**Attack** on Dr Chris Igwe, MD of Mainland Oil & Gas Ltd Shock VGC Community in Lagos

Lagos, Nigeria – A violent attack on Dr. Chris Igwe, Managing Director of Mainland Oil & Gas Ltd, took place in Victoria Garden City (VGC) in Lagos on May 3, 2024. The incident occurred at around 6:30 am as Dr. Igwe was out for his routine morning exercise. Reports indicate that the attack occurred near House 56A on Road 12 in VGC, allegedly involving a resident named Joylin Mateno. The motive behind the attack on …

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Hoodlums Attack Okomu Oil Palm Company Plc, Leaving Three Dead and Four Injured

Okomu-Udo in Edo State, Nigeria – The Okomu Oil Palm Company Plc faced a disturbing incident recently when violent attacks by hoodlums resulted in casualties and injuries among its workers. The company, located in Okomu-Udo Ovia South-West L.G.A, revealed this unfortunate event in a notice shared on the Nigeria Exchange Group (NGX). According to the notice, the attacks occurred on the 6th and 7th of May 2024, leading to the tragic loss of three rubber …

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Fire Breaks Out on Tanker Vessel at Imperial Oil Dock in Sarnia, Sparks Concern

Residents in Sarnia, Ontario, Canada, and Port Huron, Michigan, expressed alarm after witnessing a loud noise and smoke billowing from a freighter docked on the St. Clair River. The incident occurred shortly before noon on Tuesday at the Imperial Oil dock, where a fire broke out on a tanker vessel. In a statement released by Imperial Oil to local media outlet WPHM, it was confirmed that the fire was contained on the boat and extinguished …

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Attack in Manipur: Woman Shot, Councilors Beaten Unconscious near Oil Pump

Imphal, India – A 41-year-old woman and two municipal councilors in Manipur’s Bishnupur district were targeted in a violent attack on Tuesday. The woman, identified as Umarani, was found with a bullet wound in her right leg while the councilors were discovered critically injured and unconscious. As of Wednesday evening, the perpetrators remain unidentified, with no group or organization claiming responsibility for the brutal acts. The incident took place near an oil pump in southern …

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Oil & Gas Sector Propels Expected Growth of US Explosion-Proof Motor Market to US$810.8 Million by 2034

Newark, Delaware – The explosion-proof motor market in the United States is poised for substantial growth, with a projected compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of around 2.7% by 2034. The market is expected to reach a total valuation of US$ 810.8 million in the country. The global explosion-proof motor market is forecasted to increase from US$ 3,602.2 million in 2024 to US$ 5,540.8 million by 2034, with a projected CAGR of 4.4%. This growth is …

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Middle East Conflict Sparks Surge in Oil Prices and Market Turmoil

Tokyo, Japan – Oil prices surged today amid escalating tensions in the Middle East, sending shockwaves through global markets. Both main oil contracts experienced a significant increase of over 3 percent, fueling concerns about potential disruptions in the crude-rich region. The heightened fears of a regional conflict were reflected in the sharp decline of equities, with major Asian markets like Tokyo, Seoul, and Taipei plummeting by more than 3 percent. Other markets in Hong Kong, …

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Explosion at Former Philadelphia Oil Refinery Leads to Massive Cleanup and Redevelopment Plan

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania – Bilal Motley, a former utilities manager at a Philadelphia oil refinery, found himself at the center of a harrowing ordeal one fateful night in June 2019. Working the graveyard shift, Motley was faced with a massive explosion that rocked the refinery during the early hours of the morning. As reports of a fire at the facility’s hydrofluoric acid unit began flooding in, emergency sirens blared, signaling imminent danger. Described as the “boogeyman” …

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Explosion Kills Two Men in Kakinada Oil Tanker Tragedy

KAKINADA, India – Tragedy struck in Kakinada district on Monday when an oil tanker explosion claimed the lives of two men from Kathipudi village in Santhanamparava mandal. The victims, identified as Kocherla Prabhakar, a 39-year-old lorry driver, and Boora Somaraju, a 39-year-old welding worker, were fatally injured in the incident near Durgada village in Gollaprolu mandal. Authorities revealed that the empty oil tanker, owned by G. Gangadhar, was undergoing welding repairs when a powerful blast …

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Explosion at Oil Tank in Finney County Leaves One Dead, One Injured

Garden City, Kansas – A tragic incident unfolded on Wednesday, March 27th in south-central Finney County, where two men from Liberal, KS were severely injured in an explosion while working on an oil tank. The explosion occurred inside the tank, leading to both men being flown to Wichita, KS for urgent medical treatment. Unfortunately, one of the men lost his life as a result of the injuries sustained in the blast. Authorities have clarified that …

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Explosion Injures Two in Southwest Kansas Oil Field Accident

Garden City, Kansas – An oil field accident in southwest Kansas left two individuals injured on Wednesday morning just before 11:30 a.m. The Garden City Fire Department swiftly responded to reports of an explosion in the area of 3300 West Annie Scheer Road in Finney County. Upon arrival, fire crews discovered two victims with severe burns and immediately initiated life-saving procedures until the Finney County Emergency Medical Services (EMS) arrived on the scene. Both individuals …

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