problems of oil exploration and oil exploitation in nigeria

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  • Environmental Impacts of Oil Exploration and Exploitation ...

    Environmental Impacts of Oil Exploration and Exploitation in the Niger Delta of Nigeria . By Kadafa, Adati Ayuba . Universiti Putra Malaysia . Abstract - Problem Statement : Oil exploration and exploitation has been on-going for several decades in the Niger Delta. It has had disastrous impacts on the environment in the region and has adversely

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  • 10 problems in Nigeria oil and gas industry and

    12-04-2018  In the Nigerian oil gas industry, the effects of pipeline vandalism among others include huge economic losses from pipeline plant shutdown, environmental pollution, fire outbreaks usually resulting in loss of lives. Scarcity shortage of petroleum products as well as decrease in electricity.

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  • Socio-Economic Problems of Oil Exploration and ...

    economic problem of oil exploration and exploitations in the Niger Delta region. The paper identified abject poverty, deprivation, social conflict, occupational dislocation, ill health, etc. as some of the social and economic problems resulting from environmental pollution associated with oil

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  • Socio-Economic Problems of Oil Exploration and ...

    This paper examines the social and economic problem of oil exploration and exploitations in the Niger Delta region. The paper identified abject poverty, deprivation, social conflict, occupational dislocation, ill health, etc. as some of the social and economic problems resulting from environmental pollution associated with oil extractions activities in the Niger Delta.

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  • Environmental Impacts of Oil Exploration and

    Environmental Impacts of Oil Exploration and Exploitation in the Niger Delta of Nigeria. Problem Statement : Oil exploration and exploitation has been on-going for several decades in the Niger Delta. It has had disastrous impacts on the environment in the region and has adversely affected people inhabiting that region.

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  • NIGERIA’S OIL AND GAS INDUSTRY: ISSUES,

    04-04-2018  The oil and gas expert emphasized on regulatory framework for the industry known as Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB), for the past ten years the bill has not been passed into law. This is one of the issues bedeviling the oil industry in Nigeria.

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  • Environmental implications of oil exploration and ...

    several direct environmental and associated problems that emanated from oil exploration and exploitation in the region. The problems identified among others include large-scale environmental pollution and degradation of agricultural land which serves as source of income for the people coupled

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  • (PDF) Oil Exploration and Exploitation in Nigeria

    The study seeks to evaluate the environmental problems associated with oil exploration and exploitation in the Niger Delta area of Nigeria on one. part with a

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  • Oil exploitation, the environment and crimes

    26-03-2012  Oil exploitation, the environment and crimes against nature. On March 26, 2012 8:54 pm In Special Report. by vanguard. By LEDUM MITEE. SINCE the first commercial production of oil in Nigeria

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  • Socio-Economic Problems of Oil Exploration and ...

    economic problem of oil exploration and exploitations in the Niger Delta region. The paper identified abject poverty, deprivation, social conflict, occupational dislocation, ill health, etc. as some of the social and economic problems resulting from environmental pollution associated with oil

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  • Socio-Economic Problems of Oil Exploration and ...

    This paper examines the social and economic problem of oil exploration and exploitations in the Niger Delta region. The paper identified abject poverty, deprivation, social conflict, occupational dislocation, ill health, etc. as some of the social and economic problems resulting from environmental pollution associated with oil extractions activities in the Niger Delta.

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  • Environmental Impacts of Oil Exploration and

    Environmental Impacts of Oil Exploration and Exploitation in the Niger Delta of Nigeria. Problem Statement : Oil exploration and exploitation has been on-going for several decades in the Niger Delta. It has had disastrous impacts on the environment in the region and has adversely affected people inhabiting that region.

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  • NIGERIAN STATE OIL EXPLORATION AND

    25-06-2019  Oil exploration and exploitation in the Niger Delta region is evidently creating numerous trends to conflicts generation and conflicts are endemic and pervasive and recurring especially in the Host communities; hence making the region rancorous and not convenient for peaceable developmental strides thereby creating the challenges of development in the Niger Delta region.

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  • The Risks of Oil Exploration in Offshore Nigeria

    In 2013, a Chatham House report called for international cooperation to tackle bunkering and estimated 100,000 barrels of oil were stolen from Nigeria each day. The Niger Delta’s history of militancy started in the 1990s when communities opposed oil exploitation in the area, with Shell paying the costs.

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  • Oil exploitation and its socioeconomic effects on

    The oil exploration and exploitation industry which is majorly centred in the Niger Delta region is without doubt currently the most important earner of foreign exchange to the Nigerian economy. The Niger Delta is home to an extraordinary variety of people; mostly fishers and farmers with a history

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  • NIGERIA’S OIL AND GAS INDUSTRY: ISSUES,

    04-04-2018  The oil and gas expert emphasized on regulatory framework for the industry known as Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB), for the past ten years the bill has not been passed into law. This is one of the issues bedeviling the oil industry in Nigeria.

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  • Oil Exploration and Poverty in the Niger Delta Region of ...

    Oil exploration in the region and its attendant abuse on the environment has been more conspicuous in recent time. It has been argued that the oil producing areas of this region suffer from grave damages as a result of this oil exploration. It is argued in this paper that the ecologically unfriendly activities of the multinational corporations

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  • Assessment of the Impact of Oil and Gas Resource ...

    Communities in Delta State, Nigeria Christiana Kayinwaye Omorede University of Benin, Nigeria This Paper assessed the “Impact of Oil and Gas Resource Exploration on the Environment” of Delta State oil producing communities of Nigeria. It examined the problems associated with Oil exploration

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  • [PDF] Oil Exploration and Poverty in the Niger

    In the ongoing debates about the Niger Delta region of Nigeria, significant emphasis has been placed on the devastation of the environment by oil and gas exploration which has resulted to excruciating poverty. Oil exploration in the region and its attendant abuse on the environment has been more conspicuous in recent time.

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  • Oil exploitation and its socioeconomic effects on

    The oil exploration and exploitation industry which is majorly centred in the Niger Delta region is without doubt currently the most important earner of foreign exchange to the Nigerian economy. The Niger Delta is home to an extraordinary variety of people; mostly fishers and farmers with a history

  • More
  • The Risks of Oil Exploration in Offshore Nigeria

    In 2013, a Chatham House report called for international cooperation to tackle bunkering and estimated 100,000 barrels of oil were stolen from Nigeria each day. The Niger Delta’s history of militancy started in the 1990s when communities opposed oil exploitation in the area, with Shell paying the costs.

  • More
  • (PDF) Environmental Impacts of Oil Exploration

    Problem Statement : Oil exploration and exploitation has been ongoing for several decades in the Niger Delta. It has had disastrous impacts on the environment in the region and has adversely affected people inhabiting that region.

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  • Oil Exploitation and Challenges of Development

    ABSTRACT. This research work is centred on critical analysis of the manner in which oil exploitation is conducted in the Niger Delta Region. It also focuses on how the Niger Delta environment is contaminated via the activities of oil exploitation, thereby leading to abrupt destruction of her natural habitats.

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  • Assessment of the Impact of Oil and Gas Resource ...

    communities of Nigeria. It examined the problems associated with Oil exploration and its mitigation. Primary and Secondary data were used to source data for the set objectives. The theoretical framework was based on the resource curse theory and the environmental externalities theory. It was established that various problems such as oil spillage, retardation of vegetation

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  • EFFECTS OF OIL AND GAS EXPLORATION IN THE

    Quite plainly, oil exploitation and exploration has destroyed the environment of the Niger Delta, in turn destroying the livelihood of the indigenous inhabitants without adequate compensation or involvement in the multi-billion dollar industry.

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  • Impact of oil production on society and environment

    08-11-2003  In Nigeria waters, cases of oil spillages Genesis 8 have been recorded since 1958 to date, and about 2.4 million barrels of crude oil has been released into coastal aquatic environment of importance are the Exxon Mobil spills, Idoho disasters, 1998 and Ogoni oil spills disasters 1958 – 2005, (Udo, 2007) Exploration, exploitation, drilling processing and storage of crude oil have greatly ...

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  • [PDF] Oil Exploration and Poverty in the Niger

    In the ongoing debates about the Niger Delta region of Nigeria, significant emphasis has been placed on the devastation of the environment by oil and gas exploration which has resulted to excruciating poverty. Oil exploration in the region and its attendant abuse on

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  • The Politics of Oil in Nigeria: Transparency and ...

    the oil producing region is facing environmental disaster as a consequence of oil production. Certainly, the neglect of the oil producing communities led to the emergence of the Niger Delta militia (Freedom fighters). Over the past fifty (50) years of oil exploitation and exploration, the successive governments failed to develop the

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  • Oil Exploration And Exploitation Activities

    Phillips Oil Company made a huge and stunning discovery of a large and commercial deposit of Oil and Gas at Gelegele Oil field which was described by the Nigerian Press as a “Sea of Oil”. Oil exploration and exploitation activities were temporarily put on hold in Gelegele Oil Field as a result of the Nigerian Civil War between 1966 –1970.

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