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Congressional Hearing On Nigeria

August 04, 1999

Yesterday, the congressional subcommittee on Africa convened a hearing on Nigeria. Among the issues discussed were environmental devastation, human rights, and the role of oil companies such as Chevron in backing the repressive actions of the Nigerian government.


  • Excerpts From Congressional Hearing On Nigeria — Rep. Cynthia McKinney questioning Ambassador David Miller of the Corporate Counsel on Africa


  • Bronwen Manby, Researcher with the Africa Division of Human Rights Watch.
  • Rep. Cynthia Mckinney (D, GA).

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