Petroleum diplomacy: which countries will get NNPC crude?
President Buhari is set to intensify Nigeria's oil diplomacy by allocating crude oil to the country's allies in Africa and Asia. [...]
Under the sway of its all-powerful president, Bukola Saraki, the Senate is putting pressure on BP and Total to defend the interests of their local partners. Africa Energy Intelligence examines the workings of a targeted parliamentary lobbying campaign. BP [...]
Muhammadu Buhari’s victory in Nigeria’s recent presidential election will result in the departure a strongest card in outgoing president Goodluck Jonathan’s hand: the controversial petroleum resources minister Diezani Alison-Madueke. While some traders who became oil explorers raked in riches during [...]
Largely unnoticed in Nigeria where the media and politicians are riveted on the presidential election on Feb. 14, a unit of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corp (NNPC), Pipelines and Product Marketing Co (PPMC) renewed swap contracts in early January that [...]