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August 20, 2018
The Buzz: This Week in Africa
Top stories: NNPC to go public, Savannah Petroleum makes oil discovery in Niger.
August 17, 2018
Market Report: Libyan crude oil output exceeds 1 million bpd
Libya's crude oil production has exceeded 1 million bpd for the first time since June 2018.
Angola: New agency to handle concessions
The government of Angola will launch new agency to handle the country’s oil and gas concessions.
Petronas moves into Senegal
Petronas acquires 30 percent stake in the Rufisque Offshore Profond exploration block in Senegal.
August 15, 2018
Nigerian government to commission six hydro dams
The federal government completed procedures for concessions to develop hydro power plants.
August 10, 2018
Market Report: Savannah Petroleum and Republic of Niger sign MoU
Savannah Petroleum subsidiary has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Niger.
Mozambique finalizes block 5 oil exploration contracts
Mozambique approves oil exploration contracts to majors oil companies.
August 8, 2018
Engie to develop 8 hybrid solar power plants in Gabon
Engie has signed an agreement to develop eight hybrid solar power plants in Gabon.
August 6, 2018
The Buzz: This Week in Africa
Top stories: Dangote refinery to save Nigeria $7.5 billion through import substitution.
August 3, 2018
Market Report: Total Gabon sells stake in Rabi-Kounga field
Total Gabon to sell stake Gabon to Assala Energy for $100 million.
Enel Green Power Reaches Financial Close for S. Africa Wind Projects
Enel Green Power RSA signs financing agreements for the construction of five wind projects.
August 2, 2018
Total begins production at Angola’s Kaombo
Total has begun production from the Kaombo project in Angola.
July 30, 2018
BRICS bank loans South Africa $300m for energy sector
New Development Bank has approved a $300m loan for energy projects in South Africa.
The Buzz: This Week in Africa
Top stories: SDX Energy makes gas discovery Egypt, 8 African countries to benefit from U.S-led gas initiative.
July 27, 2018
Market Report: Shell secures E&P contracts in Mauritania
Shell has secured PSCs from the Mauritanian government for the exploration and production of hydrocarbons from two blocks.
World Bank approves $794.5 million for Cameroon hydro
The World Bank has approved $794.5 million investment for the Nachtigal hydropower project in Cameroon.
July 26, 2018
Niger to refine crude exports in Nigeria
Niger and Nigeria to construct hydrocarbon pipeline and petroleum refinery.
July 25, 2018
Total to Exit South Sudan Petroleum License Talks
The Ministry of Petroleum has terminated negotiations with Total after five years of talks.
South Africa: Eskom gets $2.5bn loan from China Development Bank
Eskom signed a $2.5 billion loan from the China Development Bank for power station.
July 24, 2018
Kenya: WorleyParsons signs contract for wind project
WorleyParsons has signed a 22-month engineering contract for the Kipeto Wind Power Project in Kenya.
July 23, 2018
The Buzz: This Week In Africa
Top stories: SDX Energy makes gas discovery in Egypt, Sonatrach and Eni strengthen partnership.
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