Niger

  • ADFD, IRENA to Fund Niger Power Project

    ADFD, IRENA to Fund Niger Power Project

    Wednesday, 18th January 2017
    The Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD), in partnership with the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA), backs a rural electrification project, which aims to provide power to 150,000 people in Niger.
  • Nigeria to Import Crude from Niger, Chad

    Nigeria to Import Crude from Niger, Chad

    Sunday, 27th November 2016
    Nigeria is considering importing crude oil from Chad and Niger Republic to supply the Kaduna refinery in attempt to resolve Nigeria's chronic petrol shortage crisis.
  • Ghana Exported Fuel to West Africa

    Ghana Exported Fuel to West Africa

    Sunday, 9th October 2016
    Ghana has started exporting fuel and gas oil to Nigeria, Benin Republic, Burkina Faso, Niger and Mali from the Bolgatanga Petroleum Depot, with exports to Liberia to commence in November.
  • Militants Bomb Delta Oil Pipeline In Nigeria

    Militants Bomb Delta Oil Pipeline In Nigeria

    Thursday, 11th August 2016
    A militant group, Niger Delta Greenland Justice Mandate, have attacked two oil installation owned by the Nigerian Petroleum Development Company (NPDC) at Owhrode community, Udu local government area of Delta State. The group reportedly blew up a major trunk line which feeds Eriemu Manifold.
  • Nigeria Ponders Crude Import from Chad, Niger

    Nigeria Ponders Crude Import from Chad, Niger

    Tuesday, 9th August 2016
    The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) plans to import crude oil from Chad and Niger to nourish its Kaduna refinery since it has been facing shortages as a result of constant militancy in the Niger Delta.
  • Nigeria’s Government to Talk to Niger Delta leaders

    Nigeria’s Government to Talk to Niger Delta leaders

    Monday, 30th May 2016
    While the Niger Delta Avengers maintains its wave of attacks on oil and gas infrastructures in the Niger-Delta, the Nigerian government has announce that it will talk to leaders in region to address their grievances, while cracking down on militants.
  • Fuel Deliveries from Niger’s Refinery Disrupted by Strike

    Fuel Deliveries from Niger’s Refinery Disrupted by Strike

    Thursday, 14th April 2016
    Fuel deliveries from Niger's only oil refinery were disrupted by the start of a three-day strike over working conditions and pay, a local union official said.