A former Glencore employee has reached a plea deal with the US Department of Justice (DoJ), accepting involvement in the payment of bribes in Nigeria.
Oando has reached a settlement with the local Securities and Exchange Commission, bringing to an end a long-running dispute.
Nigeria has highlighted progress in maritime surveillance amid falling numbers of reported pirate attacks.
Shell has abandoned its final attempt to argue that a major lawsuit brought by thousands of Nigerians over an oil spill in the West African country should be heard in Nigeria rather than the UK.
Nigeria LNG (NLNG) managing director and CEO Tony Attah will leave his role in August.
Nigeria’s two houses have passed versions of the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) but various groups remain unhappy, highlighting the challenges for the legislation ahead of presidential approval.
The Nigerian Senate and House of Representatives have passed the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) in a bid to draw in more investment, from foreign and domestic sources.
Shelf Drilling will provide its Baltic jack-up rig to Total E&P Nigeria under a newly secured contract.
Nigerian National Petroleum Corp. (NNPC) plans to approve overhaul contracts on the Warri and Kaduna refineries in July and greenlight new condensate facilities swiftly thereafter.
The Niger Delta Avengers (NDA) have threatened to target oil installations in Nigeria’s oil-producing region and complained about various political problems.
The Netherlands has raised concerns about fuel exports for African markets, which have high levels of substances that are harmful to human health.
A Nigerian court has ordered Nigerian National Petroleum Corp. (NNPC) and Mobil Producing Nigeria (MPN) pay 82 billion naira ($199.5 million) in compensation for an oil spill.
Italy’s Ministry of Justice has launched an administrative investigation of the trial of Eni over alleged corruption in Nigeria.
Nigeria LNG has held a ceremony to mark the start of construction at Train 7, increasing capacity by around 35%.
Nigerian National Petroleum Corp. (NNPC), the Nigerian Content Development Monitoring Board (NCDMB) and Zed Energy have signed a shareholder deal on the Brass terminal.
The London-listed oil company locked in a battle with its former chief executive fired him in part for being hired as boss of a different company, which he now refuses to leave.
Lekoil has sacked its CEO Olalekan Akinyanmi with immediate effect, the company has said.
Nigeria’s Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) has completed the distribution of marginal fields to indigenous companies.
Nigeria’s government expects new marginal fields to begin producing in 2022, as signature bonuses flow in and work is near getting under way.
France held a summit on May 18 for African leaders, with discussions around debt, security and energy.
Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike has accused international oil companies of backing a conspiracy theory that the Niger Delta is unsafe.
ADM Energy has provided a clarification on a potential investor, following a number of questions.
Nigeria has suspended the head of the ports authority amid claims that she provided unfair dispensations to Dangote Group.
Solar developer Starsight Energy is expanding from its West Africa roots with a move into East Africa.
JP Morgan must provide more documents to Nigeria, as the two sides duke it out over payments in connection to the OPL 245 scandal.