Shell takes Nigeria to ICSID


Shell has lodged an ICSID claim against Nigeria over an oil mining joint venture in the Niger Delta that has led to multiple lawsuits based on allegations of environmental contamination.

Yesterday, the claim brought by Shell and its subsidiary the Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria (SPDC) under the Netherlands-Nigeria bilateral investment treaty was registered by the ICSID secretary-general.

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