Illegal

  • Nigeria to Legalize Illegal Oil Refineries

    Nigeria to Legalize Illegal Oil Refineries

    Sunday, 9th April 2017
    The decision aims to bring peace to the Niger Delta region and came after growing demands made by community leaders.
  • Nigeria Destroys 80 Illegal Oil Refineries

    Nigeria Destroys 80 Illegal Oil Refineries

    Monday, 13th March 2017
    Parallel to the military troops’ operations, the government has also been holding talks with militants to end the attacks on the country’s oil pipelines.
  • Nigeria Destroys 400 Illegal Mini-Refineries Despite Scarcity

    Nigeria Destroys 400 Illegal Mini-Refineries Despite Scarcity

    Monday, 11th April 2016
    The Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC, informed it had recently destroyed more than 400 illegal mini-refineries operated by oil thieves. The measure was met with criticism as it is not believed to be the best solution taking into account that the country is unable to refine enough crude for local consumption of by-products.
  • IS-Produced Fuel Allegedly Sold in Europe

    IS-Produced Fuel Allegedly Sold in Europe

    Tuesday, 1st March 2016
    Fuel produced by Islamic State is suspected to be sold at gas stations in Bulgaria, while the trade is further aiming for Europe.