Nigeria's Weakening Oil Position

From Emergent Africa Wed Feb 27 2013, 06:00:00

A Reuters report:

Reuters/Akintunde Akinleye

Nigeria will earn less for its oil and struggle to replace reserves unless it can end years of industry stagnation, at a time its biggest customer is becoming self-sufficient and African rivals are boosting supplies.

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