Friday, October 23, 2020
Monday, October 5, 2020
Nigeria to Bar Vessels Without Licenses from Operating in Nigerian Waters
ABUJA, Oct 4 (Reuters) – Nigeria plans to bar vessels without a valid licence to operate in Nigerian waters and has given shipping companies that trade in its coastal and...
Thursday, March 26, 2020
Nigeria Imposes Port Restrictions to Prevent COVID-19 Spread
LAGOS, March 26 (Reuters) – Nigeria will only allow cargo vessels that have been at sea for more than two weeks to dock in its ports to prevent the spread...
Wednesday, January 22, 2020
Tuesday, April 30, 2019
Nigeria Deploys Satellite Tech to Track Oil Smugglers
By Noah Browning LONDON, April 30 (Reuters) – From algorithms to track “dark” ships smuggling stolen crude oil to an online licensing system to undercut corruption, one Nigerian government agency hopes...
Thursday, April 4, 2019
Nigeria to Build Seaports to Ease Gridlock on Lagos’s Shore
By Solape Renner and Anthony Osae-Brown (Bloomberg) — Nigeria is building a new deep-sea port and considering two additional facilities to ease congestion in the main harbors of the commercial...
Thursday, December 20, 2018
Total Poised to Start Exports From Big New Oil Field in Nigeria
By Sherry Su (Bloomberg) — Total SA is poised to start exports of crude from a major new offshore field in Nigeria, adding to global supplies at a time when...
Tuesday, October 30, 2018
Nigeria Heads to Deep Water in Search of Future for Oil Producers
By Elisha Bala-Gbogbo (Bloomberg) — When it comes to the future of its oil industry, Nigeria is looking miles out to sea. By early next year, the largest offshore production vessel ever...
Saturday, September 22, 2018
Monday, August 27, 2018
Monday, June 4, 2018
Shell Says Nigeria Attacks Persist Even as Oil Output Recovers
By Elisha Bala-Gbogbo (Bloomberg) — Nigeria’s oil wells may be flowing again, but the country’s largest operator says attacks continue to put a brake on output. “Security in parts of...
Sunday, May 20, 2018
Don’t Neglect to Pay the Middleman: How Shell and Eni Ended Up On Trial
By Libby George and Shadia Nasralla LONDON, May 21 (Reuters) – Seven years ago, two middlemen launched civil lawsuits to seek payment for helping arrange a $1.3 billion oil deal in...
Wednesday, February 7, 2018
Nigeria’s Thirst for Gasoline Draws Rare Suezmax Cargo to West Africa
By Libby George and Ahmad Ghaddar LONDON, Feb 7 (Reuters) – Nigeria’s push to keep its citizens stocked with fuel is drawing close to a million tonnes a month of gasoline...
Wednesday, December 20, 2017
Eni, Shell to Face Trial in Italy in $1 Billion Bribery Case
By Chiara Albanese, Sergio Di Pasquale and Kelly Gilblom (Bloomberg) — Eni SpA, Royal Dutch Shell Plc and senior executives will face trial over a $1.1 billion bribery scandal in...
Friday, November 3, 2017
Nigeria Oil Militant Group Ends Cease-Fire, Pledges Attacks on ‘Every Oil Installation’
By Elisha Bala-Gbogbo (Bloomberg) — A militant group in Nigeria’s southern Niger River delta, whose attacks on oil installations in 2016 cut output to the lowest in three decades, said...
Sunday, August 21, 2016
Anger in the Delta keeps oil majors quiet – and Nigeria’s crude offline
(Reuters) Oil companies and even Nigerian officials are losing faith in a deal anytime soon with militants who have slashed the nation’s oil output, casting doubt on a production recovery...
Thursday, July 7, 2016
Sailors Released After Two Years Imprisonment in Nigeria
The 11-strong crew of the MT Maro have finally been released after being held for two years in Nigeria. Revd Boet van Schalkwyk, a chaplain for international maritime charity, Sailors’...
Wednesday, March 16, 2016
Nigeria and Equatorial Guinea Sign Maritime Security Agreement
ABUJA, March 16 (Reuters) – Nigeria and Equatorial Guinea signed an agreement to establish combined patrols to bolster security in the Gulf of Guinea, which has been plagued by piracy...
Thursday, February 25, 2016
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