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.
Libyan Violence Threatens Presence of International Oil Companies
Sunday, 8th February 2015
The violence roiling Libya has increasingly targeted oil companies and their assets, upending long-term investments by Western companies and driving down production in a country that helped trigger the world-wide rout in oil prices.