Poison fire – mapping gas flares in Niger Delta
Poison Fire video draws attention to the massive destruction of people’s lives and communities in the Niger Delta…………
Poison Fire follows a team of local activists as they gather “video testimonies” from communities on the impact of oils spills and gas flaring. We see creeks full of crude oil, devastated mangrove forests, wellheads that has been leaking gas and oil for months. We meet people whose survival is acutely threatened by the loss of farmland, fishing and drinking water and the health hazards of gas flaring.
There is also a blog, photos and background information.