Nigeria

Andrea Germanos, staff writer
In the oil-rich Niger delta, where communities suffer " enormous " effects from decades of spills, a militant group claiming responsibility for a spate of attacks on oil infrastructure now appears to have the backing of some community members. The group, Niger Delta Avengers, whose links and sponsors are unclear , said it was responsible for...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
Activists in Nigeria gathered at the site of the country's first oil well on...
Nika Knight, staff writer
Monsanto is poised to begin planting genetically modified varieties of corn and...