Pipeline transport

By IndepthAfrica
In Nigeria
Dec 18th, 2012
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Residents of Ijedodo community in Ojo Local Government Area of Lagos State have continued to flee the community in droves, following Monday night pipeline explosion that rocked the community. They took the option of relocating from the community when they saw that the inferno that resulted from the e...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Aug 4th, 2012
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ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — South Sudan and Sudan announced Saturday that they have struck a deal over the south’s exportation of oil through Sudan’s pipelines and the distribution of oil revenues. A disagreement over oil sharing prompted South Sudan to shut down its oil production in J...
By benim
In Egypt
Jul 3rd, 2011
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A major natural gas pipeline in Egypt’s North Sinai was exploded in the wee hours on Monday, local security sources told Xinhua....
By benim
In Crime & Corruption
May 25th, 2011
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LAGOS, Nigeria – Police say that emergency workers are trying to put out a pipeline fire in Nigeria’s oil-rich southern delta. Delta State police spokesman Charles Muka told The Associated Press Wednesday that the fire engulfed a pipeline belonging to a subsidiary of state-owned oil company Nig...
By benim
In Crime & Corruption
Jan 19th, 2011
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A Nigerian militant group on Wednesday denied issuing a threat of attacks on fuel depots and transporters and said it was investigating how the warning had been sent from its email address. The threat on Tuesday of a “ferocious attack” led the military to urge companies in the downstream ...
By benim
In News
Dec 6th, 2010
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LAGOS — Nigerian militants on Monday claimed responsibility for an attack on a pipeline in the country’s main oil-producing region, but authorities had not confirmed the information. “NDLF soldiers have struck the major pipeline belonging to the Nigerian National Petroleum Company near Ba...
By benim
In News
Nov 23rd, 2010
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Nigeria’s main militant group said on Tuesday it had attacked a pipeline feeding the Warri oil refinery in the Niger Delta at the weekend, the latest in a string of attacks on Africa’s biggest oil and gas industry. “On Sunday, November 21, 2010, at about 0200, fighters of the Moveme...