Militants

  • Delek to Decide on Egypt Pipeline Investment in July

    Delek to Decide on Egypt Pipeline Investment in July

    Tuesday, 12th June 2018

    Delek Drilling shareholders will meet on July 1 to vote on whether to approve a $200 million investment in a subsea pipeline to Egypt.

  • Nigeria Boosts Amnesty Funds to Maintain Peace in the Niger Delta

    Nigeria Boosts Amnesty Funds to Maintain Peace in the Niger Delta

    Monday, 8th May 2017
    Nigeria almost tripled its budget to fund an amnesty program for militants in its oil-producing heartland.
  • Oil Expat Kidnapped by IS from Cairo

    Oil Expat Kidnapped by IS from Cairo

    Sunday, 9th August 2015
    30 year old Tomislav Salopek, a Croatian surveyor in the oil and gas industry working with France's CGG Ardiseis, was abducted last month on his way to work in Cairo, reported Ahram Online.
  • Violence Sparks in Nigeria’s Oil-Rich Delta Region

    Violence Sparks in Nigeria’s Oil-Rich Delta Region

    Sunday, 5th April 2015
    Nigeria's delta region was hit by violence on Friday, as gunmen killed nine people and, separately, militants blew up a gas pipeline, in a sign of returning unrest to the oil producing area days after a relatively peaceful presidential election.
  • Libya´s Two Largets Oil Ports To Open Soon

    Libya´s Two Largets Oil Ports To Open Soon

    Thursday, 2nd April 2015
    Libya´s two biggest oil ports, Ras Lanuf and Es Sider, will be able to open once security checks are made as forces backing the country's rival government have left the area after months of fighting, a National Oil Company (NOC) official said on Tuesday.
  • Libya in Risk of Collapse Due to Battles for Oil

    Libya in Risk of Collapse Due to Battles for Oil

    Thursday, 12th March 2015
    In the first of a series of exclusive reports from Ruth Sherlock in Libya, the resource-rich country's oil minister warns that it will run out of money in 18 months as post-Gaddafi anarchy threatens to turn it into "another Somalia".
  • Militants claim attack on Nigeria Eni oil pipeline

    Militants claim attack on Nigeria Eni oil pipeline

    Sunday, 5th February 2012
    A Nigerian militant group based in the oil-producing Niger Delta said on Sunday it had attacked an oil pipeline owned by Italian firm Eni where witnesses said there was a fire late on Saturday.