Nigerian Govt Backtracks On Plans to Sell Refineries

President Goodluck Jonathan has stated that his administration has no plans to sell the four refineries in the country.

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  • Nigeria:  Jonathan Faults Diezani, BPE; Says No Plans to sell Nigeria's Refineries

    Premium Times, 3 January 2014

    Despite the statements of various government officials including the Petroleum Minister, Diezani Alison-Madueke, President Goodluck Jonathan has no plans to and has not approved ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  No Plan to Sell Refineries -Jonathan

    Daily Trust, 3 January 2014

    President Goodluck Jonathan has said his administration has no plan sell the four refineries in the country. read more »

  • Nigeria:  NLC Opposes Privatisation of Refineries

    This Day, 3 January 2014

    As the proposed strike by the looms in the early period of 2014, The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has backed moves by the National Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas (NUPENG) to ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Nigeria Oil Workers, NUPENG, Insist On Planned Strike

    Premium Times, 2 January 2014

    The Nigerian Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers, NUPENG, says it has not shelved its plans to embark on strike to protest the planned sale of the country's four refineries. read more »

  • Nigeria:  NUPENG Insists On Strike Over Bid to Sell Refineries

    This Day, 31 December 2013

    The Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas workers (NUPENG) yesterday reiterated its preparedness to begin a nationwide strike in the New Year to protest the plan by the ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Sale of Refineries

    This Day, 29 December 2013

    Amidst the combative posture of the oil workers unions over the planned privatisation of the nation's four refineries, the Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE) last week said the ... read more »