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Expert advice on how to deal with insecurity in West Africa

Expert advice on how to deal with his insecurity in West Africa

Nigerian oil production at 1.9 million bpd

Nigerian oil production has risen to 1.9 million barrels per day (bpd), as it recovers from militant attacks earlier this year.

Nigeria's state oil company says could be crippled by Delta militancy

Militants calling for a greater share of the country's oil wealth to go the impoverished region have reduced Nigeria's crude oil output by 700,000 barrels per day (bpd) to 1.56 million bpd since the start of the year.

Nigeria's distributable revenues fell to 444 billion naira in July

Nigeria, Africa's biggest economy and an OPEC member which relies on crude sales for about 70 percent of national income, has been hit hard by the fall in global crude prices since mid-2014.