Nigeria to Bring an End to Crude Oil Theft


The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation has vowed to intensify efforts to stamp out crude oil theft in the Niger Delta region.
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  • Nigeria:  Illegal Refineries - Fear Rules Bayelsa Community Over JTF Invasion

    Vanguard, 2 October 2012

    "We thought we were under military siege and some of our people fled their homes when they saw the armada of boats and armed soldiers heading towards our community," said John ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Experts Seek Legal Backing for Bunkering

    Vanguard, 2 October 2012

    Illegal bunkering has become a major problem in the oil rich Niger Delta region. At the last count the nation reportedly loses about 150,000 barrels of crude oil per day to this ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  We Have Achieved Zero Oil Theft in Some Areas - Capt. Itima

    Vanguard, 2 October 2012

    THE demise of Captain Romeo Itima, the late Managing Director of Global West Specialist Vessels Limited after an attack from suspected pirates has no way effected the operations of ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  NNPC Pledges Collaboration to Stop Crude Oil Theft

    Vanguard, 6 August 2012

    The NNPC has pledged to collaborate with other agencies in efforts to stem crude oil theft in Nigeria. read more »

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  • Nigeria:  NNPC, Inter-Agency Committee Move to Check Crude Oil Theft

    This Day, 6 August 2012

    The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has said it will work with the recently inaugurated Federal Government's inter-agency maritime operation committee to checkmate ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  NNPC, Maritime Committee to End Crude Oil Theft

    Leadership, 6 August 2012

    The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has expressed its determination to collaborate with other federal government agencies to bring to an immediate end, crude oil ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Jonathan Vows to Clampdown On Oil Thieves

    This Day, 24 July 2012

    President Goodluck Jonathan has vowed to intensify the Federal Government's efforts to stamp out crude oil theft in the Niger Delta region, promising to deal decisively with anyone ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Jonathan Laments Oil Theft

    Leadership, 24 July 2012

    President Goodluck Jonathan yesterday described as embarrassing a situation where Nigeria has come to be identified as the only country in which crude oil is stolen, saying ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Oil Theft Embarrassing - Jonathan

    Daily Trust, 24 July 2012

    Presidential Goodluck Jonathan yesterday described the situation where it is only Nigeria that crude oil is stolen as extremely embarrassing and unacceptable. read more »

  • Nigeria:  Nigeria, Other OPEC Members Export 4.5 Million Barrels of Oil Per Day

    This Day, 24 July 2012

    Nigeria and other members of the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) exported 4.5 million barrels of oil per day (mbpd) in 2011, according to the group's just ... read more »