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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.
March 9, 2018Market Report: Nigeria Reduces Crude Oil Production Price
Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation brings down cost of producing a barrel of crude oil to $20.
March 7, 2018Africa Oil & Power Introduces Advisory Board
Africa Oil & Power announces the establishment of its Advisory Board.
March 5, 2018The Buzz: This Week in Africa
Top stories: Petronas makes Gabon discovery, production to increase at Zohr
Mozambique, Equatorial Guinea to Cooperate on Mining and Natural Gas
Equatorial Guinea and Mozambique sign an MoU to enhance relations in energy and mining sector.
February 26, 2018The Buzz: This Week in Africa
Top Stories: Petronas and FAR to drill Gambia, Anadarko agrees Moz. LNG purchase agreement
February 16, 2018Market Report: BP and Kosmos Near Approval on Offshore Project
Tortue project nears development stage.
February 12, 2018The Buzz: This Week in Africa
Top stories: Oil price sees its worst weekly decline in two years, BP begins Atoll project in Egypt early
February 9, 2018Market Report: Kosmos Completes Senegal Well
NNPC to import daily gasoline cargos to eradicate fuel queues
February 5, 2018The Buzz: This Week in Africa
Top stories: 22 crew members missing, Brent crude price nears one month low
February 2, 2018Market Report: Nigeria and Niger Conclude Refinery Plans
Nigeria and Niger plan a refinery, scheduled shutdown begins at Jubilee.
January 29, 2018The Buzz: This Week in Africa
Top stories: Brass LNG under investigation, Total enters Kenya, Gas strike in Morocco
January 26, 2018Market Report: BP, Kosmos to Explore São Tomé
Also, the $16 billion Egina FPSO owned by Total reached Nigeria.
January 22, 2018The Buzz: This Week in Africa
Top Stories: Vitol, Nigeria’s Shoreline Reach $530m Agreement; Tullow Oil Nets New Ivory Coast Blocks
January 19, 2018Market Report: Nigeria’s Petroleum Bill Passes House
After a 17-year struggle, Nigeria has moved closer to turning the Petroleum Industry Bill into law.
January 15, 2018The Buzz: This Week in Africa
Top Stories: Oil Nears $70, Industry Cautiously Optimistic; Tullow Oil’s Exploration Program Ramps Up
January 12, 2018Market Report: NNPC Selecting Off-Takers
NNPC begins the process of selecting off-takers for its crude oil in 2018.
January 9, 2018AOP’s Top 10 from 2017
See a recap of our editors' top ten picks for 2017, as well as the top five most viewed articles and videos from our readers.
January 8, 2018The Buzz: This Week in Africa
Top Stories: AfDB Backs Renewable Power Projects; Pipeline Fire Causes Widespread Power Outages in Nigeria
January 5, 2018Market Report: Maersk Wins Tullow Ghana Contract
Tullow Ghana awarded Maersk Drilling a four-year contract for the deep-water drillship Maersk Venturer.
January 1, 2018The Buzz: This Week in Africa
Top stories: Nigerian Militants Demand $1 Billion; Cameroon Boasts ‘Encouraging’ Well Flow Test; Fighting Breaks Out in South Sudan’s Oil Region