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AUDIO FILE: Nigerian Oil Activist, Omoyele Sorowe

Omoyele Sowore is a Nigerian Oil activist traveling through the United States educating people about tragic conditions in his country caused by our planetary addiction to petroleum. He spoke of the pollution of the Niger delta in Africa, of torture, of rampant and escalating poverty in a country producing 2.5 million barrels of oil a day, 25% of which goes to the U.S. Niger is the 6th largest producer of oil in the world.

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Omoyele Sowore speaking in Portland at Lewis and Clark College
Omoyele Sowore speaking in Portland at Lewis and Clark College
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