Nnimmo Bassey: Oil, Ogoniland and Nigeria

A talk by Nnimmo Bassey author of To Cook a Continent.

Bassey is and activist and poet, the executive director of
Environmental Rights Action (ERA), Nigeria and elected chair of Friends of the Earth International. He is one of Time magazine’s Heroes of the Environment 2009 and co-winner of the 2010 Right Livelihood Award (the Alternative Nobel Prize). His books include Oilwatching in South America and Genetically Modified Organisms: the African Challenge.