Royal Dutch Shell (RDS.A, RDS.B) has been trending on Twitter this week, something that can...

|About: Royal Dutch Shell plc (RDS.A)|By:, SA News Editor

Royal Dutch Shell (RDS.A, RDS.B) has been trending on Twitter this week, something that can spell trouble for a corporation. Behind the trend is advocacy group Avaaz, which is supporting a move by some Nigerian politicians to levy a $5B fine on Shell to compensate people affected by the 2011 Bonga oil spill. Shell is silent so far on the issue.