Shell and Halliburton quizzed over Nigeria ‘corruption

Nigerian anti-fraud police are set to question the local managing directors of Shell and Halliburton. Both companies were investigated by the US Department of Justice over their alleged roles in bribery scandals in countries including Nigeria. Now “we are looking at the Nigeria end of things”, said a spokesman for Nigeria’s anti-fraud police. Shell says […]


Nigeria: Strike creates long lines at gas stations

Panicked Nigerians formed long lines at gas stations to stock up on fuel and diesel Tuesday as the second day of a seven-day strike by Nigeria’s gas tanker drivers union took hold in Africa’s top oil-producing country. Late Tuesday, Nigeria’s government said the trade union had been persuaded to drop the strike. However, it showed […]


Only media can rebrand Nigeria say Pastor Enoch Adeboye

LAGOS—GENERAL Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, RCCG, Pastor Enoch Adejare Adeboye, yesterday, placed the onerous burden of rebranding Nigeria and redeeming the slurred image of the country on the shoulders of the media. He said: “It is not the government who will re-brand Nigeria, it is the media.” The renowned man of […]