transformed from a minority-interest partner in offshore Nigerian oil exploration to an operating company on the verge of significant ..... announced it would acquire 100% interests in all the offshore Nigerian assets from Allied Energy Plc. As part of the deal the following
* Port Harcourt at centre of Africa's biggest oil industry
LAGOS, Aug 28 (Reuters) - A doctor in Nigeria 's oil industry hub of Port Harcourt has died from Ebola fever, after he was infected by man linked to the first case in Africa's most populous country, the Health Ministry said on Thursday.
* Govt keen to encourage local ownership of oil assets (Adds GT Bank comment in paragraph 7)
LAGOS, Aug 27 (Reuters) - The Nigerian naira firmed against the greenback on Wednesday, lifted by dollar sales from local units of foreign oil companies seeking to fund their month-end...
surveillance missions, while the Navy's Broad Area Maritime Surveillance Demonstrator flew the remaining hours. The aircraft have been used on missions over countries including Afghanistan, Iraq, Libya and Nigeria . Post your comment!
* Shares up 2.1 percent so far this year (Adds CEO quote, 2015 loan growth target, share price)
LAGOS, Aug 27 (Reuters) - Nigeria 's Access Bank expects loan growth of 20 percent in 2014, after a 17 percent increase in the first half, its chief executive said on Wednesday.
LONDON, Aug 27 (Reuters) - Royal Dutch Shell has sold some of four oil fields up for grabs in Nigeria , it said on Wednesday, as the oil and gas company pushes ahead with global asset sales to cut...