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Sonangol, Chevron & Shell Join Tullow Oil and Total to Discuss Well Intervention in West Africa

Eni Nigeria, Marathon Oil, Shell & Sonangol amongst offshore operators joined by leading well work experts at the Offshore Well Intervention Workshop West Coast of Africa on March 7-8: https://tinyurl.com/yc4eq3ft    150+ senior well intervention experts will get together in March at the Mövenpick ...

Sam Scarpa


Posted 7 months agoPress > well interventionWest AfricaWell P&A +3

Argus West Africa LPG

West Africa LPG 2018 is endorsed by the Ministry of Energy, Ghana, and is the only event in the region organised by a world leader in LPG benchmarking and price reporting. Join us at the first event in the region to provide a strong foundation on which to promote LPG as a modern, clean and convenie ...

evvnt Platform


Accra   Greater Accra Region   GH 09 May 2018


Posted 3 months agoEvent

Ghana power sector stumbles

Not too long ago, Ghana was a frontrunner in African energy. The country boasts an average access to electricity rate of 74 percent — far above the average rate of 47 percent for West Africa. But in recent years, Ghana's progress has stalled, as it wrestles with power outages and struggles to insta ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 1 year agoOpinion > GhanaNana Akufo-AddoAmandi IPP +2

Big Promises: Ghana Election Special

Ghana's new government promised change – what does it mean for the oil and gas sector? Just weeks into the start of Ghana's New Patriotic Party government, and the changes for the oil and gas industry are already piling up — new government officials have been appointed, new leadership positions for ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 1 year agoOpinion > GhanaElectionJubilee +10

CSR is the next frontier for Nigeria’s local oil firms  

When a company reaches a certain size there begins a compulsion to give back. Often it's a way to improve public relations, often it helps build the network of a company overseas. But where I believe companies ought to be compelled to direct their ‘Corporate Social Responsibility' (CSR) contribution ...

Flo Kigbala - Delta Deep Content


Posted 1 year agoOpinion > SocialCSRmarketing +7

Sudan’s New Business Council Looks West For Post-Oil Prosperity

After 20 years, last week saw the formal lifting of US economic sanctions on Sudan. In a punishing two decades, Sudan has weathered a devastating humanitarian crisis in Darfur, the cessession of the South and the loss of its precious oil revenues with it. But it has not been buckled, and it has not ...

Flo Kigbala - Delta Deep Content


Posted 8 months agoOpinion > SudanOilSanctions +3

Gath'ring Winter Fuel! Christmas Shortage Hits Commuters in Nigeria

As a last Christmas gift to Nigeria's hardest working, it was lucky motorists and commuters who enjoyed a little present: a three-week fuel shortage. Long lines of motorists, cars and buses were seen forming at petrol stations in several of Nigeria's major cities. Prices have rocketed sensationally ...

Derby Omokoh - Upstream Consulting Company Lagos


Posted 6 months agoOpinion > FuelCrisisgovernment +3

Naija rising - World Bank Report Shines Green

Great news released today for anyone watching the Nigerian economy, but no surprises for those of us who are on the ground: in the World Bank's Ease of Doing Business list , Nigeria was among the 10 economies showing the most considerable improvement. Demonstrating our resilience to turbulent oil ...

Derby Omokoh - Upstream Consulting Company Lagos


Posted 8 months agoOpinion > World BankNigeriaeconomy +3

When it comes to vandalism Nigeria needs to address the cause, not the symptom  

Successive administrations in Nigeria each have their strengths and weaknesses, but one thing each government department has perfected into a fine art is the amalgamation of bad news into a grand narrative of considered, deliberate development. They will also never, ever miss an opportunity to take ...

Derby Omokoh - Upstream Consulting Company Lagos


Posted 9 months agoOpinion > SeplatOandoAiteo Group +4

Partnerships spell progress for plucky Nigerian firms

As if any more was needed, this week have another story to evidence the appetite for indigenous Nigerian oil firms to flex their muscles outside their own borders. Following the lead set by Aiteo Group's internationalist aims earlier this year , Oranto Petroleum has announced that it is set to s ...

Derby Omokoh - Upstream Consulting Company Lagos


Posted 9 months agoOpinion > OrantoUgandaInternational +6

Arthur Eze: Nigeria Profile

Last week I wrote about the partnership agreement with the Government of Uganda that was on the cards for Oranto , one of Nigeria's plucky oil groups taking on the IOCs. But what about the man behind the company. In this series, I'll be looking at some of the figures behind Nigeria's new breed of p ...

Derby Omokoh - Upstream Consulting Company Lagos


Posted 9 months agoOpinion > Arthur EzeAtlas OrantoOranto Petroleum +7

All You Need to Know About Benedict Peters – Nigeria Profile

I write quite a bit about leading energy figures in the oil and gas world in Nigeria. Last week I did a profile of Arthur Eze , the bombastic prince of Oranto's sprawling oil network. I don't believe that these visionaries get the credit they deserve so I want to make a point of drawing attention ...

Derby Omokoh - Upstream Consulting Company Lagos


Posted 9 months agoOpinion > Benedict PetersAiteo GroupNigeria +5

U.S Crude Puts Squeeze on Nigerian Exports

Just as it was all looking on the up for Nigerian oil exports, it looks now as though India, one of the country's biggest export partners, has fallen out of love with West African crude. According to a report on Platts, India's leading oil company, Indian Oil Corporation, has issued a tender for a ...

Derby Omokoh - Upstream Consulting Company Lagos


Posted 8 months agoOpinion > USACrudeIndia +6

EFCC: The Fish Rots From the Head in Nigerian Corruption Watch

There are a couple of things that will always happen in an African election. First, the incumbent will repeatedly promise not to stand, and then run anyway. Second, the loser will always, always cry foul at vote rigging (usually with good reason). And thirdly, the winner will always, always, always ...

Derby Omokoh - Upstream Consulting Company Lagos


Posted 8 months agoOpinion > BuhariNigeriacorruption +4

Aiteo at the vanguard: the powerhouse at the centre of Nigerian oil

There is a quote that says: ‘ the definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting a different result '. It's often attributed to Albert Einstein, but it perfectly describes the state of the oil sector in Nigeria. Governments come and go, oil licences are approved, an ...

Derby Omokoh - Upstream Consulting Company Lagos


Posted 10 months agoOpinion > 2018Aiteo GroupNigeria +11
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