Gunmen Kill 7 in Ogoni...MOSOP Call for Probe

Yet to be identified gunmen have invaded Ogoni land, Rivers state killing seven persons in Kporghor village in Tai local government area of the state. The victims, who were killed at about 10pm local time on Wednesday night were Mr. Saturday Akpenee (jnr), Miss Barisa Nkporbu, Mr. Ntormaa Nbete, Mrs. Nneenewa Dimkpa, Mr. TamBari Kpaabe, Mr. Dimkpa Dimkpa and a housemaid to Mr. Friday Dimkpa, whose name was not immediately known. Two other victims seriously injured in the attack were said to be in very critical condition in a hospital in the area.

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Shell Agrees to Start Cleanup of 2008 Ogoni Oil Spill, Signs MOU with Community

Shell has agreed with Nigerian fishing community of Bodo in the Niger Delta to start the clean up of two devastating oil spills in 2008, activists and locals said Saturday.

"Shell officials met with representatives of Bodo community in Port Harcourt yesterday (Friday). The meeting was attended by officials of the Dutch embassy, UNEP (United Nations Environment Programme), Amnesty International and some local activists," Steven Obodekwe of the Centre for Environment, Human Rights and Development lobby group told AFP.