March 3, 2014
Nigeria: NEITI Accuses NNPC of Failing to Remit Another N3.65 Trillion Oil Revenue

Almost every agency of the Nigerian government seems to agree that NNPC is a cesspool of corruption but the state oil company says there’s an orchestrated campaign of calumny to discredit it. The Nigeria Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative, NEITI on Wednesday said the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, may again be hiding significant liabilities on…

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December 6, 2013
Amaechi, Okonjo-Iweala in Fresh War of Words Over Nigeria’s Crude Oil Earnings

Rivers Governor challenges minister to tell Nigerians how much the nation earned from oil sales in the last one year The Rivers State Government on Thursday challenged the Finance Minister, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, to disclose publicly how much oil Nigeria produces, the price it is being sold and how much the country earned from crude oil…

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September 4, 2013
JTF seizes crude laden barges, destroys 14 illegal refineries

The barges were heading toward international waters when they were intercepted. The Joint Task Force, JTF, in the Niger Delta, Operation Pulo Shield, on Monday announced the seizure of two barges laden with stolen crude in Bayelsa. The JTF impounded the two vessels in Kasabobo Creek during an anti-oil theft patrol in the creeks and…

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