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2017 Recap: LNG, Pipelines and New Frontiers
The stabilization of oil prices in 2017 was welcomed news for oil-producing countries in Africa, and signalled a progressive output for the continent.
June 20, 2018
Hon. Jeff Radebe meets OPEC Secretary General H.E. Mohammed Sanusi Barkindo
The Minister of Energy of South Africa met yesterday with the Secretary General of OPEC.
Vitol and partners to buy Nigeria assets
Vitol and partners are set to acquire stakes in Nigerian offshore fields.
June 19, 2018
H.E. Jean-Marc Thystère-Tchicaya meets OPEC Secretary General
Minister of Hydrocarbons of the Republic of the Congo met today with Secretary General of OPEC.
H.E. Gabriel Mbaga Obiang Lima meets OPEC Secretary General H.E. Mohammed Sanusi Barkindo
Minister of Mines and Hydrocarbons of Equatorial Guinea today met with the Secretary General of OPEC.
Chairman of Atlas/Oranto meets OPEC Secretary General H.E. Mohammed Sanusi Barkindo
Chairman of Oranto Petroleum met today with the Secretary General of OPEC.
Tullow, Pancontinental to Drill Namibia
Tullow Oil and partner Pancontinental Oil & Gas will drill the Cormorant-1 well on the PEL 37 license offshore Namibia in September.
The Buzz: This Week in Africa
Top stories: SDX Energy makes gas discovery in Egypt, Total extends TFT gas field license in North Africa
June 18, 2018
Somalia to Implement Oil, Mining Framework
Somalia's government and member states agree on a common vision for developing petroleum resources.
June 15, 2018
Market Report: Nigeria and Morocco collaborate on gas pipeline project
Top stories: Oil prices settle lower, Congo-Brazzaville to launch new licensing round.
June 12, 2018
Africa Oil & Power 2018 features OPEC, IEF Secretaries General
Ten ministers and the secretary general of APPO will also speak at AOP 2018.
Equatorial Guinea Unites African Petroleum Ministers at APPO Summit in 2019
Equatorial Guinea to host conference of the African Petroleum Producers Organization in 2019.
June 11, 2018
South Africa: $520 million Investment in Wind Projects
Mainstream Renewable Power will build 250 MW capacity through two new wind projects.
The Buzz: This Week in Africa
Top stories: $49.5m loan for Kenya’s geothermal project, ExxonMobil looks to sell stake in Tanzania’s Block 2
June 8, 2018
Market Report: Savannah Petroleum makes oil discovery in Niger
Oil prices rise, Savannah Petroleum makes oil discovery in its Niger Amdigh-1 exploration well.
June 7, 2018
South Sudan, Sudan to Commit to Resuming Oil Production at South Sudan Fields
The ministers pledge to bring oilfields back to production as quickly as possible.
June 6, 2018
Savannah Petroleum to Plan Early Production System in Niger
Following another oil discovery, the company plans for production.
June 5, 2018
South Africa: Renewables bid round to open in November
The Department of Energy seeks new renewable power producers to build 1,800 MW of capacity.
June 4, 2018
The Buzz: This Week in Africa
Top stories: Kenya makes first crude oil export, Total reaches FID on offshore Angola project.
June 1, 2018
Market Report: Ghana to award nine new upstream oil blocks
Oil prices settle lower, Ghana’s energy ministry to award new upstream oil blocks for commercial exploration.
May 30, 2018
India Plans $310m Investment in Zimbabwe
The EXIM Bank of India would loan the money to rehab an old power plant.
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