Petroleum minister Timipre Sylva says crude oil theft now National emergency


Oil revenue lost to the activities of oil thieves have become more worrisome than ever before.

In the first quarter of 2022 alone, a staggering one billion dollars was recorded as losses, posing a threat to the economy of Africa’s top producer.

To mitigate this, the federal government has changed its approach, by holding stakeholder meetings with governors of oil producing state.

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