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    Business Shell pays N1.34bn compensation to Rivers community – Newtelegraph

    Royal Dutch Shell is to reopen its operations on the controversial Oil Mining Lease (OML 25) in Kula community of Rivers State after the oil firm signed a Memorandum of Understanding (M0U) to pay N1.34 billion to the community. The community … Read more via Newtelegraph –...
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    Business Widows of hanged Nigeria activists can continue case versus Shell:… – Reuters

    THE HAGUE (Reuters) – A Dutch court said on Wednesday it has jurisdiction to hear a damages suit brought against Royal Dutch Shell by four widows of activists executed by the Nigerian government in 1995..... Read more via IN – Get more: Nigeria Business News
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    Business Shell beats expectations, records $5.4bn profit – Newtelegraph

    Royal Dutch Shell reported yesterday a small drop in first quarter profit to $5.4 billion, but still easily beat forecasts, helped by stronger trading and liquefied natural gas earnings. Shell’s results outshone those of rivals – Exxon Mobil, Chevron and BP – which all saw sharp … Read more...
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    Business Shell rules out force majeure on oil export after Nembe fire – Vanguard News Nigeria

    Royal Dutch Shell has disclosed that it does not have plans to declare force majeure on Bonny Light exports after a fire in an area around a key pipeline. A force majeure is usually declared … Read more via Vanguard News Nigeria – Get more: Nigeria Business News
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    Business Shell: Nigeria’s Multi-billion Dollar Tax Claims May Delay Bonga Project – Thisdaylive

    Royal Dutch Shell yesterday disclosed that the federal government’s recent claims that it owed Nigeria billions of dollars of unpaid oil and gas-related taxes could delay the development of its major oil field – the Bonga South West deepwater oil field located … Read more via Thisdaylive –...
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    Business Nigeria slaps 6 oil giants with $20 billion in back taxes – Pulse Nigeria News

    The Nigerian government asks the companies to pay between $2.5 billion and $5 billion. Nigeria orders oil giants to pay nearly $20 billion in taxes and outstanding royalties for oil and gas production.... Read more via Pulse Nigeria News – Get more: Nigeria Business News
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    Business Conviction of Nigerian oil deal middlemen spells trouble for Shell and Eni on eve of major trial – Global Witness

    Today two middlemen have been found guilty of corruption offences relating to Shell and Eni’s 2011 deal for one of Nigeria’s most promising oil licenses. The judgement was first reported by Reuters who cited a legal source.... Read more via Global Witness – Get more...
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    Metro Bayelsa Communities Accuse Shell, JTF Of Criminal Profiling – Sahara Reporters

    Vandalised pipeline Communities impacted by the rupture of the Shell Petroleum … Read more via Sahara Reporters – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Entertainment Jennifer Hudson Hit With Death Threats After She Gets Paid $650k For Big Oil Ad – Radaronline News

    Jennifer Hudson — whose family was murdered by a psycho — is now bombarded with death threats after singing in a cheesy music video promoting big oil! Furious activists have threatened to shoot the “Dreamgirls” diva, set her on fire and stab her with glass after she shilled for Royal Dutch …...