Weatherford Egypt Witnesses Workers’ Protest
Wednesday, 3rd August 2016
Fifty workers at Weatherford Egypt, an energy service company, staged a sit-in protest in front of the company's headquarter in Cairo, raising objections to a recent decision by the company to terminate their employment contracts.
Main Nigeria’s Oil Workers Unions Back Subsidy Removal
Monday, 16th May 2016
The main Nigerian oil workers unions, NUPENG and PENGASSAN, have declared their support for the government’s new price of petrol, after the removal of a controversial subsidy on gas, although the move is nearly doubling the price.