Mixed Feelings Over Oil Discovery in the North of Nigeria
Barambu and neighbouring communities in Alkaleri Local Government Area of Bauchi State, near the border with Gombe State, have been in the spotlight following the discovery of oil and gas deposits in the Kolmani River II Well on the Upper Benue Trough, Gongola Basin.
Since 1998, underpayment of taxes to the Nigerian government has finally caught up with oil giants operating in the country. Under the country's joint operating agreement, Nigeria ... Read more »
Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Joint Venture says it loses 10,000 barrels of oil a day to thieves in the Niger Delta. The company has called out for help from ... Read more »