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June 1, 2018Market 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 11, 2018Market Report: U.S. imposes new economic sanctions on Iran
U.S. President Donald Trump pulls out of nuclear deal and Treasury imposes new sanctions, Oil prices climb higher.
May 7, 2018Hydropower: A Risky Business
Though it has great potential, hydropower has a critical downside — when it doesn’t rain, the power stops.
April 27, 2018Market Report: Modular Refineries In Nigeria Move Ahead
Two modular refineries will be completed and commissioned by December 2018.
February 21, 2018Paths of Profit, not Destruction
How can government quell unrest and operators keep producing in the volatile Gulf of Guinea?
December 8, 2017Market Report: Exxon Signs PSCs with Mauritania
ExxonMobil E&P Mauritania Deepwater Ltd. has signed with the government of Mauritania to explore three deep-water offshore blocks.
September 8, 2017Market Report: Nigeria’s Egina to Boost Production
Egina FPSO to sail this quarter, Ghana/Ivory Coast border dispute ruling this month.
June 16, 2017The Buzz: This Week in Africa
Top Stories: Oranto Petroleum Signs Ugandan PSCs; Ghana’s Sankofa Project 3 Months Ahead of Schedule
May 22, 2017The True Value of Our Resources
Big Barrels, the new book by NJ Ayuk and João Marques, takes a look at African solutions for African resource challenges.
February 23, 2017Don’t Catch Up, Leap Forward
A different approach to gas distribution could generate jobs and bring new investment to Nigeria.