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Nigeria defends oil reforms after industry backlash

Nigeria launched a robust defence of planned reforms to the oil and gas sector yesterday, dismissing industry claims that the legislation could...

Oil majors warn Nigeria on planned industry reforms

Nigeria's proposed oil industry reforms could drive away billions in investment, slow development of deep water reserves, and help Angola eclipse it...

Nigeria stability depends on 2011 elections: US

The United States pressed Nigeria's caretaker president yesterday to revamp the oil giant's tattered election machinery, saying it must hold credible elections...

Nigeria committed to oil sector overhaul: Jonathan

Nigeria's acting President Goodluck Jonathan said yesterday he was committed to overhauling Africa's biggest oil and gas industry so that it better...

USS Samuel B Roberts departs Nigeria

SS Samuel B Roberts (FFG 58) departed Lagos, Nigeria after a seven-day port visit. During the visit, the ship was able to...

Jonathan hopeful on Niger Delta peace

Nigeria's Acting President Goodluck Jonathan expects swift progress reviving an amnesty programme in the oil-producing Niger Delta and recent talks with militants...

Nigeria oil rebel faction claims attacks in delta

A Nigerian militant group claimed today to have blown up two key pieces of oil infrastructure and a gas pipeline in the...

USS Samuel B Roberts arrives in Nigeria

USS Samuel B Roberts (FFG 58) pulled into Lagos, Nigeria to conduct a series of military-to-military interactions, theatre security cooperation engagements, and...

Nigerian VP assumes office as acting president

Nigerian Vice President Goodluck Jonathan assumed office as acting president yesterday to fill a power vacuum more than two months after President...

Nigeria growth, spending on track: finance minister

Nigerian government spending has not slowed in the absence of President Umaru Yar'Adua and the economy is on course to grow a...


SANDF youth employment commitment increasingly hamstrung

With an official youth unemployment rate of 46% for the first quarter of 2021, it’s not surprising two published pieces about military recruitment on...