Countries: West Africa

See also: Africa
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Oxfam America: "Follow the Money"

Standing at the pump, watching the numbers tick away, do you ever wonder where the money goes? You’re not alone: People on the other end of the pipeline are wondering too....

Regions: Central America, East Asia, South America

Issues: Corporations and human rights, Corruption, Human rights defenders

Witnessed: 2691 times


Witnessed: 2156 times


Bah Sisters - IRC Voices

With their courageous mother, the Bah sisters traveled from their native Guinea to Senegal and ultimately to the US seeking safety....

Regions: Guinea, Senegal

Issues: Internally displaced persons, Refugees

Witnessed: 2209 times


Community Testimony: Nigeria - Gas Flaring

Meet Tina and Ifie from Bayelsa. "The oil you are using comes from our area. it should be making Nigeria rich but if you come to the Niger Delta you cannot see any of that." ...

Regions: Nigeria

Issues: Corporations and human rights, Environment

Witnessed: 2178 times


Witnessed: 2158 times


Anger over Nigeria amnesty - 29 Sep 09

The Nigerian government has offered amnesty to fighters of the The Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger Delta (Mend) group who have long been waging a rebellion in the country's main oil-produci...

Regions: Nigeria

Issues: Corporations and human rights, Corruption, Environment

Witnessed: 2136 times


Raw: Soldiers Fire on Protesters in Guinea

At least 87 people have been killed after troops in Guinea opened fire on a huge opposition rally in the capital Conakry, reports say. ...

Regions: Guinea

Issues: Police brutality, Rape and sexual abuse, Violence

Witnessed: 2373 times


Unrest over Guinea killings - 30 Sept 09

Guinea's government has promised to investigate why troops from the presidential guard opened fire during a protest, says the death toll is much lower. ...

Regions: Guinea

Issues: Mass killings, Police brutality, Rape and sexual abuse

Witnessed: 3174 times