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Nigeria / Saro-Wiwa / Ogoniland #163972

ABC Evening News for Friday, Nov 08, 1996
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Vigils in Britain and elsewhere remembering Ken Saro-Wiwa, the Nigerian human rights activist hanged last year by the military regime, shown.

(Nigeria: Don Kladstrup) The current situation in Ogoniland in Nigeria featured; scenes shown. [Ruling general Sani ABACHA (with transcription on screen) denies crimes by police; opposes United States sanctions against Nigeria.] [Nigerian author Wole SOYINKA - calls him a vicious, visionless dictator.] [TransAfrica Randall ROBINSON - comments on the Nigerian government's course.]

Jennings, Peter;
Kladstrup, Don

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