Nigeria is the second biggest economy on the continent, after South Africa. But low oil prices mean it's now battling high inflation and a recession.
Two American and two Canadian citizens have been released after being kidnapped earlier this week in an ambush in Nigeria's northern state of Kaduna. Police say they have a suspect in custody.
The International Energy Agency (IEA) expects the United States oil output to be higher than that of Saudi Arabia in 2018, setting the country on a course to become the world's second largest producer after Russia.
A rescue team has found the bodies of two people on the burning Sanchi oil tanker in the East China Sea, after another body was found Monday. The rescue team was also able to recover the ship's data and video recordings.
After more than a week burning in the East China Sea, an oil tanker that collided with a freighter has sunk. Three bodies were recovered this week but authorities say there is now "no hope" of finding survivors.
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