|Related laws and legislations - Juridical texts related to the conflict|
NESREA (National Environmental Standards and Regulation Agency) has responsibility for the protection and development of the environment, biodiversity conservation and sustainable development of Nigerias natural resources in general and environmental technology including coordination, and liaison with, relevant stakeholders within and outsider Nigeria on maters of enforcement of environmental standards, regulations, rules,laws policies and guidelines.
|References to published books, academic articles, movies or published documentaries|
NESREA ACT, Federal Republic of Nigeria Official Gazette. No.92, Vol 94. Lagos ,31st July, 2007.
Annual Statistical Bulletin: A publication of Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation, 2010.
|Links to general newspaper articles, blogs or other websites|
|Other comments:||The daily life of people in Koluama community and its environs in Bayelsa State, reflects the daily existence of most people along the creeks and river in the Niger Delta. Although the gas blow out has been stopped, only after 46 days of continuous blowouts. But not without constant protests from community folks and criticism from environmental activists. |
NB. N/A means; Not available.
The project area affected cannot be quantified since it is offshore gas rig explosion. But the chevron inferno was wide spread affecting several neighboring riverside communities, such as Fish Town, Ikebiri kingdom, Opuama amongst others.