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South Sudan's First Energy Event Attracts 400 Delegates, Catalyst for Cooperation with Sudan and Uganda

The event, South Sudan's first ever energy and infrastructure conference, aimed to attract investment into oil, gas, power and supporting infrastructure. South Sudan Oil & Power 2017 ( http://APO.af/AyAop7 ) brought together 400 delegates including Vice President James Wani Igga and ministers of ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 1 year agoPress > AfricaSouth SudanUganda

Global Oil Firms Back First South Sudan Energy Event

South Sudan's first ever energy and infrastructure conference has gained strong support from global oil and gas firms, testifying to the nation's unrealized energy industry potential. South Sudan Oil & Power will take place at the UAP Equatoria Tower in Juba on October 11-12, 2017. The event, organi ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 1 year agoPress > South SudanChina National Petroleum Corporation CNPCPETRONAS +3

An African Diamond

Niger Delta E&P entered South Sudan in 2015 through a joint venture with national oil company Nilepet. As a result, Niger Delta E&P and Nilepet formed the first joint venture in Africa between a national oil company and an independent African oil company. The first mandate was that this new join ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 2 years agoLink > Niger DeltaE&P ProjectsNigeria +5

The Future Holds Great Promise

His Excellency Ezekiel Lol Gatkuoth, Minister of Petroleum of South Sudan, talks to AOP about the challenges faced by Africa's youngest nation, the state of the energy industry and new investments. South Sudan's development will be based on oil and gas, so our duty is to get the wells producing, ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 2 years agoLink > Ezekiel Lol GatkuothSouth SudanJuba +4

South Sudan Oil & Power

South Sudan Oil & Power 2017 is the first dedicated energy and infrastructure event in the nation's history. On October 11-12, 2017, industry experts, government officials from the Transitional Government of National Unity and leaders from the private sector will gather in Juba to tackle energy and ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


    11 Oct 2017


Posted 2 years agoEvent > South SudanJubaOil +9

South Sudan Announces First Ever Energy Event

The Republic of South Sudan is to host the first dedicated energy and infrastructure event in the nation's history. Organized by Africa Oil & Power and fully commissioned and endorsed by the Transitional Government of National Unity, South Sudan Oil & Power 2017 will take place October 11-12 at Free ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 2 years agoPress > South SudanEnergyconference +9

Total Talks in South Sudan Reach Impasse

Negotiations between the Government of South Sudan and a group of investors including French supermajor Total broke down last week when both sides could not reach an agreement to develop a prized piece of onshore oil and gas real estate. For several months, South Sudan had been trying to sign an exp ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 2 years agoPress > South SudanTotalTullow Oil +2

Nigeria’s local firms flex their muscles overseas

Nigeria's local content capacity is regularly overlooked. Our home-grown companies are cast in the shadow of the multinational oil majors like Royal Dutch Shell Plc, Exxon Mobil Corp., Chevron Corp., Total SA and Eni SpA, which currently produce about 90 percent of our crude. But change is afoot and ...

Derby Omokoh - Upstream Consulting Company Lagos


Posted 2 years agoOpinion > South SudanlocalcontentNigeria +6

S. Sudan, Eq. Guinea Enter Petroleum Partnership

South Sudan and Equatorial Guinea have announced a new partnership to advance bilateral relations and boost the oil and gas sectors of the two countries. The Memorandum of Cooperation, signed Monday by Equatorial Guinea's Minister of Mines and Hydrocarbons H.E. Gabriel Mbaga Obiang Lima and South S ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 2 years agoPress > Equatorial GuineaSouth Sudanpetroleum +2

Play by Play: The Great Rift Valley

Vast, underexplored, and now known to be full of petroleum resources, the East African Rift System is one of the most exciting areas for onshore oil and gas investment in the world. In all, the Great Rift Valley represents perhaps the most interesting underexplored region for oil and gas in Afric ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 2 years agoLink > Rift ValleyKenyaSouth Sudan +6

Oranto Launches $500-Million Oil Exploration Campaign in South Sudan

Oranto Petroleum will invest $500 million to develop South Sudan's Block B3, launching a comprehensive exploration campaign starting immediately EPSA contract signed today in Juba for South Sudan acreage. Oranto Petroleum is the 90% shareholder and operator of large Block B3, plans to invest $ ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 2 years agoPress > Oranto PetroleumSouth Sudan

New Oil Contract Points to South Sudan Comeback

As the South Sudan government tries to raise production, a new player signs on with the promise of a $500-million investment. South Sudan's 2017 campaign to boost oil exploration and production is off to a running start. Nigerian upstream independent Oranto Petroleum announced today that it had sig ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 2 years agoPress > South SudanOranto PetroleumAtlas Oranto +4

From Adversity, South Sudan Aims High

Last week South Sudan's finance minister revealed the government's objective to more than double oil production in 2017/2018. Emerging from its turbulent past, South Sudan may re-establish itself as a major African producer and East Africa's most prolific onshore play. Though oil was discovered in ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 2 years agoPress > South SudanEnergyOil +6

Africa Oil & Power 2017

At Africa Oil & Power, you will connect with like-minded peers. We have a carefully curated lineup of speakers, delegates and VIP guests, all of them key decision makers spanning the industry supply chain. Nearly three-quarters of attendees are in senior management. The true value of attending Afric ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Cape Town   WC   ZA 05 Jan 2017


Posted 2 years agoEvent > AfricaOilPower +6