OIL & THE NIGER DELTA: WHAT ARE THE PROSPECTS?

For over half a century, Nigeria‚Äôs Niger Delta has been the most prolific of oil exploration play in the country and in sub-Saharan Africa. Since the discovery of oil in the province in commercial quantity, exploration has occurred year-in-year-out, giving rise to a multibillion-dollar oil and gas industry, which currently serves as the main source…

FOSSIL FUEL EXTINCTION; DEMYSTIFYING THE ANXIETY

World over, the conversation around energy transition from fossil fuel is fraught and supercharged with anxiety. For many, the major driver of the anxiety is the acceptance that the global depletion and eventual extinction of fossil fuel is inevitable, the aftermath of which is surrounded by seemingly daunting uncertainties.   But then, why should the extinction…