Topic: Ken Saro-Wiwa
The Supreme Court will hear a case Monday which could determine whether cases involving foreign governments committing atrocities in their own countries should be heard in the US court system.
Nigeria's 2011 presidential race is squaring former president Ibrahim Babangida and former vice president Atiku Abubakar – both Muslims from the north – against incumbent Goodluck Jonathan from the Christian south.
08/16/2010 01:35 pm
Chevron has evacuated hundreds of employees from the oil-rich region of Nigeria after a string of attacks on oil pipelines.
06/21/2009 01:00 am
Despite the settlement, the oil firm denies complicity in the former military government's execution of antidrilling activists in the mid-1990s. Activists say the case is 'an important first step' toward justice in the region.
06/09/2009 01:00 am
Even in Africa, pressure is mounting for Thabo Mbeki to increase pressure on Zimbabwe's president.
07/01/2008 01:00 am