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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 ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


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

Waltersmith to Replicate Nigeria’s Modular Refinery Model in Equatorial Guinea

Equatorial Guinea's Minister of Mines and Hydrocarbons, H.E. Gabriel Mbaga Obiang Lima, recently visited Nigeria's modular refinery and expressed his willingness to replicate it in Equatorial Guinea. “Primarily, I don't put it in the local content context, I put it in the African Continental Free ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 9 months agoLink > WaltersmithEquatorial GuineaNigeria +2

Nigeria Takes Aim Against Gas Flaring in 2020

The Nigerian Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) announced in February 2020 the launch of the first phase of the Nigerian Gas Flare Commercialization Programme (NGFCP), having shortlisted 200 bidding companies following the evaluation of statements of qualification. Christopher Sheldon, Pract ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 2 months agoLink > NigeriaPowerLiquified Petroleum Gas +3

Nigerian Independents Tackle Market Volatility

Since the Federal Government of Nigeria enacted its Local Content Law in 2010, several indigenous operators – Atlas Petroleum International and Oranto Petroleum, Shoreline, Aiteo Group, Eroton Exploration & Production Company and Seplat Petroleum Development Company, among others – have made subst ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 2 months agoLink > NigeriaNigeria Oil Gas & Power 2021NOGP2021 +16

Nigeria: 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 and monetize existing resources, 2020 has seen the launch of a marginal fiel ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 2 months agoLink > NigeriaNigeria Oil Gas & Power 2021NOGP2021 +29

Equatorial Guinea to Offer 13 Blocks in Licensing Round

Equatorial Guinea will offer up to 13 deepwater and ultra deepwater blocks in its upcoming April licensing round, said the Minister of Mines and Hydrocarbons in a statement on Tuesday. The statement on Tuesday follows the initial announcement by the Minister earlier this month of the oil, gas, an ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 1 year agoLink > Equatorial GuineaMalaboAPPO +3

Noble Energy Makes New Equatorial Guinea Petroleum Discovery

Equatorial Guinea's Ministry of Mines and Hydrocarbons (MMH) is pleased to announce that U.S. oil and gas company Noble Energy has made a discovery in offshore Block I. Noble Energy and partners are longtime friends of Equatorial Guinea and it is only fitting that we should build on our oil and g ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 1 year agoLink > Noble EnergyEquatorial GuineaOil Discovery +1

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 26 days agoLink > GabonAfrica Energy SeriesAfrica +27

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 1 month agoLink > DRCAfricaAfrican Energy +11

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 21 days agoLink > DRCOilPower +36

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 18 days agoLink > AfricaAfrican EnergyEnergy +21

Angola prepares for 2019 licensing round

During a visit to Tokyo, Angola's Minister of Mineral Resources and Petroleum Diamantino Pedro Azevedo told S&P Global that the country is in the final stages of preparing for its 2019 licensing round, which will be launched and promoted at the Angola Oil & Gas 2019 Conference and Exhibition hoste ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 1 year agoLink > AngolaAfrica Oil & PowerAngola Oil & Gas +3

Angola discloses tender details for oil block concessions

On Tuesday, Angola's National Agency for Oil, Gas, and Biofuels (ANPG) hosted the first of four roadshows in Luanda to highlight the first 10 blocks to be auctioned in 2019. The offshore blocks are located in the Benguela and Namibe basin and will also be presented in Houston, London and Dubai as ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 1 year agoLink > AngolaLicencing RoundOil +2

Downstream as the Solution

*This article will be published in the upcoming AES: Angola COVID-19 Impact ReportThe Angolan government has launched an ambitious strategy to develop its refining capabilities and reduce its reliance upon and associated costs with imported fuel volumes, aiming to increase capacity from 80,000 bpd ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 2 months agoLink > AngolaAngola Oil & GasRefining +16
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