It is so dark that you constantly have your hand in front of you as a safety precaution in case of a fall. Despite being unable to see the floor, you can feel how uneven it is underneath your feet. 779 more words
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The Niger Delta Avengers (NDA) have in a short space of time wrought havoc on the Nigerian oil industry with a series of well targeted and executed attacks that have reduced Nigeria’s production from 2.2m barrels per day to 1.4m barrels per day in less than 3 months. 1,086 more words
For the better part of a decade, the threat of piracy in Somali waters made the area the world’s most dangerous for seafarers. But a new report by the non-profit 261 more words
Zimbabwe wildlife for sell. Senegal and U.S. cooperation deal. $15 billion stolen from Nigeria's public purse. Niger asks 1 bn euros to fight illegal immigration. Gulf of Guinea pirates switch from oil to kidnapping.
ZIMBABWE’S WILDLIFE UP FOR GRABS
A devastating drought in Zimbabwe has forced the state to put its wild animals up for sale, saying buyers need to step in and save the beasts. 1,020 more words
President Muhammadu Buhari said Thursday in Abuja that a multinational taskforce will soon be established to patrol the waters of the Gulf of Guinea.
Speaking at an audience with the French Minister of Defence, Mr. 184 more words
Stealing the oil from a ship is no mean feat.
Oil tankers are enormous, and ships that carry expensive cargo are designed to be difficult to board. 479 more words