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Senegal’s Taiba N’Diaye wind farm blows in a new wave of Green Investment for the MSGBC region

09-03-2021 | 09:52:00
In addition to world class energy developments taking place within the oil and gas industry, Senegal is making moves to exploit its significant renewable energy resources.

Petrofac secures EPCC contract in Libya

09-03-2021 | 09:24:15
Petrofac has secured a contract valued at over $100 million with Zallaf Libya Oil & Gas Exploration and Production Company, to deliver their Erawin Field Development Project Phase 1 Early Production Facilities.

[Nigeria] Dangote’s $2 billion petrochemical plant to produce 77 grades of Polypropylene 

09-03-2021 | 08:28:07
Dangote Petrochemical plant, situated alongside the Dangote Refinery, has been strategically positioned to cater to the demands of the growing plastic processing downstream industries; not only in Africa but also in other parts of the world.

VAALCO's Etame co-venturers approve FSO agreements in Gabon

09-02-2021 | 10:42:08
VAALCO Energy announced that the Etame co-venturers approved the Bareboat Contract and Operating Agreement (collectively, the “Agreements”) with World Carrier Offshore Services Corp and the Agreements are now effective.

Sound Energy awarded extension to Anoual Permits onshore Morocco

09-02-2021 | 10:32:43
Sound Energy, the Moroccan focused upstream gas company announced a 12-month extension to the initial period of the Anoual Exploration Permits, onshore Morocco.

Eni discovers oil in block CI-101 offshore Ivory Coast

09-02-2021 | 08:42:36
Eni announced a major oil discovery in block CI-101 offshore Ivory Coast. The block is operated by Eni with Petroci Holding, who hold 90% and 10% respectively in the exploration phase.  

Moroccan Sound Energy completes acquisition of Schlumberger Silk Route Services

08-31-2021 | 11:04:05
Sound Energy, the Moroccan focused upstream gas company announced the completion of the acquisition of the entire issued share capital of Schlumberger Silk Route Services Limited (SSRS), from Schlumberger Holdings II Limited. 

Impact Oil & Gas completes Transkei & Algoa blocks farm-out transaction offshore South Africa

08-31-2021 | 10:36:00
Impact Oil & Gas announced the completion of farm-out transaction between Impact Africa, and BG International, of a 50% working interest and operatorship in the Transkei & Algoa exploration right, offshore South Africa.

[Nigeria] NARTO, Dangote Refinery collaborate on efficient products distribution

08-31-2021 | 08:55:38
Road Transport owners across Nigeria have expressed optimism that the 650,000 barrels per day Dangote Petroleum Refinery would deepen the downstream sector and positively impact their businesses.

Panoro Energy discovers oil at the Hibiscus North exploration well offshore Gabon

08-27-2021 | 13:35:01
Panoro Energy announced that the Hibiscus North exploration well (DHBNM-1), currently being drilled in the Dussafu Marin Permit offshore Gabon, has encountered hydrocarbons.

PGS completes coverage of West African transform margin with new Côte d’Ivoire data

08-27-2021 | 12:49:00
In partnership with PetroCi and Direction Générale des Hydrocarbures, PGS has completed phase two of the Côte d’Ivoire MegaSurvey, adding 9 897 sq. km of 3D and 24 632 km 2D in the Tano Basin. 

VAALCO signs binding letter of intent for FSO at Etame field offshore Gabon

08-27-2021 | 12:41:52
VAALCO Energy announced that its affiliate VAALCO Gabon has signed a binding letter of intent (LOI) with World Carrier to provide and operate a Floating Storage and Offloading (FSO) unit at VAALCO’s Etame Marin field offshore Gabon.

[Angola] National oil company SONANGOL explores financing solutions in response to energy transition

08-25-2021 | 10:32:43
Under the leadership of its Chairman and CEO, industry veteran Mr. Sebastião Gaspar Martins, Sonangol has accelerated its divestment program which it is hoped, will bring in billions of dollars in much needed financing through the sale of non-core assets.

Le Secrétaire Général de l’OPEP entame sa visite historique en RDC

08-25-2021 | 08:44:00
S.E. Mohammed Barkindo, Secrétaire Général de l’Organisation des pays exportateurs de pétrole, a été reçu par S.E. Bruno Jean-Richard Itoua, Ministre des hyrdocarbures du Congo-Brazzaville.

ECP annonce le lancement du nouveau Africa Energy Series

08-24-2021 | 08:48:43
Energy Capital Power (ECP) accueille avec enthousiasme la visite de l'OPEP et la détermination du gouvernement congolais à propulser son secteur pétrolier et gazier vers de nouveaux sommets.