Nigeria Oil Operators Face Tense Protests Over Unpaid Wages

By Damir Kaletovic Hundreds of Nigerian oil contractors held heated talks with Italian oil major Eni over unpaid wages, even though production has been restored following militant attacks in the Niger Delta, with tensions escalating to the point that police were called in, Reuters reported Thursday. Contractors gave Eni two weeks to settle the debt, threatening to escalate protests if unsuccessful. Eni’s representative in Nigeria blamed the payment delays on debts owed by the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC). Unpaid contractors are not the only…

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