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The DRC Spearheading Economic Diversification

According to a study ran by the BCC in 2017, the DRC faces major challenges to strengthening its financial system, encouraging private and individual investment, improving governance in the sector and increasing access to the formal and decentralized financial system. The government has generated ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 11 days agoLink > AfricaAfrican EnergyEnergy +21

The DRC: A Resource-Rich Country

Read more on the DRC's resource-rich potential in the Africa Energy Series Special Report: DRC 2020 – the leading investor resource for tracking the country's current and future movements within the sector. The Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) is considered to be one of Africa's richest cou ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 14 days agoLink > DRCOilPower +36

Gabon’s Key Energy Facts

Read more about Gabon's growing hydrocarbon sector and more in the Africa Energy Series Special Report: Gabon 2020 – the leading investor resource for tracking the country's current and future movements within the sector. To reach its ambitious hydropower goals, the country's renewable energy dev ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 20 days agoLink > GabonAfrica Energy SeriesAfrica +27

Brief: Impact of COVID-19 in South Sudan

Read about South Sudan's emerging oil sector and more in the Africa Energy Series Special Report: South Sudan 2020 – the leading investor resource for tracking South Sudan's current and future movements within the sector. The first bidding round to take place since the country's independence comp ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 20 days agoLink > AfricaAfrican EnergySub-Saharan Africa +15

Foreign Investment is Vital for Africa’s Growth: We Must Do What We Can to Encourage It

By  NJ Ayuk, Executive Chairman, African Energy Chamber   NJ Ayuk, Executive Chairman of the African Energy Chamber, on fostering investment now and post-pandemic. Despite the COVID-19 pandemic, not all of the economic news in Africa has been negative. We continue to see promising developments. ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 21 days agoOpinion > AfricaAfrican EnergyAfrican Energy Chamber +23

Ambitious Energy Outlook

Read more on the DRC's resource-rich potential in the upcoming Africa Energy Series: Preview: Democratic Republic of the Congo 2021 – the leading investor resource for tracking the country's current and future movements within the sector. The Democratic Republic of Congo's mining sector has been ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 28 days agoLink > DRCAfricaAfrican Energy +11

Mozambique Can Realize Full Benefits of Natural Gas Production

By  Florival Mucave, Executive Chairman, Mozambican Oil and Gas Chamber   For far too long, descriptions of Mozambique have contained some variation of the following:  Mozambique one of the poorest Least Developed Countries in the world faces endemic droughts, floods and widespread poverty. But w ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 1 month agoOpinion > MozambiqueMozambique Gas & PowerMGP2021 +20

Mozambican Oil & Gas Chamber Endorses Mozambique Gas & Power 2021 Event, Unites Mozambique Pro-Gas Alliance

The Mozambique Gas & Power 2021 event gains key endorsement from the Mozambican Oil & Gas Chamber (CPGM) . CPGM joins the Ministry of Mineral Resources and Energy (MIREME) and the African Energy Chamber as leading partners of the March 2021 event. Honoring the leadership of H.E. President of ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 1 month agoPress > MozambiqueMozambique Gas & PowerMGP2021 +20

Mozambique Showcases Mega Gas Potential

Recently selected as Africa Oil & Power's “Person of the Year” for 2020, President Nyusi has been at the helm of Mozambique's energy sector during its many recent successes, establishing natural gas as a means of generating long-term economic diversification, skills development and job creation ac ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 1 month agoLink > MozambiqueMozambique Gas & PowerMGP2021 +23

Driving Sustainable Development

As Mozambique emerges as a global gas player, the Southern African country is establishing such strategies for sustainable development through the upcoming approval of a new Local Content Law, which establishes a local content framework and the institutional bodies needed to monitor the outcome of ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 1 month agoLink > MozambiqueMozambique Gas & PowerMGP2021 +17

Mozambique’s Economic Future Will Rely on Monetization of Gas at Home

In celebration of the recipient of AOP's ‘Person of the Year Award', H.E. President Felipe Nyusi, we are running content from the  Africa Energy Series Report 2020: Mozambique , which highlights Mozambique's gas revolution. H.E. Nyusi will receive the prestigious award at the  Mozambique Gas & Pow ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 1 month agoOpinion > MozambiqueMozambique Gas & PowerMGP2021 +14

Mozambique President Named Africa Oil & Power’s “Person of the Year” for 2020

H.E. Filipe Nyusi, President of Mozambique has been selected as Africa Oil & Power's “Person of the Year” for 2020 by Africa Oil & Power. This prestigious award is presented to exceptional individuals who display true leadership and innovative thinking in steering their countries or organizations t ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 1 month agoPress > AfricaAfrica Oil & PowerAOP +19

CNN’s Eleni Giokos to moderate discussion on German-African business relations with Chancellor Merkel’s Africa Envoy

Find the German version  here The discussion will be centred on the topic: Investment and Trade for Africa's Economic Development. Co-moderated by the Germany Africa Business Forum and spearheaded by H.E Günter Nooke, Africa Envoy to  Chancellor Merkel,  the discussion also includes NJ Ayu ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 2 months agoPress > AfricaAfrica EnergyAOP +19

African Energy Chamber to Outline Post-COVID-19 African Energy Roadmap in New Book

The African Energy Chamber will launch the book “African Energy Road to Recovery:  How the African energy industry can reshape itself for a post-COVID comeback” in December. The book will contain data, insight, analysis and interviews, and will assess risks, opportunities and what is ahead ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 2 months agoPress > African Energy ChamberAfricaAfrican Energy +30

Webinar: INVESTMENT AND TRADE FOR AFRICA’S ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

With German visibility and participation on the rise in Africa's energy industry, the Germany-Africa Business Forum (GABF) will host its second instalment of its Germany-Africa cooperation focused webinar series. The webinar will facilitate the discussion on how FDI can sustainably strengthen the ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Berlin   Berlin   DE 23 Sep 2020


Posted 2 months agoEvent > AfricaGermanyenergy industry +17