Tag: Shell

Op-ed EditorAugust 5, 2017

Farooq Kperogi: Ango Abdullahi and his lie about Northern Nigerian Colonial Economy and Niger Delta Oil

by Farooq Kperogi In my May 6, 2017 column titled “Top 8 Popular National Lies that Won’t Die in Nigeria,” ...

AzeezAugust 3, 2017

NNPC signs financing deals with Shell, Chevron

The Federal Government has signed financing deals with oil Shell and Chevron to develop projects that would boost reserves and ...

Rachel OgbuJune 27, 2017

The downward spiral of mogul, Kola Aluko as he gets wrapped up in NYC “most expensive foreclosure”

by Rachel Ogbu// Kola Aluko has been living under the radar for years with the Nigerian government hot on his ...

Oludolapo AdelanaApril 12, 2017

The BBC report on the Malabu oil deal that everyone is talking about (WATCH)

by Dolapo Adelana The Malabu oil deal, one of the biggest scams perpetrated by state actors is one that may ...

Op-ed EditorApril 11, 2017

Today’s Noisemakers: Robbie Gramer, AY + Bisola curves Thin Tall Tony on arrival

Every day, there are people who keep our eyes glued to our phone screens as we read their rants, opinions, ...

Oludolapo AdelanaMarch 17, 2017

BREAKING: Court returns OPL 245 to Shell, ENI in Malabu scandal

by Dolapo Adelana A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has returned one of Nigeria’s richest oil blocks, OPL 245 ...

ToluMarch 14, 2017

Jobberman best 100 companies to work for in 2016

Google and Konga emerged as the best places to work in 2015. In 2016, Jobberman Nigeria conducted yet another survey ...

Oludolapo AdelanaMarch 13, 2017

Obasanjo, Yar’Adua, Jonathan agreed to $1.1bn Malabu oil deal – Adoke

by Dolapo Adelana A former Attorney General of the Federation (AGF), Mohammed Adoke has written a letter to the Minister ...

AzeezJanuary 26, 2017

Oil spill: UK court strikes out Niger Delta claims against Shell

Anglo-Dutch multinational oil company, Shell on Thursday won an argument before a British court over oil spills in the Niger ...

RoqeebahOctober 30, 2016

BLOOD MONEY X : The gift is a curse

Last month, YNaija.com launched its Monthly Citizenship Dispatches, which explores in detail, the lives and realities of Nigerian citizens across ...

Isime EseneOctober 19, 2016

#ForTheRecord: My father may not have died in vain | Ken Saro-Wiwa Jr on justice for the people of Ogoni

by Ken Saro-Wiwa Jr. Twenty years ago today my father and eight other Ogoni men were woken from their sleep and ...

ToluOctober 5, 2016

Why Yemi Alade’s Shell gig doesn’t excite us one bit

If not all, but most Nigerian music artistes yearn for international collaborations or anything that projects their efforts to an ...

Adebayo EmuleomoJuly 29, 2016

Opinion: Is the search for oil in the North-East a fool’s errand?

By Ikenna Okonkwo President Buhari recently ordered (if that is the right word) the Nigerian National Petroleum Company (NNPC) to intensify its search ...

Mazi EmekaJuly 26, 2016

President Buhari orders NNPC to deepen its exploration of oil in the North-East

President Muhammadu Buhari has instructed the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) to deepen its search for oil in the north-east of ...

Adebayo EmuleomoJuly 25, 2016

Avengers blow up another NNPC pipeline

Rampaging militant group, Niger Delta Avengers have announced the blowing up of a gas pipeline belonging to the Nigerian National Petroleum ...

AzeezJuly 18, 2016

Militants destroy Shell pipeline

Militants have blown up a crude oil trunk-line belonging to the Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria in Batan, Warri South West ...

Adebayo EmuleomoJuly 14, 2016

NLNG gets new CEO as Omotowa resigns

The Board of Directors of the Nigeria LNG Limited has approved the appointment of Tony Attah as the new Managing Director ...

Adebayo EmuleomoJuly 8, 2016

THE YNAIJA TRACKLIST: Aregbesola, Fayose dragged to court | Nobody can crush Biafra | 100 gunmen attack in Lagos | More

From the papers today- a tracklist Ooni of Ife wants more participation in nation building from traditional rulers Vanguard SERAP ...

Adebayo EmuleomoJune 24, 2016

Shell facility destroyed in Imo

An attack on a facility belonging to Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) at Awarra, Ohaji/Egbema Local Government Area of Imo ...

Adebayo EmuleomoJune 16, 2016

‘Niger Delta governors know militants behind pipelines destruction’

An Itsekiri group, Warri Study Group (WSG) on Wednesday, accused former and serving governors in the Niger Delta of secretly ...

Adebayo EmuleomoJune 14, 2016

FG goes after $1.76bn, yachts, private jets, houses seized from Omokore, Aluko

The Federal Government has initiated legal processes that would allow it freeze both local and international assets of Kola Aluko ...

Adebayo EmuleomoJune 10, 2016

Ogoniland clean-up will take up to ’30 years’

After the announcement of the commencement of the clean-up exercise of Ogoniland in Rivers State by the Federal Government, the ...

Azubuike AzikweJune 10, 2016

[UPDATE] Militants carry out fresh attack, ‘blow up oil facility’

An oil facility which belongs to the Nigerian Petroleum Development Company, a subsidiary of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, has been ...

Adebayo EmuleomoJune 9, 2016

New militant group emerges, will destroy pipelines, unless…

The Federal Government cannot breathe a sigh of relief yet despite the decision to negotiate with the Niger Delta Avengers ...

Mazi EmekaJune 4, 2016

Avengers attack: ‘We don’t know when we’ll resume exportation’ – Shell

Following the militant attack on its oil installations, Shell Nigeria, on Friday, confirmed that the Niger Delta Avengers blew up ...

Mazi EmekaJune 3, 2016

The Big 5: These are the stories you should be monitoring today

Here are your top five stories to monitor today. 1) Niger Delta Avengers strike again Militant group, Niger Delta Avengers, ...

Adebayo EmuleomoMay 28, 2016

Soldiers invade Tompolo’s town in search of Avengers, beat up villagers

The Nigerian Army has reportedly attacked Oporoza, the traditional headquarters of Gbaramatu kingdom where Government Ekpemupolo also known as Tompolo ...

YWriterMay 25, 2016

Now Agip too has stopped producing oil in Bayelsa

by Chi Ibe Eni, parent company of Nigerian Agip Oil Company (NAOC), has now joined Shell Petroleum and ExxonMobil in ...

YWriterMay 20, 2016

We will protect you – Buhari promises Shell and other oil companies, warns militants

by Chi Ibe President Muhammadu Buhari today told Niger Delta militants to step down their activities and work with his ...

Adebayo EmuleomoMay 16, 2016

“We are not at war” | Ijaw association responds to Odua Defenders Union

Following the threat made by the Oodua Defenders Union (ODU) to the Niger Delta Avengers, the Ijaw Development Association (IDA) has berated ...

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