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Yenagoa, Bayelsa, Nigeria
By Tife Owolabi
17 Jun 2013

Two women in the oil rich Bayelsa State mine small rocks out moulding sand to make ends mate.

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Yenagoa, Bayelsa, Nigeria
By Tife Owolabi
17 Jun 2013

A woman's leg in the a moulding field working to earn a living and feed her wards owing to her husband jobless in the oil rich Bayelsa, Nigeria.

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Spills & Curses (1 of 20)
Yenagoa, Bayelsa, Nigeria
By Tife Owolabi
15 Jun 2013

Taggo, an iron fabricator, wears a Royal Dutch Shell T-shirt along the streets of Yenagoa in the oil rich state of Bayelsa.

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Yenagoa, Bayelsa, Nigeria
By Tife Owolabi
15 Jun 2013

Kitchen used by the occupants of the uncompleted building in Yenagoa of oil rich Bayelsa state, Nigeria

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Yenagoa, Bayelsa, Nigeria
By Tife Owolabi
15 Jun 2013

Bathroom used by occupants of uncompleted building in Yenagoa of oil rich Bayelsa state, Nigeria

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Yenagoa, Bayelsa, Nigeria
By Tife Owolabi
15 Jun 2013

Esther and her friend Ebiere at the uncompleted building in Yenagoa of oil rich Bayelsa state, Nigeria.

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Yenagoa, Bayelsa, Nigeria
By Tife Owolabi
15 Jun 2013

An uncompleted building in the central city of oil rich Bayelsa state, Nigeria occupied by homeless and jobless people.

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Yenagoa, Bayelsa, Nigeria
By Tife Owolabi
15 Jun 2013

A toddler stands before a make-shift walkway into the uncompleted building occupied by homeless and jobless people in the oil rich Bayelsa state, Nigeria.

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Yenagoa, Bayelsa, Nigeria
By Tife Owolabi
15 Jun 2013

23 year-old, Esther, a school dropout sits on a window at an uncompleted building occupied by homeless and jobless people in the oil rich Bayelsa state, Nigeria.

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Yenagoa, Bayelsa, Nigeria
By Tife Owolabi
15 Jun 2013

36 year Okeychuwku sits on a bed at the uncompleted building in Yenagoa, capital of the oil rich Bayelsa state, Nigeria

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Yenagoa, Bayelsa, Nigeria
By Tife Owolabi
15 Jun 2013

35 year old Maria Johnson with her son sit by the door at an uncompleted building where they are living since they could not afford paying one.

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Yenagoa, Bayelsa, Nigeria
By Tife Owolabi
15 Jun 2013

10 year old Emmanuel searches for small rocks by the roadside of Yenagoa, capital of oil rich, Bayelsa state, Nigeria to support his family.

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Yenagoa, Bayelsa, Nigeria
By Tife Owolabi
15 Jun 2013

10 year old Emmanuel drags his two sacks in search for small rocks by the road side of Yenagoa, capital of oil rich, Bayelsa state, Nigeria to supports his family.

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Yenagoa, Bayelsa, Nigeria
By Tife Owolabi
15 Jun 2013

10 year old Emmanuel stands before small rocks by the road side of Yenagoa, capital of oil rich Bayelsa state, Nigeria, collected to support his family.

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Spills & Curses (12 of 20)
Yenagoa, Bayelsa, Nigeria
By Tife Owolabi
15 Jun 2013

5 year old Fortune, Freeborn's daughter, sits in the front of their home surrounded by spilled crude from Royal Dutch Shell Facility in Ikarama community in the oil rich Bayelsa state, Nigeria.

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Spills & Curses (2 of 20)
Yenagoa, Bayelsa, Nigeria
By Tife Owolabi
14 Jun 2013

Taggo, an iron fabricator wears a Royal Dutch Shell T-shirt along the streets of Yenagoa in the oil rich state of Bayelsa.

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Yenagoa, Bayelsa, Nigeria
By Tife Owolabi
14 Jun 2013

Farmland covered with spilled crude from Royal Dutch Shell Facility at Ikarama community of oil rich Bayelsa state,Nigeria .

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Yenagoa, Bayelsa, Nigeria
By Tife Owolabi
14 Jun 2013

Freeborn's family stands in front of their home near Royal Dutch Shell Facility in Ikarama community in the oil rich Bayelsa State, Nigeria.

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Yenagoa, Bayelsa, Nigeria
By Tife Owolabi
14 Jun 2013

An environmentalist, Alagoa Morris with Environmental Rights Action (ERA) viewing the spread of spilled crude from the Royal Dutch Shell facility at Ikarama community in the oil rich Bayelsa state, Nigeria.

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Yenagoa, Bayelsa, Nigeria
By Tife Owolabi
14 Jun 2013

Alagoa Morris, an environmental activist with a shirt saying "Climate Justice now," takes a snap shot at the spill site at Ikarama community near Royal Dutch Shell Facility in the oil rich Bayelsa state, Nigeria.

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Spills & Curses (5 of 20)
Yenagoa, Bayelsa, Nigeria
By Tife Owolabi
14 Jun 2013

Alagoa Morris, an environmentalist, walks through the bush around the recent Royal Dutch Shell spill site at Ikarama of oil rich Bayelsa state, Nigeria.

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Spills & Curses (11 of 20)
Yenagoa, Bayelsa, Nigeria
By Tife Owolabi
14 Jun 2013

5 year old Fortune plays with spilled crude oil near their home in Ikarama community, near Royal Dutch Shell Facility in the oil rich Bayelsa state, Nigeria.

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Yenagoa, Bayelsa, Nigeria
By Tife Owolabi
14 Jun 2013

Freeborn Roland excavates spoiled cassava crop as a result of spilled crude from Royal Dutch Shell facility near his home in Ikrama community in the oil rich Bayelsa state, Nigeria.

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Yenagoa, Bayelsa, Nigeria
By Tife Owolabi
14 Jun 2013

Freeborn wife and four children, including four month-old twins pose to camera in their near Royal Dutch Shell recent spill in Ikarama community of oil rich Bayelsa state, Nigeria.

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Spills & Curses (19 of 20)
Yenagoa, Bayelsa, Nigeria
By Tife Owolabi
09 Apr 2013

Jeremaih Tukor, a naitive of Ikarama community empties sample of spilled crude from Eni/Agip Facility on the ground into container in the oil rich Bayelsa state, Nigeria.

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Yenagoa, Bayelsa, Nigeria
By Tife Owolabi
09 Apr 2013

A boy with firewood crosses the Eni/Agip pipeline in the oil rich Bayelsa state, Nigeria.

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Spills & Curses (17 of 20)
Yenagoa, Bayelsa, Nigeria
By Tife Owolabi
08 Apr 2013

Well head of crude facility belonging to Eni/Agip in the oil rich Bayelsa State, Nigeria.

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Yenagoa, Bayelsa, Nigeria
By Tife Owolabi
09 Mar 2013

Jeremaih Tukor, a native of Ikarama community collects sample of spilled crude from Eni/Agip Facility on the ground in the oil rich Bayelsa state, Nigeria.

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Yenagoa, Bayelsa, Nigeria
By Tife Owolabi
24 Oct 2012

A woman with her four kids returning home to her farm in a wooden canoe in the waterway of oil rich Bayelsa state, Nigeria.

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Yenagoa, Bayelsa, Nigeria
By Tife Owolabi
23 Oct 2012

A family in a wooden canoe along the Nun river in the oil rich Bayelsa state, Nigeria

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Yenagoa, Bayelsa, Nigeria
By Tife Owolabi
17 Oct 2012

A teenage girl in a fishing expedition is covered with crude oil in the waterways of the oil rich Bayelsa state, Nigeria.