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January 19, 2018Market Report: Nigeria’s Petroleum Bill Passes House
After a 17-year struggle, Nigeria has moved closer to turning the Petroleum Industry Bill into law.
November 9, 2017AOP Signs Agreement with Atlas/Oranto Petroleum to Promote Licenses
Africa Oil & Power will assist in attracting farm-in partners.
November 6, 2017Oranto Petroleum Begins Oil Exploration in South Sudan
Oranto Petroleum is exploring Block B3 in South Sudan with BGP Inc.
October 19, 2017Presentation – Sudd Petroleum Operating Company
Download the presentation from SPOC, delivered at South Sudan Oil & Power 2017.
Presentation – Ministry of Petroleum, South Sudan
Download the presentation from H.E. Ezekiel Lol Gatkuoth, the Minister of Petroleum of South Sudan.
October 10, 2017Oranto Petroleum Signs PSAs with Uganda
Oranto Petroleum signs two Production Sharing Agreements for Uganda's Lake Albert.
August 31, 2017China National Petroleum Corporation
China National Petroleum Corporation (CNPC) is a Chinese state-owned oil and gas corporation and the largest integrated energy company in China. The firm has proven reserves of 3.7 billion barrels of oil equivalent and has 30 international exploration and production projects. In South Sudan CNPC holds stakes in the upstream consortia DPOC and GPOC.
Dar Petroleum Operating Company
A consortium of China National Petroleum Corporation (41 percent), Petronas (40 percent), Nilepet (8 percent), Sinopec (6 percent) and Tri-Ocean Energy (5 percent), DPOC is an exploration and production company based in Juba and operating Blocks 3 and 7 in the Melut Basin. Dar Petroleum is the only oil and gas consortium currently producing oil […]
August 15, 2017Kenya Election: What Now for Petroleum Bill, New Projects?
Incumbent President Uhuru Kenyatta wins Kenya’s general election.
July 5, 2017East Africa’s Petroleum Pioneer
The story of South Sudan’s petroleum industry is one of vast potential, held back by political upheaval and conflict over the past decades.