Niger Delta a Gold Mine for Private Security Firms?
A runaway rise in kidnappings and attacks on oil facilities in the Niger Delta is forcing western groups operating in the region to increasingly retain the services of private security companies. Alongside British firms that have long been established in [. [...]
Private Security for Pipelines?
Clashes between ethnic communities and vandalism of oil pipelines in the Niger Delta region are weighing ever-more heavily on the operations of majors operating in the country, and particularly on RoyalDutch/Shell, Chevron and Agip. Viewing that as an opportunity, Kroll [. [...]