Oil Cemetery is the story of Rita, a fragile young girl living in the Niger Delta, whose father becomes a victim of an oil company’s activities. On the one hand is the obscene wealth enjoyed by a few while the majority of the delta’s citizens live in poverty and suffer from the degradation of their environment. Oil Cemetery shows the quest of these people to seek a solution to their suffering, while delving into the intrigues of the elites. By a twist of fate, Rita leads a subtle revolution that will shock the entire community.
About the Author
Dr. May Ifeoma Nwoye is a Nigerian academic and university administrator who studied in the United States of America. She was the former National Vice President of the Association of Nigerian Authors.