Nigeria's Bid for OPEC's Top Job Has Setback

Updated: Thu 12 Jun, 06:05 am

The government's bid to lobby for Petroleum Minister Diezani Alison-Madueke to take over the helm of the world oil group has been halted after the tenure of incumbent Addullah al-Badri was extended. read more »

Nigeria Group Rejects Shell's Spill Payout

Updated: Tue 24 Jun, 07:01 am

Oil giant, Royal Dutch Shell is ready to pay up to U.S.$51 million in compensation for two oil spills in Bodo, Nigeria in 2008, but the lawyer representing the claimants has rejected its offer, saying … read more »

Liberia Signs Multi-Million Dollar Oil Deal

Updated: Mon 11 Mar, 08:38 am 2013

President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has signed a multi-million dollar oil deal with one of the world's largest energy companies, Exxon Mobil. read more »