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[Column] NJ Ayuk: Nigeria’s changing legal regime: Is Africa’s biggest oil producer within reach of a new oil law?

11-11-2020 | 11:45:58
The African Energy Chamber has published a report outlining its short-term predictions for the continent. That report identifies Nigeria as the country with the most potential for increasing hydrocarbon production.

[Column] C. Derek Campbell : Stakeholders’ engagement key to the success of Mozambique’s LNG projects

11-11-2020 | 11:43:19
The scale and enormous economic potential of Mozambique’s LNG projects constitutes a seminal effort with national, regional and global implications and visibility.

[Column] Victoria Nalule, Xiaoyi Mu: Should countries fire sell their oil & gas assets?

11-11-2020 | 11:31:50
Does the energy transition imply a total ban on fossil fuels and should countries fire sell their oil & gas assets? No, energy transition does not mean a total ban on fossil fuels.

[Column] Rubesh Doomun: What lessons can be drawn from the MV Wakashio Incident?

10-20-2020 | 08:28:52
Much ink, and oil, has already been spilled about Mauritius having to deal with an ecological catastrophe. A few weeks before, everything was operating at leisurely speed on the south-east of Mauritius.

[Column] Florival Mucave: Mozambique can realize full benefits of natural gas production

10-20-2020 | 08:24:20
For far too long, descriptions of Mozambique have contained some variation of the following: Mozambique one of the poorest Least Developed Countries in the world faces endemic droughts, floods and widespread poverty.

Oil sector fall drives down growth in west and central Africa, World Bank

10-14-2020 | 08:00:00
Economic growth will fall this year across west and central Africa due to the effects of the coronavirus pandemic, with the fortunes of major oil producing nations set to decline, according to a report from the World Bank.

Gas industry opportunities can revive Mozambique’ s special relationship with Germany

10-14-2020 | 07:47:00
Mozambique and Germany have a special relationship, that was formalised when the German Democratic Republic established diplomatic relationships with the then newly independent Republic of Mozambique in 1975.

[Column] NJ Ayuk: Nigeria’s energy industry hasn’t realized its promise 60 years after independence

10-01-2020 | 08:08:30
On Oct. 1, 1960, everything seemed possible for Nigeria: After nearly 80 years of colonialism under Great Britain, it was finally an independent nation.

[Column] NJ Ayuk: Mozambique LNG project could be transformational for Mozambique if western environmentalists don’t interfere

09-21-2020 | 11:01:00
When Anadarko Petroleum Corp. confirmed last year it would be constructing a $20 billion liquified natural gas (LNG) plant in Mozambique, this was major news.

Natural gas projects in Africa are Key to global energy transition, reducing emissions and powering industrialisation

09-11-2020 | 13:20:00
Natural gas is an integral part of the global energy story accounting for 25% of the global energy that is consumed. With a total proven natural gas resource estimated to be about 600 trillion CFT, the opportunities for natural gas in Africa are enormous.