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Nigerian oil workers’ union to shut ExxonMobil
Energy

Nigerian oil workers’ union to shut ExxonMobil

The disagreement between ExxonMobil Nigeria unit and its workers is not heading for a resolution anytime soon. Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria, PENGASSAN, the labour union for oil and gas workers has now called for a total shutdown of the company. However, ExxonMobil officials told Reuters […]

Orange Liberia begins operation
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Orange Liberia begins operation

After acquiring Cellcom, Orange Liberia has started full-scale operations in Liberia, a West African country neighboring the Benin Republic. Orange Liberia inherited about 1.6 million customers from Cellcom making the company the largest mobile carrier in the market. Cellcom was founded in 2004, the mobile operator has been a driving […]

Nigeria rounds off USD6 billion oil swap deal
Energy

Nigeria rounds off USD6 billion oil swap deal

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC has is said to be in the final stage of signing an oil swap deal worth USD6 billion in exchange more than 300,000 barrels per day (bpd). The swap will be for petroleum products such as imported gasoline and diesel, sources with direct knowledge […]