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Is East Africa Becoming Australia’s Greatest LNG Competitor?

07-31-2012 | 11:34:30
Australia's export of LNG (Liquified Natural Gas) is facing stiff rivalry from oil and gas exploration companies in East Africa amid the whopping 24 oil ...

NNPC’s Data Centre Commissioned by the GMD

07-30-2012 | 14:52:33
The GED E&T welcomed the Group Managing Director of NNPC, Engr. Andy Yakubu, all GEDs and the Company Secretary to the commissioning of NNPC’s state ...

Oando PLC. Announces Closing of Reverse Takeover of Oando Energy Resources Inc. (previously known as Exile Resources Inc.) and Related Director and Management Changes

07-30-2012 | 14:51:40
Oando PLC (‘Oando’) is pleased to announce that it has completed its reverse takeover (the RTO) of Oando Energy Resources Inc. (previously known as Exile ...

NNPC Restates Support for Science Education... as Abia State wins 10th National Quiz Competition

07-30-2012 | 14:50:54
As part of efforts to touch the lives of young Nigerians positively, the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, has reiterated its commitment to ...

Access Bank Plc. Announces a Eurobond Offering of USD350, 000,000 Senior Notes Due 2017

07-30-2012 | 14:49:55
Access Bank plc Announces the offer of USD350, 000,000 Senior Unsecured Notes due 2017 (the “Notes”). The Notes are issued by Access Finance B.V., a subsidiary ...

Niger: AfDB funds local development support project in Diffa region

07-30-2012 | 14:49:03
Background The Diffa region to the far south-east of Niger is one of the areas most affected by cycles of drought, characterized especially by dune encroachment, ...

AfDB Finances Rural Development in Casamance in Senegal

07-30-2012 | 14:45:21
Intervention Context Casamance, located in southwestern Senegal, has been involved in a struggle for independence since the 1980s. The Rural Development ...

Cocoa prices maintain momentum amidst shrinking supply

07-30-2012 | 11:02:23
Cocoa prices continued their upward climb throughout last week. Though prices recorded a mild deceleration in their upward climb during the week, cocoa ...

Ghana’s Pacific Solutions joins global group ICOM+IN

07-30-2012 | 10:51:23
Pacific Solutions & Services,(PSS) which represents the IN ad agency network in Ghana, is now a member of the world’s biggest and broadest independent ...

More airlines target Accra

07-30-2012 | 10:25:20
Three international airlines are currently undergoing the necessary certification processes to acquire licences to enable them fly into the country. ...

Access Bank (Ghana) takes measures to address breaches of Foreign Exchange ACT 2006 by former employees

07-30-2012 | 09:55:09
Access Bank (Ghana) Limited has confirmed that it has cooperated fully with the Bank of Ghana in relation to past irregularities in foreign exchange transactions ...

Rana motors to market Dunlop tyres in Ghana

07-30-2012 | 09:24:44
Rana Motors is to market Dunlop tyres in Ghana under a partnership agreement with Dunlop, a subsidiary of Apollo Tyres South Africa (Pty) Ltd.Dr Luis Ceneviz, ...

Vodacom South Africa offers Telmap Navigator Free to All

07-27-2012 | 16:16:00
Telmap, the original pioneers in mobile location solutions, announces today that it has been reselected by Vodacom, South Africa’s largest mobile operator, ...

Intelsat EpicNG Broadband Connectivity to Support MTN's Service for the Cruise and Yacht Sectors

07-27-2012 | 16:09:57
 Intelsat S.A., the world's leading provider of satellite services, and MTN Satellite Communications (MTN), the leading global provider of communications, ...

Microsoft Awards Top-Performing Partners in East Africa

07-27-2012 | 14:30:25
Partners in Botswana, Kenya and Tanzania recognized for technical expertise and customer service. During Microsoft’s annual Worldwide Partner Conference ...

MTN Lagos Fashion and Design Week Returns

07-27-2012 | 14:28:26
After a successful debut in 2011, MTN Lagos Fashion and Design Week (LFDW) will return to Lagos and take place at Eko Hotel and Suites, Lagos. Speaking ...

Arik Air introduces winter schedule for Lagos-New York, JFK

07-27-2012 | 14:27:25
Arik Air, Nigeria and West Africa’s largest carrier has introduced a new schedule for its thrice weekly Lagos-New York, JFK service. The revised winter ...

London to Play Host to East Africa’s Oil & Gas Decision-makers

07-27-2012 | 14:26:11
Already called Eastern El Dorado, East Africa is beginning to realise its energy potential and fast becoming a major energy hub with significant discoveries ...

World Bank Approves Funds to Boost Electricity Delivery and Reliability in the Republic of Senegal

07-27-2012 | 14:25:03
The World Bank’s Board of Executive Directors today approved US$85 million to help the Government of Senegal and the Senegal National Power Utility (SENELEC) ...

Vanoil Mutually Agrees To Terminate Strategic Partnership

07-27-2012 | 14:23:49
Vanoil Energy Ltd. ("Vanoil" or the "Company") wishes to announce the mutually agreed termination of its strategic partnership agreement with Global ...