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Africa Oil & Power Releases Africa Energy Finance Report, Launches Dedicated Finance and Investment Event in 2021

Africa Oil & Power (AOP) has launched its Africa Energy Series: Africa Energy Finance 2020 digital report, as a tool to identify financing needs across the energy value chain.  The continent is projected to require $29-39 billion in annual investment to meet forecast energy demand and achieve ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 3 days agoPress > Africa Oil & PowerAOPAfrica +17

Oil and Gas Discoveries in Southwest Africa Set to Open New Basins for Development

By  NJ Ayuk, Executive Chairman, African Energy Chamber   Last spring, the Maersk  Voyager,  an ultra-deepwater drillship under contract by French supermajor Total, drilled a wildcat well in the deepest water ever — 3,628 meters (11,903 feet) in Block 48, a massive area with potentially huge oil r ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 3 days agoOpinion > AfricaAfrican EnergyAfrican Energy Chamber +25

Libya Unites Large-Scale Production with Frontier Potential

Home to the largest recoverable reserves on the continent, Libya's vast and underexplored basins are sparking the interest of major operators, as the North African producer seeks to sustain oil output in the long-term. While Libya saw the temporary halt of its oil production earlier this year due ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 7 days agoLink > AfricaAfrican EnergyEnergy +24

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 14 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 17 days agoLink > DRCOilPower +36

Timeline: Developing South Sudan’s Oil Industry

Read about South Sudan's growing 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. While South Sudan discovered first oil 45 years ago, it remains one of the f ...

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Posted 20 days agoLink > South SudanSouth Sudan Oil & Power 2021Africa +19

Angola: Picking Up Speed

Read more on Angola's market outlook in the Special Report 2020: Angola COVID-19 Response – outlining the country's path toward creating bankable opportunities, resuming drilling activities and taking proactive fiscal measures to boost liquidity in the interim. Angola has made small-scale advance ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 21 days agoLink > AngolaLuandaAngola Oil & Gas +19

Africa Oil & Power Launches DRC Investment Report, Aligns with Upcoming Summit

Find French version  here Africa Oil & Power (AOP) launched the Africa Energy Series Special Report: DRC 2020 as the country's premier, sector-specific report outlining key areas of investment across the domestic energy value chain. The Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) is home to Afric ...

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Posted 24 days agoPress > DRCAfrican Energyenergy industry +21

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. ...

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Posted 24 days agoOpinion > AfricaAfrican EnergyAfrican Energy Chamber +23

Turning the Corner in Angola

Read more on Angola's market outlook in the Special Report 2020: Angola COVID-19 Response – outlining the country's path toward creating bankable opportunities, resuming drilling activities and taking proactive fiscal measures to boost liquidity in the interim. Prior to the onset of COVID-19, Ang ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 28 days agoLink > AngolaAngola Oil & GasLuanda +26

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 ...

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Posted 1 month 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

Mozambique LNG: Uniting International Financiers

Total's Area 1 Mozambique LNG development has countered the projected slow- down in energy investment during COVID-19 by securing the largest FID in Africa to date. With a total post-FID investment of $20 billion and $14.9 billion in project financing, Mozambique LNG represents the largest foreig ...

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Posted 1 month agoLink > MozambiqueMozambique Gas & PowerMGP2021 +21

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 ...

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Posted 1 month agoLink > MozambiqueMozambique Gas & PowerMGP2021 +23

Africa’s Leading Producer

Producing 2.1 million barrels per day (bpd), Nigeria serves as Africa's largest oil and gas producer, although production is currently limited to 1.4 million bpd by OPEC-led quotas. In a bid to develop untapped resources andmonetize existing resources, 2020 has seen the launch of a marginal field ...

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Posted 1 month agoLink > NigeriaNigeria Oil Gas & Power 2021NOGP2021 +22