Tag: Shell

Adebayo EmuleomoMarch 4, 2016

YNaija Exclusive: FG files lawsuit against Chevron, Agip, Shell over $12bn missing oil revenue

The federal government has instituted civil actions against multinational oil corporations- Shell, Chevron, Agip and other major oil companies- in ...

Janeth JFebruary 22, 2016

THE YNAIJA TRACKLIST: ‘Ben Bruce is a gift to Bayelsa’ | Shekau impostor arrested | Wike says DSS to arrest PDP leaders | More stories

Civilian JTF arrest suspected Shekau impostor. Vanguard EFCC to begin probe of $2 billion Malabu oil deal. Nation David Mark ...

Isime EseneFebruary 19, 2015

Shell partners GE to sign on healthcare projects in Oloibiri, Bayelsa

by Akan Ido Thanks to Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) which has just signed an MOU with General Electric (GE) ...

Kolapo OlapojuJanuary 9, 2015

“If you vote for PDP, Ogoni Kingdom will die” – Amaechi won’t be silenced

by Azubuike Azikiwe Governor Rotimi Amaechi says Ogoniland will be no more, if the region votes for the ruling party, ...

Isime EseneNovember 20, 2014

Pres. Jonathan, Dangote, others to meet key investment advisers in the UK

by Laila Ibrahim President Goodluck Jonathan will be in London, UK on Thursday evening to preside over a meeting of Nigeria’s ...

Op-Ed EditorOctober 14, 2014

@MrAyedee: @AsiwajuTinubu and wife were drug Lords in the USA

by Aye Dee While the world was protesting against Shell Oil and the Abacha Administration for the pollution of the ...

OluwapelumiSeptember 8, 2014

Battle ready: Delta women protest against NPDC camouflage-style (PHOTOS)

by Akan Ido Women from Orogun Oil and Gas Communities in Ethiope East Local Government Area, Delta State recently trooped ...

Kolapo OlapojuAugust 27, 2014

Shell cashes out, sells four major oil fields to Nigerian firms

by Kolapo Olapoju On Wednesday, 27 August, oil and gas company, Royal Dutch Shell announced that it has sold four oil ...

May 20, 2014

Caverton becomes first oil services company to list on NSE

by Isi Esene Caverton, a leading provider of marine, aviation and logistics services to local and international oil and gas ...

April 6, 2014

Tunde Fagbenle: Oil companies, exploitation and unemployment

by Tunde Fagbenle Okoigun is able to commend the present government of President Jonathan for enacting “the Nigerian Oil and ...

March 31, 2014

Opinion: Stop the unnecessary attacks on Alison-Madueke, enough is enough!

by Safiya Bello No matter the campaign of calumny against her, no one can say that Alison-Madueke is incompetent. It ...

January 11, 2014

“Shame on you guys!”: Expatriate resigns in protest over company’s maltreatment of Nigerian workers

by Oke Efagene A Base Maintenance Manager at Caverton Helicopters, Surendra Bhagwandass, resigned yesterday over non-payment of salaries and unfair ...

January 8, 2014

Hundreds of half naked women protest against Shell in Bayelsa

by ‘Jola Sotubo The general discontent with oil companies in the Niger Delta took a dramatic turn yesterday as hundreds ...

November 26, 2013

LEAP Africa launches its Social Innovators Programme and awards in Lagos

by Akintomiwa Agbaje   LEAP’s SIP is an initiative developed in partnership with YouthActionNet®; a programme of the International Youth ...

September 27, 2013

Nuhu Ribadu: The missing link between leadership and national development

by Nuhu Ribadu This is not to give in to pessimism, I strongly disagree with those writing off Nigeria as ...

September 13, 2013

Alkasim Abdulkadir: Shell Oil, wastelands and the long road to justice (Y! FrontPage)

by Alkasim Abdulkadir For a known fact the control and maintenance of oilfield infrastructure in Ogoniland has been and remains inadequate: ...

September 10, 2013

Opinion: Oil spills in the Niger Delta – The position of the law

by Egoyibo Okoro The repercussions of these unchecked oil spills are catastrophic. Arable land is left infertile, aquatic life destroyed, host ...

July 15, 2013

Cheta Nwanze: We are not our brothers’ keepers, Nigerians (Y! FrontPage)

by Cheta Nwanze   In August 2011 when it was announced that cleaning up Ogoniland in the Niger Delta region ...

June 4, 2013

The woman working to clean up Nigeria’s dirty oil, The Independent profiles Diezani Alison-Madueke

by Nick Kochan Mrs Alison-Madueke, the daughter of a tribal chief, is seen as Africa’s oil tsar. Well-resourced gangs are diverting ...

May 27, 2013

Opinion: Ogonis are the most exploited people on earth

by Saatah Nubari The Ogoni ethnic nationality have contributed approximately 30 billion dollars… All they can boast of is the murder ...

May 4, 2013

Trouble ahead: NIMASA-NLNG dispute puts Nigeria’s gas export in danger

by Ogunyemi Bukola A major trade dispute on Friday ensued between the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) and ...

February 5, 2013

Opinion: Shell: Our perpetual scapegoat

by Chimeka Garricks   For years, Big Oil has alleged that the bulk of spills are caused by sabotage (for ...

January 30, 2013

Niger Delta fish farmers win Round One against Shell in Dutch court [DETAILS]

by Chidi Okoye Oil giant, Shell, has lost its bid to stop the hearing of a case filed against it ...

January 14, 2013

Ijeoma Nwogwugwu: Another murky oil deal

by Ijeoma Nwogwugwu Given its strategic importance, it is rather curious that NNPC and the ministry, which held on tenaciously ...

October 30, 2012

Iyinoluwa Aboyeji: Big for nothing industries (YNaija FrontPage)

For every TuFace Idibia earning millions on a single show, there is a OneFace grinding away on his terrible music, ...

October 24, 2012

Japheth Omojuwa: The US, Nigeria’s oil and signs of the last days (YNaija Frontpage)

  It is good news for the world, it is a disaster for oil dependent mono-economies. A country cannot be ...

September 28, 2012

“PIB is considerate, refreshing and competitive” – Petroleum minister responds to Shell’s claims

by Stanley Azuakola On Thursday, in the United States of America, at a forum themed – Nigeria-Africa’s Frontier in the Global ...

September 25, 2012

Wow! Oil companies owe Nigeria N1.57 trillion, greater than our capital budget

by Stanley Azuakola On Friday, the Country Chair of Shell in Nigeria, Mutiu Sunmonu expressed his dissatisfaction with the current ...

September 24, 2012

“Unthinkable”: Shell goes on the offensive, rubbishes Petroleum Industry Bill

by Stanley Azuakola Mutiu Sunmonu, the Country Chair of Shell Companies in Nigeria, has been very silent on what the ...

May 28, 2012

N155 billion oil bloc saga: Five questions still unanswered

by Stanley Azuakola By now, most Nigerians have heard about the latest scandal brewing in the oil sector. At the ...

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