Nigerian Report Uncovers Dirty Deals in Oil Industry

A new report has revealed that Nigeria lost out on tens of billions of dollars in oil and gas revenues over the last decade from cut price deals struck between some multinational oil companies and government officials.

A cartoon on the recurrent troubles of Nigeria's oil industry.

  • Nigeria:  Ribadu Committee Report - CPC, ANPP Warn Against Cover-Up

    Daily Trust, 29 October 2012

    Opposition Congress for Progressive Change (CPC) and the All Nigeria Peoples Party (ANPP) yesterday warned that any attempt by the federal government to cover up issues in the ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Report Uncovers Oil, Gas Sleaze

    This Day, 25 October 2012

    Nigeria has lost out on tens of billions of dollars in oil and gas revenues over the last decade from cut-price deals struck between multinational oil companies and government ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Ribadu Report Uncovers Billion Dollars Oil Theft

    Leadership, 25 October 2012

    Nigeria lost tens of billions of dollars in oil and gas revenues over the last decade from cut-price deals struck between multinational oil companies and government officials, a ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Dirty Deals in Oil Industry - Ribadu Report

    Vanguard, 25 October 2012

    Nigeria lost out on tens of billions of dollars in oil and gas revenues over the last decade from cut price deals struck between some multinational oil companies and government ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Senate Identifies Absence of Stringent Laws As Bane of Oil Spillage

    Leadership, 24 October 2012

    The Senate Committee on Environment and Ecology on Monday stressed the need for a stringent law to check the high level of oil spillage in the Niger Delta. read more »

  • Nigeria:  Senate Considers Strict Law Against Oil Spillage

    Daily Trust, 25 October 2012

    The Senate Committee on Environment and Ecology on Monday stressed the need for a stringent law to check the high level of oil spillage in the Niger Delta. read more »

  • Nigeria:  Committee Confirms Oil and Gas Deposits in Niger

    Daily Trust, 25 October 2012

    Niger State Gubernatorial Committee on the Development of the Bida Basin yesterday confirmed the presence of oil and gas in the area. read more »

  • Nigeria:  Crude Oil Production On Track, Says DPR

    This Day, 25 October 2012

    The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) yesterday explained that crude oil and gas production performance was on track despite the impact of flooding towards the end of the ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Oil Spills - Bill to Compel Compensation to Communities, Individuals Underway

    This Day, 25 October 2012

    The Chairman, Senate Committee on Environment and Ecology, Senator Bukola Saraki, yesterday assured Nigerians that the Senate would soon conclude the amendment of a bill that will ... read more »