Shell’s royal flush to make Abuja fold to ICSID

Shell’s royal flush to make Abuja fold to ICSID

Accused of having caused an oil spill during the Biafran war, the oil major brought the case before the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID), supported by an armada of advisers.

Someone shares this article with you
            ▪ Shell’s royal flush to make Abuja fold to ICSID

▪ Accused of having caused an oil spill during the Biafran war, the oil major brought the case before the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID), supported by an armada of advisers.

https://www.jeuneafriquebusinessplus.com/en/806993/shells-royal-flush-that-it-hopes-will-make-abuja-fold-to-icsid/

16/02/2021 at 17h00, by Jeune Afrique Business+, updated 17/02/2021

Several decades of media and legal battles have failed to bring the Nigerian government and Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Limited (SPDC) to an agreement. The former accuses the latter of illegal dumping and pollution that led to an oil spill in the community of Ejama-Ebubu during the 1967-1970 Biafra War.

To read the article and discover your subscription benefits

You are connected to your Jeune Afrique account but your Jeune Afrique Business+ subscription does not allow you to consult the English version. To update your subscription, contact us by clicking here.

Recommended articles

Oil & Gas

17/03/2021 at 18h13, by Jeune Afrique Business+, updated 18/03/2021

Shell Nigeria faces more legal attacks

The Anglo-Dutch oil giant is facing new litigation in Nigeria.

Renewable energies

21/01/2020 at 14h17, by Aurelie Benoit

Renewables: Bank of America, Facebook, Shell et al join responsAbility’s new fund

The Swiss investment company, which has over $3bn of assets under management, has teamed up with a number...

Any questions ? contact us

Please get in touch with the Jeune Afrique Business+ team if you require any further information.

Email us : abonnements@jeuneafriquebusinessplus.com

Add JAB+ to your home screen

1. Click on + at the bottom of your screen.

2. Click on + to add JAB+ on the home screen.

3. Enter the name of the shortcut and confirm.