Shell Failing to Clean Nigeria Oil-Spill Sites, Amnesty Says

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  • Nigerian regulator incorrectly said spill sites clean
  • Shell says oil theft, illegal refining a persistent challenge

Royal Dutch Shell Plc has failed to clean up four oil-spill sites in the crude-producing Niger River delta, three of which an under-resourced Nigerian regulator dealing with leakages said had been decontaminated, Amnesty International said in a report on Tuesday.

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