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'Revoke AGIP Operating Licence,' Friends of the Earth Nigeria Tells Nigerian Government


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'Revoke AGIP Operating Licence,' Friends of the Earth Nigeria Tells Nigerian Government

LAGOS, NIGERIA - Friends of the Earth Nigeria / Environmental Rights Action (ERA/FoEN) has demanded a Nigerian Federal Government probe into of explosions caused by Nigerian Agip Oil Company [NAOC] operations in several communities in Bayelsa State where the company has facilities, and a revocation of the company's operational licence.

Explosions from Agip pipelines and resultant deaths have been recorded since 1995 and have escalated in the last three years.

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