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ERA Alert!! Raging Fire in Oilfield

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Fire has been raging at the Ojumole Oil Field, Ojumole town, Ugbo Kingdom in Ilaje local government area, Ondo State, Nigeria.

The fire is said to have started on Saturday, 3rd October, 2009, following an "explosion" and is very close to Bowoto Community. The cause is yet to be ascertained. Community folk are being displaced in panic. More details to be published as facts emerge.

Emergency help is needed.



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ERA recently presented a proposal to the Federal Government of Nigeria on how to build a Post Petroleum Nigeria. The event took place at the National Environmental Consultation held in Port Harcourt, Nigeria.

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