The Slippery Path to Oil Production in Nigeria

10 Events listed

30 May

Afren makes 307 million barrels new oil discovery

African-focused exploration and production company, Afren Plc, said it had made new oil discovery of over 300 million barrels at its Ebok and Okoro  Read More »


30 Jul

E-Conference Report: THE PIB & YOU by Spaces for Change

The new version of the PIB seamlessly weaves some notably progressive provisions with a number of disturbing additions that require serious debate and Read More »


22 Jul

Oil and Gas Technical Background Paper by by Ms. Lois Laraba Machunga-Disu and Miss Zumunta Machunga-Disu

At present Nigeria's energy sector is dispersed in supervision and policies. The recommended structure to meet those future needs starts with the revision Read More »


19 Jun

Nigeria Profile: A Chronology of Keys Events

A chronology of key events: circa 800 BC - Jos plateau settled by Nok - a neolithic and iron age civilization. circa 11th century onwards - Formation Read More »


29 Dec

A Chronology of Attacks on and Unlawful Interferences with, Offshore Oil and Gas Installations, 1975 – 2010 by Mikhail Kashubsky

Throughout its history, the oil and gas industry has been a subject of environmental protests, labour disputes, tensions with local communities, and it Read More »


08 Nov

TIMELINE-Conflict in Nigeria’s Oil Delta

Gunmen attacked an oil rig off the coast of Nigeria's Niger Delta, kidnapping five people including foreigners and injuring two crew. Following is a timeline Read More »


06 Sep

Dual Hegemonies: A Dialectical Appraisal of Niger-Delta Politics by Uvie Edo

The revival of insurgent revolution aptly defines the resistance to the hypodermic model of exploitation in Africa. This paper examines the case of Niger-Delta Read More »


11 Jul

Land Management Under the Land Use Act

While urban lands were placed under the control and management of the Governor of the State with a 'Land Use and Allocation Committee' as an advisory Read More »


01 Feb

NIGERIA: Timeline of recent unrest in Niger Delta region

Despite abundant oil wealth in the Niger Delta region in southeast Nigeria, residents lack basic services including electricity, piped water, health clinics Read More »


09 Jan

Gas Flaring in Nigeria‘s Niger Delta: Failed Promises and Reviving Community Voices Eferiekose Ukala

This Note examines the use of litigation to stop gas flaring in Nigeria’s Niger Delta, and proposes an alternative solution to the ongoing gas flaring Read More »