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AOP talked to Claude Illy of Deloitte about the impact the oil price crash had on independents and majors.
An African Diamond
July 10, 2017
Dr. ‘Layi Fatona, Managing Director of Niger Delta E&P, talks to AOP about the opportunities he sees in South Sudan.
The Cost of High Financing
July 3, 2017
Victoria Otieno, Managing Director of Alpha Commercial Bank, talks to AOP about the unique challenges of funding energy projects in South Sudan. 
The Future Holds Great Promise
June 29, 2017
H.E. Ezekiel Lol Gatkuoth, Minister of Petroleum of South Sudan, talks about the state of the energy industry.
Catalysts: Indigenous Companies & Low Oil Prices
June 14, 2017
Guillaume Quiviger, Senior Investment Manager for Vitol, and Adaku Ufere, Energy Practice Leader for Centurion Law Group talk catalysts for change.
Low Oil Prices Prompt Change
June 1, 2017
AOP talks to Adaku Ufere, Energy Practice Leader for Centurion Law Group, about what governments can be doing to make exploration more attractive in Africa.
When Risk Becomes Reality
May 31, 2017
AOP talks to Managing Director of UAP Old Mutual South Sudan Kris K. Mbaya about doing business in South Sudan.
A Unifying Force
May 29, 2017
AOP talks to H.E. Gabriel Mbaga Obiang Lima about new projects in Equatorial Guinea and more.
Traders Continue to Invest in Africa
May 24, 2017
Guillaume Quiviger, Senior Investment Manager of Vitol talks about how low oil prices impacted trading.
South Sudan Open for Business
May 18, 2017
Anuol Deng Kuoreng, Managing Partner of Awatkeer Law Chambers, talks doing business in South Sudan.
Boldly Exploring New Frontiers
May 10, 2017
Chairman of Oranto Petroleum Prince Engr Arthur Eze speaks about Oranto Petroleum’s recent deal with the government of South Sudan.
Catalysts: Diversification and Power Generation are Key
May 8, 2017
Dr. Benedict Okey Oramah and Thabo S. Thobejane on their catalysts for change in 2017.
Even Seemingly Impossible Ventures Have Solutions
May 4, 2017
CEO of Eagle Enterprise Michael Mading discusses the logistical challenges of operating in South Sudan
Africa Energy Series – Ashley Brown, Harvard Electricity Policy Group
April 28, 2017
Ashley Brown, Executive Director of the Harvard Electricity Policy Group, says inadequate investment in Nigeria’s power sector explain the shortage of electricity. This is a clip from our latest Africa Energy Series documentary on Nigeria gas to power. The full version will air on CNBC Africa later in 2017.
Banks Err on the Side of Caution
April 27, 2017
President of Afreximbank Dr. Benedict Okey Oramah talks about the future of finance for oil and gas projects.
Africa Energy Series – Rolake Akinkugbe, FBN Merchant Bank
April 26, 2017
One of the blind spots in the power supply chain, says Rolake Akinkugbe of FBN Merchant Bank, is the challenge distribution companies face in collecting revenue. This is a clip from our latest Africa Energy Series documentary on Nigeria gas to power. The full version will air on CNBC Africa later in 2017.
Africa Energy Series – Dada Thomas, Nigeria Gas Association
April 26, 2017
Dada Thomas, CEO of Frontier Oil and head of the Nigeria Gas Association, explains his focus on advocacy, promoting investment in gas, best practices and turning NGA into a resource center. This is a clip from our latest Africa Energy Series documentary on Nigeria gas to power. The full version will air on CNBC Africa […]
Africa Energy Series – Rolake Akinkugbe, FBN Merchant Bank
April 25, 2017
Rolake Akinkugbe, Head of Energy and Natural Resources for FBN Merchant Bank, says solutions like the Nigeria Electricity Market Stabilisation Fund are critical to providing liquidity needed for power investment. This is a clip from our latest Africa Energy Series documentary on Nigeria gas to power. The full version will air on CNBC Africa later […]
Minimizing Risk in S. Sudan
April 24, 2017
CEO of Nile Petroleum Services, Makaer Michael Dot, addresses the security concerns in South Sudan.
Catalysts: Renewables and Technology
April 20, 2017
AOP panelists Ian Cogswell and Dr. S.Z. Gata on their catalysts for change in 2017.
As Stability Returns, So Will Liquidity
April 18, 2017
Thabo S. Thobejane, Senior Associate for Nedbank CIB, speaks on the state of oil and gas financing.
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