Natural gas

By IndepthAfrica
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Sep 16th, 2012
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Barely weeks after a looming fuel crisis was averted following a truce between the Federal Government and the Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG) vehicular queues have surfaced in some fuel station in Lagos. In stations where the products are sold, motorists were subjected to ...
By IndepthAfrica
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Sep 5th, 2012
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by Mrs Ngozi Okonjo Iwealla Contrary to the impression given by some marketers and their agents, the Federal Government has continued to pay marketers whose claims have been duly verified. This is in line with its commitment to encourage honest and professional private sector operators in the subsidy...
By IndepthAfrica
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Apr 15th, 2012
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Lagos – French oil firm Total SA said on Saturday that a natural gas leak at one of its plants in Nigeria’s crude-rich southern delta may have been going on for weeks. The leak at its Obite natural gas site has forced the company to evacuate those nearby and led to daily monitoring of air...
By benim
In Mozambique
Oct 27th, 2011
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Milan – The Italian gas and oil company Eni says that a gas discovery off the coast of Mozambique is 50% larger than previously announced. Eni said in a statement on Thursday that it now expects to find a total of 22.5 trillion cubic feet of gas in the Mamba South 1, Area 4. Earlier [...]
By benim
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Apr 27th, 2011
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Dozens of protesters gathered in front of the Israeli embassy in Cairo on Wednesday demanding Egypt sever ties with and end gas exports to the Jewish state. Massed on a bridge next to the high-rise building where the embassy is located, they chanted: “the people demand the cancellation of norma...
By benim
In Egypt
Apr 23rd, 2011
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Egypt on Saturday ordered former energy minister Sameh Fahmy and six other officials to stand trial on charges related to a natural gas deal with Israel, the public prosecutor said. The decision is part of a crackdown on graft during the 30-year rule of deposed President Hosni Mubarak by the governme...