Lagos: world's largest oil refinery project backed by World Bank
West Africa correspondent Fanny Facsar talks to DW about the world's largest refinery project in Lagos, Nigeria. Behind it is Africa's wealthiest man, Aliko Dangote. But the World Bank is also supporting it - despite pledging to heavily reduce investment in fossil fuel projects.
Mexico: Deadly blaze erupts at illegal fuel pipeline
Some 200 people were at the scene of a pipeline blast that left at least 21 dead. Dozens of Mexican states have experienced fuel shortages since President Lopez Obrador shut down pipelines to curb fuel theft.
Fuel subsidy arrears, bad legacy of PDP, says Senate Leader
Fuel subsidy arrears, bad legacy of PDP, says Senate Leader.
Fuel tanker crash in Congo kills at least 39 - health ministry
At least 39 people were killed and more than 80 suffered serious burns after a fuel tanker collided with a vehicle in Democratic Republic of Congo on Saturday (October 6), the country's minister of health said.
'Technically there is no subsidy' - Nigerian government
Fuel Crisis: 'Technically there is no subsidy' - Nigerian government
Nigeria settles backlog of forex demand for airlines, fuel
The central bank of Nigeria sold an undisclosed amount of dollars today to settle a backlog of foreign exchange demand for airlines, fuel and raw material imports.