Monday, May 08, 2017

Calm Should Prevent Spikes In Oil Prices

Nigeria’s Oil-Producing Delta is Calm—But for How Long?

After a disastrous 2016, in which militant attacks slashed its oil production and threw it into recession, Nigeria’s adoption of a conciliatory approach towards insurgents in the Niger Delta has led to a degree of stability in the vast oil-rich region. Yet there are signs the unrest could revive if pledges made by the government are…