This may sound absurd, but American companies like Shell are ripping off Nigeria.
Yes, that’s true. For the past 20 years, we have been taking a lot of oil from the Nigerians because they are using our equipment to get to the oil. The people of Nigeria are complaining because they live on the streets in poverty because of this unfair situation.
Should we listen?
One half of the story is that they’re government agreed to the deal with American companies, so why should we care? I mean, we’re getting a great deal. The other side of the story is that they are doing all the work and the oil is their natural resource. Which side do you fall on?
Here’s our thoughts:
So what do you think? Should we care that these people live in horrible conditions and share our wealth, or should we keep the wealth that we have?
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