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Oil Wars: Three states battle over ‘Anambra oil’

The discovery of oil is the beginning of crisis. In recent years, there have been various court cases and exchange of words between some states as a result of oil. The most famous cases involve that between Rivers and Akwa Ibom, as well as that between Akwa Ibom and Cross River.

Now, following the recent  commissioning of the oil exploration facilities belonging to Orient Petroleum Resources (OPR) at Aguleri-Otu Aguleri in Anambra East Council Area of Anambra State by President Goodluck Jonathan, another controversy has begun brewing. This time it involves the states of Anambra, Enugu, and Kogi. Read the rest of this entry

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