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Equatorial Guinea petroleum minister continues tour of Africa

H.E Gabriel Mbaga Obiang Lima invites all African oil and gas ministers to attend the 5 th  GECF Summit. H.E Gabriel Mbaga Obiang Lima, Equatorial Guinea's Minister of Mines and Hydrocarbons invites Uganda's Minister of Energy, Irene Muloni to attend the 5 th  GECF Summit. The 5 th  GECF Summit ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 1 day agoPress > Year of EnergyEquatorial GuineaGECFMalabo +4

South Africa Energy Minister, State Companies to Lead National Energy Investment Drive at Africa Oil & Power

In a dedicated power program, AOP 2019 puts the spotlight on South Africa, focusing on the Kwa-Zulu Natal and the Northern Cape provinces, examining petroleum exploration, gas infrastructure, and IPPs. Hon. Gwede Mantashe, Minister of Mineral Resources and Energy of South Africa and Deputy Minist ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 1 day agoPress > South AfricaAfrica Oil & PowerSenegal +8

Lesotho Seeks to Export Power, Renewables to Drive Development

Lesotho's Minister of Energy and Meteorology will present Lesotho's energy investment opportunities at Africa Oil & Power 2019 on October 9-11 in Cape Town. Wind and hydro projects will provide the basis for power sector expansion; Ministry also calls for investment in transmission and Southern A ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 8 days agoPress > LesothoRenewable EnergyAfrica Oil & Power +3

Uganda’s Second Oil and Gas Licensing Round Will Attract Investment, Infrastructure Development

The country's second oil and gas licensing round for the exploration of five blocks in the Albertine Graben – Uganda – aims to increase international investment into Uganda's oil-rich energy sector, with the government expecting to sign Production Sharing Agreements and issue exploration licenses t ...

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Posted 16 days agoOpinion > UgandaLicencing RoundFrank Mugisha +6

Kenya to #MakeEnergyWork as it launches Africa’s largest wind farm

Kenya has launched Africa's largest wind farm project in a bid to boost the country's power generation capacity and reach its goal of 100 percent renewable energy generation by 2030. “The successful implementation of Lake Turkana Wind Power demonstrates Kenya's outstanding credentials as an inves ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 24 days agoLink > KenyawindPower +2

South Africa sets gas plans in motion with new LNG import terminal

State-owned freight logistics firm, Transnet, said on Tuesday that it had signed a cost-sharing agreement with the World Bank's International Finance Corporation (IFC) to conclude a feasibility study for the development of a liquified natural gas (LNG) storage and regasification terminal at the Po ...

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Posted 24 days agoLink > South Africagasrenewables +1

Senegal to Launch Next Oil & Gas Licensing Round in October at Africa Oil & Power 2019

H.E Macky Sall, President of the Republic of Senegal meets with Africa Oil & Power CEO Guillaume Doane to discuss Senegal's next phase of investment President Sall will receive the Africa Oil Man of the Year award at the AOP 2019 conference. Senegal continues on its efforts to develop its oil, g ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 26 days agoPress > SenegalOilgas +5

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 27 days agoPress > Equatorial GuineaGECFgas +14

South Sudan Will Launch Petroleum Licensing Round, Environmental Audit

South Sudan's Ministry of Petroleum is actively seeking to engage oil and gas companies focused on the exploration and will announce details of its 2020 licensing round at Africa Oil & Power conferences in Cape Town and Juba. The South Sudan Oil & Power 2019 event, to be held on October 29-30, ha ...

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Posted 27 days agoPress > South SudanAfrica Oil & PowerOil +7

AOP to Honor Senegal President as “Africa Oil Man of the Year”

Africa Oil & Power will present the award to H.E. Macky Sall at its annual conference in Cape Town H.E. Macky Sall is renowned for his efforts to revive Senegal's economy and create an attractive market for oil and gas H.E. Macky Sall will provide a keynote address at  Africa Oil & Power 2019 ...

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Posted 1 month agoPress > Macky SallSenegalAfrica Oil & Power +5

5th GECF Summit & 2nd International Gas Seminar

Equatorial Guinea hosts the 2019 meeting of the Gas Exporting Countries Forum, featuring ministers and heads of state from all GECF nations. The GECF and Year of Energy present the 2nd International Gas Seminar as part of the 5th GECF Summit of Heads of State and Government. About the 5th GECF Summ ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Malabo   Bioko Norte   GQ 26 Nov 2019


Posted 2 months agoEvent > GECFgasEquatorial Guinea +2

South Sudan Oil & Power 2019

Resumption of production at several key oilfields in South Sudan, a landmark peace deal celebrated in October 2018, and unprecedented cooperation with neighbouring Sudan point to  improving investment conditions for the energy sector  in South Sudan this year. Africa Oil & Power is proud to once a ...

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Juba   Central Equatoria   SS 28 Oct 2019


Posted 2 months agoEvent > South Sudan Oil & PowerJubaOil +2

Africa Oil & Power 2019

Africa Oil & Power is Africa's Energy Conference. Now the  official conference of the  Department of Energy (DoE)  of South Africa, AOP will be held this year at the CTICC 1 in  Cape Town on October 9-11, 2019 . Join Africa's oil, gas and power leaders for the year's premier energy event. The th ...

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Cape Town   WC   ZA 09 Oct 2019


Posted 2 months agoEvent > South AfricaAfrica Oil & Powerconference +5

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 ...

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Posted 5 months agoPress > Equatorial GuineaAPPO CAPE VIIOPEC +8

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 ...

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Posted 6 months agoLink > Equatorial GuineaMalaboAPPO +3