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December 27, 2018Beating Africa’s Power Problem: The Issues Holding Africa Back
Kenya’s electricity access rate stands at 73 percent and the country is on track to meet its goal of 95 percent access by 2020.
November 4, 2018Fortune Favours the Bold in Niger
Niger's oil industry is about to take off. Bold explorers have made the first move - what next?
September 12, 2018South Sudan extends PSA with Petronas
The Minister of Petroleum extended agreements with Petronas for Blocks 1, 2 and 4.
July 22, 2018An African Perspective: No Good Will Come From NOPEC
Throughout the years I spent as an undergraduate and law school student in the U.S., one of the things I truly admired was American ingenuity. I loved following news stories about U.S. startups that scraped together enough money to go overseas, explored for oil – and despite overwhelming odds, achieved success. These companies were creating […]
February 21, 2018Paths of Profit, not Destruction
How can government quell unrest and operators keep producing in the volatile Gulf of Guinea?
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.
November 10, 2017Market Report: Nigeria Calls for Talks to Renew Licenses for Shell, Total
Nigeria is also urging Shell and Eni to continue the disputed OPL 245.
September 18, 2017The Buzz: This Week in Africa
Top Stories: Kenya Aims to Reduce Energy Loss; Nigeria Preps for Licensing Round
June 29, 2017The Future Holds Great Promise
H.E. Ezekiel Lol Gatkuoth, Minister of Petroleum of South Sudan, talks about the state of the energy industry.
June 22, 2017Oil Prices Under Pressure Despite OPEC Efforts
Nigeria's crude oil exports are set to exceed 2 million bpd in August, the highest level planned for 17 months.