As we have seen, there have been many instances of oil spills in Nigeria.  These can have devastating consequences for local people and their environment.

Make a detailed case study of either the Bodo or the Bonga oil spills


  1. The location of the spill.
  2. The effects of the spill on people and the environment.
  3. What has been done to clean up the area?
  4. Has compensation been paid to the local people?
  5. How can oil spills be prevented.

You can complete your work in your book, on paper or online.