TITLE

Out of Africa

AUTHOR(S)
Freedman, Michael
PUB. DATE
November 2006
SOURCE
Forbes Asia;11/27/2006, Vol. 2 Issue 20, p45
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the viability of the business of Wllbros Group as an oil and gas pipeline contractor in Nigeria. The company experienced problems when a militia group kidnapped and held hostage nine Willbros employees, an executive quit amid allegations of corruption and another has pleaded guilty to conspiracy involving bribery. The company won contracts to design and build oil and gas pipelines for companies such as Chevron and Royal Dutch Shell.
ACCESSION #
23288859

 

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