TAG: NIGER DELTA

Adeosun Insists Govt Policies Not OPEC Will Get Us Out of Recession

In order to fund the 2017 budget – its largest budget ever, Nigeria has borrowed extensively from foreign development...


Happy birthday Tompolo

Never attempt to win by force what can be won by deception.” ― Niccolò...




Why Shell May Not Renew Oil Blocks In 2019

Nairametrics|Seventeen of SPDC’s (Shell Petroleum Development Company) oil blocs will fall due for renewal in 2019, giving the oil...



Niger Delta Crisis: Osinbajo To Visit Oil Communities From Monday

The Nigerian Government has stepped up efforts to address the unrest in the Niger Delta. In a press release...


Shell Offered Two “Shocking” Reasons For Not Cleaning Up Oil Spills 

The king of Ogale, Chief Emere Godwin Bebe Okpabi, cut an interesting figure and made global news when he...


Heads Up on Forcados Terminal

Some days back, the Presidency announced the resumption of crude exports from the 250-300kbpd Trans-Forcados Pipeline (TFP) terminal in...


How Militancy Could Lengthen Economic Recession

NNPC explains how the militancy in the Niger Delata is affecting the FG's revenue and thus ability to resuscitate...



FG Breaks its Vow as Crocodile Smile Causes Apprehension

The Nigerian Army engaged in a precursor exercise to Operation Crocodile Smile, negating previous stance of FG of using...


Economist, Bismarck Rewane Denies MEND

Leading Nigerian economist and economic commentator Bismarck Rewane has come out to deny his appoint by MEND as one...


For The First Time Ex-President Jonathan Comments On The Nigeria’s Economy

Former President Goodluck Jonathan has identified the drop in crude oil prices as the reason for Nigeria’s present economic...


Shell Petroleum Development Company Reports $42 Billion Remitted To FG

Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) has revealed that the company and the Joint Venture (JV) partners paid $42 billion...


Niger-Delta Militants Blow Up A Seawater Pipeline, 15% of Nigeria’s Crude Output At Risk

A sub-sea pipeline in the Niger-Delta has been attacked by militants which could threaten Nigeria’s crude oil output. According...


Niger-Delta Militants Bomb Escravos Gas pipeline in Delta

A gas pipeline in Warri South-West Local Government Area, Delta State conveying gas from Escravos–Warri-Lagos-Abuja, was on Thursday Night...


CBN, Amnesty Office Will Review Ex – Militants’ Payment Process

The Presidential Amnesty Programme (PAP) has initiated communication with the Central Bank of Nigeria and security agencies to review...