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[Nigeria] Asharami Energy’s graduate programme targets future upstream experts

05-13-2021 | 07:10:39
Asharami Energy, a Sahara Group Upstream company, has commenced its 2021 Graduate Trainee Programme that is geared towards enhancing the sustainability and future of the sector through training of exceptional young talent.

Zenith Energy completes acquisition of Candax Energy's Tunisian assets

05-13-2021 | 06:30:00
Zenith Energy announced that Compagnie Du Desert ("CDD"), its fully owned subsidiary, has now completed the acquisition of a 100 percent interest in the fully owned subsidiary of Candax Energy in Barbados, Ecumed Petroleum Tunisia.

PGS MultiClient seismic reveals multiple opportunities offshore Egypt in 2021 licensing round

05-12-2021 | 06:01:00
PGS announced it has 3 400 km of modern MultiClient seismic data covering all the blocks on offer in the Egypt Offshore Licensing Round.

Petrofac secures contract for bp project in Mauritania and Senegal

05-11-2021 | 11:35:56
Petrofac has secured a contract with bp to develop operational procedures for their Greater Tortue Ahmeyim (GTA) Project in Mauritania and Senegal.

[Nigeria] DPR pledges commitment to oil sector investments

05-10-2021 | 08:14:31
The regulator added that it was working in alignment with the aspirations of the government to provide energy security for the nation and create jobs for Nigerians.

[Nigeria] Heirs Oil & Gas announces CEO and Board appointments

05-07-2021 | 14:39:00
Heirs Oil & Gas (HHOG), Africa’s integrated energy company, has announced the appointment of Osayande Igiehon as Chief Executive Officer together with a distinguished non-executive board.

APA Corporation reaches agreement to modernize production sharing contracts in Western Desert, Egypt

05-07-2021 | 12:59:00
APA Corporation has reached an agreement in principle with Egypt’s Ministry of Petroleum and Mineral Resources and the Egyptian General Petroleum Corporation in support of the MOP’s efforts to modernize the country’s petroleum sector.

ReconAfrica spuds second well in Kavango Basin, Namibia

05-07-2021 | 05:30:00
Reconnaissance Energy Africa (ReconAfrica), has spudded the second well (6-1), of an initial three well program in the Kavango Basin in the Kalahari Desert of North East Namibia.

[Angola] Total commences drilling of oil wells in the Zinia Phase 2 project

05-06-2021 | 09:59:43
The project includes the drilling of nine wells and is expected to reach a production of 40,000 barrels of oil per day by mid-2022.

Ghana set to receive first LNG cargo by end of May

05-06-2021 | 09:35:07
Ghana is now expected to receive its first LNG cargo at the end of this month, a project spokesman said, as the country prepares to become sub-Saharan Africa's first LNG importer.

Panoro Energy announces DHIBM-2 well did not encounter hydrocarbons in the Gamba reservoi, Equatorial Guinea

05-06-2021 | 06:39:00
Panoro Energy announced the DHIBM-2 Hibiscus Extension well did not encounter hydrocarbons in the target Gamba reservoir in Equatorial Guinea.

Afentra launches to offer new opportunities for energy transition in Africa

05-05-2021 | 14:31:24
Afentra (African Energy Transition), the upstream operator focused on opportunities in Africa, has been launched with a clear mandate to look at opportunities to invest in the energy transition in Africa.

Siemens Energy to supply F-class gas turbine to new power plant in Côte d’Ivoire

05-05-2021 | 09:08:00
Siemens Energy signed an agreement with Spanish EPC contractor TSK to provide the company’s highly efficient energy technology and services to Atinkou, a new combined cycle power plant to be built in Jacqueville, Côte d'Ivoire.

Siemens Energy, Turboden expand and decarbonizes Egypt’s natural gas transmission network

05-05-2021 | 08:41:00
Siemens Energy, working with Turboden S.p.A., a Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Group Company, started development on the GASCO Dahshour gas compressor station (GCS) in Egypt.

Lithuanian Klaipėda LNG terminal receives first LNG cargo from Egypt

05-05-2021 | 08:27:00
The Klaipėda (Lithuania) liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminal, operated by KN (AB Klaipėdos Nafta) expects to receive LNG cargo from Egypt, the ‘Idku’ natural gas liquefaction plant to reach Klaipėda Seaport for the first time.