bakassi peninsula

Armed men seize oil crew in Cameroon


October 31st, 2008 - 7:11 pm ICT by IANS
Lagos, Oct 31 (Xinhua) A group of gunmen attacked an oil vessel and kidnapped at least 10 members of the crew near the oil-rich Bakassi Peninsula, a former Nigerian territory now ceded ... Read more...

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Nigeria hands over disputed Bakassi peninsula to Cameroon


August 14th, 2008 - 11:17 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Abuja, Aug 14 (DPA) Nigeria Thursday officially handed over the potentially oil-rich Bakassi peninsula to Cameroon, ending a decades-long dispute that almost brought the two West African nations to war. The ceding ... Read more...

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