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South Africa’s Former Energy Minister, Jeff Radebe on tour to mend relations with Nigeria, Senegal & Ghana

A team of Presidential Special Envoys departed South Africa on Monday to visit Nigeria, Niger, Ghana, Senegal, Tanzania, the Democratic Republic of Congo and Zambia to deliver a message of solidarity from President Cyril Ramaphosa. The Special Envoy consists of South Africa's former Minister o ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 1 month agoPress > South AfricaNigeriaNiger +9

Time to Make Energy Work for Africa

It is past time that Africa's natural resources benefited Africans; that every African had access to electricity; and that the wealth created by oil and gas would lead to the sustainable development of African economies. The incredible story of Senegal, for example, stands as a roadmap on creatin ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 2 months agoLink > NigeriaAtlas OrantoPrince Arthur Eze +3

Benin inaugurates 127MW power plant

With a generation capacity of 127 megawatts (MW), the gas engine power plant is set to increase the country's power supply significantly decreasing its dependence on energy imports. “The Maria Gleta power plant increases Benin's capacity for electricity by more than 50 percent – our country now b ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 2 months agoLink > BeninPower PlantGhana +4

ModuResources Group announces Nigerian partnership with Relentech Specialists Nig. Ltd.

Lagos, Nigeria effective August 2019, ModuResources announces to have established a partnership with Relentech Specialists Nig. Ltd. ModuResources Group primarily provides rig inspection services and recently branched out to add other services to its group of companies such as training (IWCF & IAD ...

Martin Struik


Posted 3 months agoPress > Nigeriamoduresourcesinspection

Year of Energy team tours Middle East ahead of 5th GECF Gas Summit

The first high-level ad hoc working group meeting for the 5th GECF Gas Summit, held at the GECF Headquarters in Doha, Qatar, took place on July 18. Representatives of the GECF Member States and Observers – including GECF Secretary General Yury Sentyurin – were updated on conference speakers, spons ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 3 months agoPress > Equatorial GuineaGECFgas +14

Why is oil security suddenly a top priority in Africa?

Just this week, South Africa announced a new oil and gas policy is in the pipeline. This will be music to the ears of individuals involved in African energy and infrastructure such as Sebastian Wagner , Mzi Khumalo and Olusegun Okubanjo . But questions surely remain as to how the continent can t ...

Scott Johnson


Posted 4 months agoOpinion > Nigeriaenergy securitySub-Saharan Africa +2

Three reasons Africa will determine the oil price in the long term

Africa might only be home to just 4 percent of the world's oil supply but, as many of its oil-rich nations begin taking advantage of this natural resource, it's starting to have an impact on the price of crude oil. This uptick will be good news for the continent's high-profile investors and entrepre ...

Scott Johnson


Posted 5 months agoOpinion > Africamiddle classGeopolitics +4

Equatorial Guinea President, OPEC Secretary General Headline APPO CAPE VII

H.E. Obiang Nguema Mbasogo, President of Equatorial Guinea, and H.E. Gabriel Mbaga Obiang Lima, Minister of Mines and Hydrocarbons, will both speak at APPO CAPE VII. Secretary General of APPO H.E. Mahaman Laouan Gaya and H.E. Emmanuel Ibe Kachikwu, Nigeria's Minister of State for Petroleum Res ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 8 months agoPress > Equatorial GuineaAPPO CAPE VIIOPEC +8

Managing the transition from legacy to modern systems in Oil & Gas

Legacy IT Systems, either software or hardware that were commissioned between the 1980's and early 2000's, are a significant obstacle in any Oil & Gas organisation's drive towards modernisation. Whilst the age of these systems is not necessarily an issue, continued product support is a challenge f ...

Marcus Kelly - TouchstoneEnergy


Posted 8 months agoOpinion > OilandGasE&P SoftwareBusiness Process +8

MDL Proves 150Te Portability in Nigeria

Maritime Developments (MDL) has proven the complete portability of its flex-lay equipment design with a successfully completed project in West Africa. The newest and largest pipelay tensioner in the company's rental fleet, the MDL TTS-4/375 Series Tensioner, rated for safe working load of 150-tonne ...

Aleksandra Jurczak


Posted 9 months agoPress > MDLWest AfricaNigeria +1

Sub-Saharan Africa Oil/Gas Industry Leaders Head to Houston Conference to Discuss Opportunities, Potentials and Market Stabilization.

Sub-Saharan Africa is getting a good global attention as the region for the new wave of boom in oil and gas exploration and production. This translates that the region will experience avalanche of activities in the industry from the 2Qtr of 2019 to 2025. According to a recent report by Douglas Wes ...

SUNNY LAW


Posted 9 months agoPress > sub sharan africagasconference +6

12th Annual Sub-Saharan Africa Oil/Gas Conference, 2019

INVITATION TO PARTICIPATE IN THE 12 TH ANNUAL SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA OIL & GAS CONFERENCE , 2019   Energy & Corporate Africa, a foremost hydrocarbon assessor, conference organizers, and market intelligence organization invites you to the 12 th Annual Sub-Saharan Africa Oil & Gas Conference sche ...

SUNNY LAW


Houston   TX   US 02 May 2019


Posted 10 months agoEvent > sub sahara africaoil.gasShell +7

Building on 2018

“As the oil price is steadily rising towards pre-collapse levels, the outlook is positive,” PwC said in its annual Africa Oil & Gas Review released in November 2018. By June 2018, more than $110 billion in global oil and gas projects had been approved since 2017 — a more than 100 percent increase ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 10 months agoLink > Oil and Gas Productionoil priceOffshore Drilling +10

Projects reaching FID in 2019

Cairn Energy and Woodside Energy's much anticipated SNE project is expected to reach FID in early 2019, with the companies submitting the Development and Exploitation Plan to the Ministry for approval in October 2018. Nigeria-based Seplat initially predicted reaching FID by the end of 2018 on the ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 10 months agoLink > OPECSenegalMauritania +3

Editor’s Top Picks from 2018

Here are some of the top interviews, news and articles from Africa Oil & Power's year of covering the continent's oil and power sectors. Africa is a home to giants — boasting some of the world's top oil and gas discoveries and a wealth of investment opportunities in power generation from oil and ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 10 months agoLink > NigeriaOPECNOPEC +2