Remediation Project (HYPREP) contracts on Ogoni cleanup.
24 Jan
Movement for the Survival of the Ogoni People (MOSOP) has decried alleged gross mismanagement of Ogoni’s 100 oil wells by multinationals, leading to the destruction of agricultural resources resulting in massive poverty in the area.
23 Jan
Movement for the Survival of the Ogoni People (MOSOP) has decried the gross mismanagement of Ogoni's hundred oil wells by multinationals to cause vast agricultural resources of indigenous communities to be destroyed by their activities, which resulted in massive poverty in the area. The group also described the communities as the most naturally endowed region…
5 Jan
Former Deputy Speaker of Rivers State House of Assembly, Leyii Kwanee, has lamented continued marginalisation in Ogoniland. Kwanee, in a statement to mark the 2023 Ogoni Day celebration, said the people had suffered both environmental and political backwardness, which adversely affected development of the area. He pointed out that the Ogoni cleanup recommended by United Nations since 2011 only took off without much commitment following the election…


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