Tomorrow Died Yesterday
by Chimeka Garricks
At the height of the kidnap of oil workers in the Niger delta of Nigeria, a kidnapping goes awry and four lives are reconnected. Douye the career militant, Amaibi the gentle eco-warrior, Kaniye the lawyer and Tubo an amoral oil company executive. Against a backdrop of corrupt practises, failed systems and injustice, these four friends tell the story of oil in a region.