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Featured2017 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 25, 2018The Buzz: This Week in Africa
Top stories: The Republic of Congo joins OPEC, Total and CNOOC to start oil production in Uganda in 2021.
June 22, 2018The Republic of the Congo Joins Global Producers as Newest OPEC Member
Congo's membership was concluded during the 174th Ordinary Meeting of OPEC.
Market Report: Nigeria issues licenses for 40 new modular refineries
Nigeria to refurbish its Kaduna, Warri, and Port Harcourt by October 2018, oil prices settle lower
June 21, 2018Nigerian power supply to get 12,000 MW boost
The Nigerian power sector is set to get a boost from the Dangote Group’s subsea pipeline project
June 20, 2018Hon. 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, 2018H.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, 2018Somalia to Implement Oil, Mining Framework
Somalia's government and member states agree on a common vision for developing petroleum resources.
June 15, 2018Market Report: Nigeria and Morocco collaborate on gas pipeline project
Top stories: Oil prices settle lower, Congo-Brazzaville to launch new licensing round.
June 12, 2018Africa 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, 2018South 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, 2018Market 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, 2018South 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, 2018Savannah Petroleum to Plan Early Production System in Niger
Following another oil discovery, the company plans for production.