Indications have emerged that oil giant Shell is planning to quit Nigeria and 19 other African nations this year. Realignments are already in the offing following reports that the oil dealer is planning to quit 20 African countries.
Posts on ‘January 7th, 2010’
Unless I hear from you by noon UK time today to the contrary, I will take the lack of a denial as confirmation that Shell is planning to exit Africa and will publish an article along with the entire chain of email correspondence.
REUTERS Thu Jan 7, 2010 4:06pm GMT VIENNA, Jan 7 (Reuters) – Austrian oil and gas group OMV (OMVV.VI) said on Thursday it has hired an upstream manager from rival Royal Dutch Shell (RDSa.L) to become its new exploration and production chief later this year. Dutchman Jaap Huijskes, who is currently executive vice president of [...]
Financial Times: From clash to cash By Tom Burgis and Martin Sandbu Published: January 7 2010 02:00 | Last updated: January 7 2010 02:00 On Commander Ebi’s baseball cap, the logo reads: “Alaska”. Little else connects the 42-year-old – who has spent the past five years in a militant camp deep in the tropical creeks [...]