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November 15, 2018
Angola Joins GECF
Africa Oil & Power congratulates Angola on joining the Gas Exporting Countries Forum.
Senegal: ENGIE signs 25-year PPA for solar power projects
The projects form part of the country’s Scaling Solar Initiative which aims to improve access to electricity.
South Sudan on the road to increase its oil production
The North African country aims to increase its oil production from 150,000 to 350,000 barrels per day.
November 14, 2018
Angola: Total launches Kaombo project
The major deep offshore project is expected to boost the Central African country’s oil production.
Eni continues to invest in Angola
The oil company pledges its continued investment due to increased oil production in the country.
November 13, 2018
Uganda to produce first oil in 2021
Timetable is being expedited by a planned export pipeline.
Egypt: Eni sells 20 percent stake in Nour North Sinai Offshore concession
The transaction strengthens ENI’s partnership with Mubadala Petroleum.
South Sudan: Power sector ready for development
The Ministry of Energy and Dams signed an MoU with Sahara Power Group to develop its power sector.
November 12, 2018
BP to boost presence in the Middle East
Oil major set to spend $1.8 billion in Egypt and $1billion in Abu Dhabi.
South Africa signs agreement to join the IEA
South Africa becomes the eighth association country to join the International Energy Agency.
November 9, 2018
Market report: Egina Field to boost Nigeria’s oil production
NNPC has signed a 6-month DSDP agreement with BP trading arm, BP Oil International.
The Buzz: This Week in Africa
Top stories: Gabon reveals licensing round details; GE to power Nigeria’s largest oil refinery
November 8, 2018
Panoro Energy acquires OMV Tunisia Upstream GmbH
Through the acquisition, Panoro adds high-quality oil producing assets with existing infrastructure.
Nigeria: Egina FPSO to begin production at the end of the year
Once online, the unit will increase the West African country’s oil production capacity.
Rwanda on the path to reduce biomass energy by half
The Rwandan government is working towards cutting biomass energy by half by 2024.
November 7, 2018
GE to power Nigeria’s largest oil refinery
The agreement will provide the state-owned refinery with an uninterrupted power supply.
Gabon reveals licensing round details
The new hydrocarbons code will eliminate the 35 percent corporate income tax.
Mozambique: Ncondezi Energy’s power development project gaining traction
The energy company’s power and coal project has garnered support from MIREME.
November 6, 2018
Zimbabwe: Muzarabani oil project potential to power country for decades
High volumes of natural and conventional gas set to be produced by the project.
NNPC to endorse further fuel swaps with Shell, ExxonMobil
The petroleum companies to re-enter Nigeria’s downstream oil industry following new agreements.
SACREE to lead SADC renewable energy development
The Namibian-based company is set to contribute to the development of renewable energy.
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