Godwin Ojo

Godwin Ojo is the executive director of Friends of the Earth Nigeria / Environmental Rights Action.

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Wednesday, November 16, 2016
The System Has Failed. Time for an Energy Transformation That Benefits People
The global energy system is powering climate change, making up two-thirds of global greenhouse emissions. This alone should trigger a massive shift in the way we produce and consume energy and spur our leaders to act. Instead, at the climate talks in Marrakech, we have seen a drive to keep pockets...
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Monday, November 09, 2015
Twenty Years On, Ken Saro-Wiwa's Legacy Echoes from the Grassroots to the United Nations
LAGOS, Nigeria – Ken Saro-Wiwa belonged to that rare but wonderful category of poet-writer turned non-violent resistance leader. And like too many non-violent resistance leaders, he was executed by the people whose interests he challenged. November 10th is the twentieth anniversary of his execution...
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