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[Namibia] LEKOIL enters Strategic Alliance Agreement with NAMCOR
29-10-2020 | 10:31:00
LEKOIL, oil and gas exploration and production company with a focus on Nigeria and Africa, announced it has entered into a Strategic Alliance Agreement with NAMCOR, through its subsidiary, LEKOIL Namibia.
World Bank sanctions two Chinese engineering companies for fraudulent practices in Zambia
29-10-2020 | 10:10:50
The World Bank announced the 18-month sanctions of China National Electric Engineering Company and its wholly owned subsidiary, China Electric Design and Research Institute Company, in connection with fraudulent practices in Zambia.
Total’s second discovery in South Africa promises gas-led recovery for Southern Africa, Energy Chamber
29-10-2020 | 06:53:00
While anticipated, Total’s second significant gas condensate discovery announced in South Africa is nonetheless reason to rejoice after a year of deep uncertainty and struggles for the African energy sector.
[Column] Victoria R. Nalule: Xiaoyi (Shawn) Mu: Should countries fire sell their oil & gas assets?
28-10-2020 | 12:03:00
No, energy transition does not mean a total ban on fossil fuels. In simple terms, energy transition refers to a shift from fossil fuels to cleaner forms of energy.
Chariot Oil & Gas receives EOI for provision of development debt finance for Anchois gas discovery offshore Morocco
28-10-2020 | 10:30:36
Chariot Oil & Gas has received a non-binding Expression of Interest Letter from Africa Finance Corporation for the provision of development debt finance for the Anchois Gas Discovery, offshore Morocco.
Eswatini launches fuel distribution company
28-10-2020 | 07:29:25
FuelEx Eswatini, $6-million petroleum distribution company has been launched by Eswatini’s Minister of Commerce, Industry and Trade, H.E. Manqoba Khumalo.
USTDA launches call for initial proposals to expand Africa initiatives
27-10-2020 | 10:24:34
The USTDA issued a call for initial proposals to expand its grant-based support for feasibility studies, technical assistance and pilot projects that advance the U.S. government’s Prosper Africa and Power Africa initiatives.
WAAREE spreads its wings globally, opens franchisee in Africa
27-10-2020 | 09:37:00
WAAREE Energies, India's largest solar module manufacturer has strengthened its presence in West of African continent by opening franchise in Conarky.
Panoro Energy Guebiba 10 well successful side-track and production target achieved in Tunisia
27-10-2020 | 09:15:04
Panoro Energy announced that the Guebiba 10 sidetrack well located in the Guebiba oilfield in Tunisia and part of the Thyna Production Services concession has been successfully drilled and completed.
Tlou Energy seeks funding for development of Lesedi power project in Botswana
27-10-2020 | 09:04:36
Tlou Energy is currently seeking funding for development of the Lesedi power project in Botswana.
Assala Energy invests $24m export infrastructure in Gabon
26-10-2020 | 07:24:00
UK-based operator Assala Energy announced it will spend $24 million to modernize Gabon’s Gamba export infrastructure in the south of the country.
Dana Gas sells onshore Egypt producing assets to IPR Energy
26-10-2020 | 06:28:00
Dana Gas announced it has entered into a binding agreement with IPR Wastani Petroleum, a member of the IPR Energy Group (IPR) for the sale of its onshore Egyptian producing oil and gas assets for a consideration of up to $236 million.
Afro Energy granted approval to produce gas from Amersfoort Project in South Africa
23-10-2020 | 07:08:45
Kinetiko Energy announced that Afro Energy has received approval to produce an amount of gas annually for a 2 year period from the Amersfoort Project exploration rights ER56 and ER38 by the Minister for Mineral Resources (DMR), South Africa.
Tullow receives government approvals for $575m sale of Uganda assets to Total
23-10-2020 | 06:54:00
Tullow Oil announced the Government of Uganda and the Ugandan Revenue Authority have executed a binding Tax Agreement that reflects the pre-agreed principles on the tax treatment of the sale of Tullow’s Ugandan assets to Total.
Siemens Energy contributes to Egypt’s energy sector with new service center and training academy
23-10-2020 | 06:19:00
Siemens Energy inaugurated a service center and a training academy in Egypt which combines a repair center, a tooling center and a spare-parts warehouse under one roof.
Sterling and Wilson to build solar storage hybrid power plant in Niger
22-10-2020 | 15:09:03
Sterling and Wilson Pvt Ltd (SWPL) has announced that it's Hybrid & Energy Storage division (HES) has signed an EPC contract to construct a Solar PV Battery Storage and Diesel Genset based hybrid power plant in Agadez, Niger, in West Africa.
Neptune Energy digitalises drilling & wells with Halliburton cloud applications
20-10-2020 | 12:05:11
Neptune Energy announced it will adopt Halliburton’s DecisionSpace 365 well construction suite of cloud applications to consolidate all global drilling and wells activities, improve efficiency and significantly reduce non-productive time.
Siemens Energy to help Total achieve low-emission goals for Mozambique LNG Project
19-10-2020 | 08:32:00
A joint venture between Saipem and McDermott selected Siemens Energy to supply emissions-reducing power generation equipment and boil-off gas compressors for the Mozambique LNG Project.
Africa Energy gets shareholder approval for Total-operated Block offshore South Africa
19-10-2020 | 08:22:46
Africa Energy, Canadian oil and gas company with exploration assets offshore South Africa and Namibia received approval from the shareholders for a transaction through which it will increase its effective interest in Block 11B/12B offshore South Africa.
DFC invests $1.55 million in Ethiopia's Tulu Moye Geothermal Power Plant Project
16-10-2020 | 07:38:00
U.S. International Development Finance Corporation (DFC) has committed $1.55 million in technical development for the Tulu Moye Geothermal Power Plant Project in Ethiopia.
[Kenya] KenGen to earn $1.1m from Clean Development Mechanism Project
16-10-2020 | 07:18:00
Energy producer Kenya Electricity Generating Company (KenGen) is set to earn about $1.1 million in the next seven years from the Olkaria II Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) Project.
Efficiency for Access Research and Development Fund supports 20 groups with £2.9 million funding for solar projects
15-10-2020 | 13:06:00
The Efficiency for Access Research and Development Fund has awarded 20 organisations a total of £2.9 million of funding for innovative, solar-powered appliance technology projects.
Sound Energy announces 24 month extension to initial period of Sidi Moktar Permits onshore Morocco
15-10-2020 | 10:23:11
Moroccan focused upstream gas company Sound Energy announced due to further disruption caused by the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, ONHYM has approved a 24 month extension to the initial period of the Sidi Moktar Permits.
EEP Africa approves 26 new projects in productive use and circular economy
15-10-2020 | 09:17:00
The EEP Africa Innovation Window Investment Committee approved funding for projects submitted under the 2020 call for proposals on Clean Energy Powering Green Growth.
Oil sector fall drives down growth in west and central Africa, World Bank
14-10-2020 | 06:00:00
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
14-10-2020 | 05:47:00
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.
Bollore Transport & Logistics handles 900 tonnes of equipment for Côte d'Ivoire thermal power station
12-10-2020 | 13:17:27
Bollore Transport & Logistics Cote d'Ivoire unloaded 900 tonnes of equipment, including a turbine, an electric generator and various other materials, in the Yopougon municipality of Abidjan.
ENGIE appoints Gillian-Alexandre Huart to lead its Access to Energy business in Africa
12-10-2020 | 07:58:16
ENGIE has appointed Gillian-Alexandre Huart as CEO of ENGIE Energy Access, its Access to Energy business in Africa, tasked with providing millions of households and businesses across the continent with clean and affordable energy.
Lekela's fourth South African wind farm begins commercial operation
08-10-2020 | 10:37:00
Lekela, renewable power-generation company that delivers utility-scale projects across Africa, anounced its South Africa's Perdekraal East windfarm began commercial operations.
VAALCO announces new 3D seismic survey on Etame Marin block offshore Gabon
08-10-2020 | 10:12:00
VAALCO Energy announced that in connection with planning for future drilling programs at the Etame Marin block offshore Gabon, it will begin acquiring and processing new 3D seismic data in the fourth quarter of 2020.
GE secures $47 million contract for installation of four power substations in Benin
08-10-2020 | 09:30:49
GE Renewable Energy’s Grid Solutions business has been awarded a contract of US$47 million for a substation project in Benin.
Construction work begins for new Ivory Coast Container Terminal
08-10-2020 | 09:16:00
Following the signing of the contract with the China Harbour Engineering Company (CHEC) in August, construction works have now officially begun for the Côte d’Ivoire Terminal (CIT), Abidjan’s second container terminal.
World Bank confirms economic downturn in Sub-Saharan Africa, outlines key polices needed for recovery
08-10-2020 | 06:45:00
Driven by the economic fallout of the COVID-19 global pandemic, growth in Sub-Saharan Africa is predicted to fall to -3.3 percent in 2020, pushing the region into its first recession in 25 years, according World Bank's latest regional economic analysis.
Equatorial Guinea, Russia break ground on geological mapping project in Río Muni
07-10-2020 | 06:56:00
The first team of Russia’s state-owned joint stock company Rosgeo arrived in Equatorial Guinea to kick off a historic geological mapping project.
Eos Energy Storage expands battery deployments in Nigeria
07-10-2020 | 06:17:00
Eos Energy Storage LLC, has announced an expansion of its partnership with Nayo Tropical Technology Ltd., a West African mini-grid engineering, procurement, and construction company.
LG commits to expansion strategy in Middle East and Africa as most trusted HVAC partner
06-10-2020 | 07:36:00
A senior executive at LG Electronics communicated the company’s intention to expand the company’s presence in the Middle East and Africa HVAC industry.
Starsight expands into Ghana
05-10-2020 | 07:17:00
Starsight, Commercial and Industrial solar power provider in West Africa announced its expansion into Ghana.
[South Africa] LyondellBasell, Sasol form integrated polyethylene joint venture
05-10-2020 | 07:03:00
LyondellBasell and Sasol announced they have entered into a definitive agreement to form a 50/50 joint venture (JV) through which LyondellBasell will acquire 50 percent of Sasol’s 1.5 MM ton ethane cracker.
EBRD, EU and partners support green investments in Morocco
02-10-2020 | 07:01:00
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) and the European Union (EU) are supporting green investments by the private sector to strengthen Morocco’s economic recovery.
Egypt inks $934m in new gas agreements
01-10-2020 | 09:58:00
Egypt has signed $934 million across eight exploration and research agreements, following a push to attract new entrants to develop its burgeoning gas market.
New analysis shows onshore wind potential across Africa enough to power the entire continent many times over
01-10-2020 | 08:47:00
Developing Africa’s huge onshore wind energy potential can boost its transition to affordable and reliable clean energy. For the first time ever, wind and solar made up the majority of the world’s new power generation in 2019.
World Bank supports improvement of air quality, fight against climate change in Greater Cairo, Egypt
01-10-2020 | 07:36:00
The World Bank approved a $200 million project to support Egypt’s initiatives to reduce air and climate pollution from critical sectors and to increase resilience to air pollution in Greater Cairo.
[Column] NJ Ayuk: Nigeria’s energy industry hasn’t realized its promise 60 years after independence
01-10-2020 | 06:08:30
On Oct. 1, 1960, everything seemed possible for Nigeria: After nearly 80 years of colonialism under Great Britain, it was finally an independent nation.
USTDA supports wind power projects in Mozambique
29-09-2020 | 10:06:12
The U.S. Trade and Development Agency (USTDA) expanded its support for Mozambique’s energy sector by funding two projects that will help deliver electricity to thousands of households through wind power and energy storage technology.
USTDA supports battery storage project in West Africa
29-09-2020 | 10:00:49
The U.S. Trade and Development Agency (USTDA) awarded a grant for a feasibility study to help Lekela Energie Stockage deploy utility-scale battery storage technology in support of its Taiba N’Diaye wind farm, the largest of its kind in Senegal and West Africa.
BW Energy to develop jack-up rig in Gabon
29-09-2020 | 07:25:00
BW Energy plans to develop an innovative converted jack-up rig system, aiming to exploit the Hibiscus/Ruche discoveries in the Dussafu field offshore Gabon.
GE, Niger Delta Power successfully restore up to 360MW in Nigeria
28-09-2020 | 12:39:00
General Electric (GE) announced the successful rehabilitation of three 9E.03 gas turbines, at three Niger Delta Power Holding Company’s (NDPHC) Power Plants in Calabar and Sapele, Nigeria.
SAPVIA, SAWEA join forces to launch Developing Developers programme in South Africa
28-09-2020 | 07:47:00
The South African Photovoltaic Industry Association (SAPVIA) and the South African Wind Energy Association (SAWEA) have come together to launch an innovative programme to drive change and enhance local skills base.
[South Africa] Sasol becomes signatory of Operation Clean Sweep
25-09-2020 | 10:56:00
Sasol has become the first raw material supplier to the South African plastics industry to become a signatory of Operation Clean Sweep (OCS).
USTDA supports off-grid energy access in Nigeria
25-09-2020 | 06:43:28
The U.S. Trade and Development Agency (USTDA) awarded a grant to Darway Coast Nigeria for a feasibility study that will provide reliable electricity for more than 80,000 households and businesses in Nigeria using U.S. minigrid technology.
Greenlight Planet secures $90 million to expand solar financing model in Africa
24-09-2020 | 13:32:00
Greenlight Planet Inc., a provider of solar-powered home energy products in sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia, has secured $90 million in new funding to expand its Pay-As-You-Go (PAYG) solar consumer financing business and consolidate its debt portfolio.
Nearly half the world’s population still lacks access to modern energy cooking services, report
24-09-2020 | 10:02:00
Four billion people around the world still lack access to clean, efficient, convenient, safe, reliable, and affordable cooking energy, a new World Bank report finds.
U.S. funding to International Atomic Energy Agency supports cancer treatment in Egypt
24-09-2020 | 06:03:00
The U.S. Department of Energy’s National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) is allocating $1 million in funding to the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) to help Egypt enhance radiation therapy for cancer patients.
USAID, Power Africa grant $2.6m in healthcare electrification to solar energy companies in Sub-Saharan Africa
23-09-2020 | 13:37:00
Power Africa, through the USAID, announced grants totaling $2.6 million to solar energy companies to provide reliable, affordable off-grid electricity to nearly 300 healthcare facilities in sub-Saharan Africa.
CDC announces joint funding to Greenlight Planet’s solar business
23-09-2020 | 12:45:00
CDC Group, UK’s development finance institution and impact investor, announced a joint commitment of $90 million in partnership with leading investors, to Greenlight Planet.
Finance for renewables in developing countries on the rise, IRENA highlights
23-09-2020 | 07:12:00
Global finance to developing countries in support of clean and renewable energy reached $21.3 billion in 2017, which almost doubles the level from 2010 when international financial flows were at $10 billion.
[Column] NJ Ayuk: Mozambique LNG project could be transformational for Mozambique if western environmentalists don’t interfere
21-09-2020 | 09:01:00
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.
Invictus Energy to begin oil and gas drilling in Zimbabwe
21-09-2020 | 08:43:00
Australian listed oil and gas exploration company Invictus plans to begin drilling Zimbabwe’s first oil and gas wells in the Muzarabani prospect in October next year.
FAO launches Green Cities Initiative to help transform agri-food systems, end hunger and improve nutrition
21-09-2020 | 08:27:00
FAO unveiled its new Green Cities Initiative and Action Plan to help transform agri-food systems, end hunger and improve nutrition in and around the cities in a post COVID-19 era.
PetroNor, Gambian government reaches mutual agreement to settle arbitration on A1, A4 licenses
21-09-2020 | 06:14:00
PetroNor announced that the company has reached a mutual agreement with the Government of The Gambia to settle its arbitration related to the A1 and A4 licenses.
World Bank's financing to boost household access to affordable energy in Rwanda
18-09-2020 | 06:49:00
The World Bank approved $150 million in financing to improve access to modern energy for households, enterprises, and public institutions in Rwanda and to enhance the efficiency of electricity services.
Sapura Energy wins projects worth $203m in South America and Africa
18-09-2020 | 06:31:00
Sapura Energy Berhad, a global integrated oil and gas services and solutions provider, has announced two major project wins in South America, as well as a drilling contract win in the Ivory Coast.
BrightLife appoints Laurynas Vaičiulis CEO of Uganda
17-09-2020 | 15:59:00
BrightLife, a social enterprise by FINCA International, has announced the appointment of Laurynas Vaičiulis as Chief Executive Officer.
Kenyan Government partners with private sector, development partners to outline roadmap to achieve energy efficiency goals
17-09-2020 | 14:21:00
The Kenyan Government through the Ministry of Energy launched the Kenya National Energy Efficiency and Conservation Strategy, placing Kenya firmly on track toward sustainable consumption and production including renewable energy generation.
World Bank sets ambitious targets for green and resilient economic growth in Africa
16-09-2020 | 07:20:23
The World Bank released the Next Generation Africa Climate Business Plan (NG-ACBP), which sets out a blueprint to help Sub-Saharan African economies achieve low carbon and climate-resilient outcomes.
EnviroTaqa, Renergon partner for development of biogas projects in Egypt
16-09-2020 | 06:56:00
Egypt's EnviroTaqa for Sustainable Environmental Services & Renewable Energy signed a partnership and alliance contract with Swiss company Renergon International AG, for the development of biogas projects in Egypt.
AngloGold Ashanti receives unconditional approval to sell its South African mines
16-09-2020 | 06:22:37
AngloGold Ashanti announced that all conditions precedent have been met with respect to the sale of its remaining mines in South Africa to Harmony Gold Mining Company.
Lumos secures $35 million solar investment to power one million people in Nigeria
15-09-2020 | 15:18:36
Lumos, Africa's solar home system provider, has announced new financing from U.S. International Development Finance Corporation (DFC) to expand its existing market for reliable, accessible and clean solar power in Nigeria.
USTDA training to support Senegal’s energy sector, expand U.S. exports
14-09-2020 | 09:56:00
The U.S. Trade and Development Agency (USTDA) awarded a grant to Senegal’s national utility - Société Nationale d’Electricité (Senelec) for training that will help bring power to 440,000 people in rural communities using American technology.
DFC approves $3.6 billion of new investments in global development
14-09-2020 | 08:12:00
The U.S. International Development Finance Corporation (DFC) approved investments this quarter totaling more than $2.5 billion across nine projects that will advance development in Africa, Latin America, and emerging markets across the globe.
Sonatrach signs six pipeline contracts in Algeria
14-09-2020 | 07:11:22
Algeria’s national hydrocarbons company, Sonatrach, signed six contracts worth approximately $521 million with its subsidiaries as well as other Algerian companies within the framework of the development of gas and oil fields in the west of the country.
Natural gas projects in Africa are Key to global energy transition, reducing emissions and powering industrialisation
11-09-2020 | 11:20:00
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.
[Nigeria] NNPC acquires $1 billion crude oil fund
11-09-2020 | 07:03:00
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has acquired an estimated $1 billion worth of crude oil funding which will be used as a prepayment fund for the upstream operations of the Nigerian Petroleum Development Company (NPDC).
Zenith Energy increases interest in Tunisian assets
10-09-2020 | 10:00:22
Zenith Energy signed a conditional sale and purchase agreement with CNPC International Tunisia, for the acquisition of working interests in the North Kairouan permit and Sidi El Kilani concession.
Siemens Energy to power Alexandria’s Bashaer El Khair City in Egypt
10-09-2020 | 08:11:00
In a new move aimed at improving the resilience of Egypt’s power transmission network, Siemens Energy has been selected by the Egyptian Electricity Transmission Company (EETC) to connect Bashaer El Khair City project in Alexandria.
Perenco to produce electricity in DRC
09-09-2020 | 10:15:00
The Ministers’ Council of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) has approved Perenco’s proposition to launch an electricity production project in the country.
PGS completes 2020 acquisition in Angola’s Namibe Basin
09-09-2020 | 10:02:00
Ramform Sovereign has completed a large acquisition project offshore Angola using multisensor GeoStreamer technology.
Kosmos Energy farms down exploration assets portfolio to Shell for up to $200m
09-09-2020 | 09:46:00
Kosmos Energy has entered into an agreement with Shell to farm down interests in a portfolio of frontier exploration assets for approximately $100 million, plus future contingent payments of up to $100 million.
Vertiv, Fajoba enter distribution partnership, underline commitment to East African digital development
09-09-2020 | 08:06:00
Vertiv, a global provider of critical digital infrastructure and continuity solutions announced a distribution partnership with the Fajoba Group, a regional IT solutions and hardware leader for East and Central Africa.
Red Eléctrica, ONNE seal reserve cable of electricity link between Spain and Morocco
08-09-2020 | 11:48:00
Red Eléctrica de España and its Moroccan counterpart Office National De L'electricite Et De L'eau Potable (ONEE) have completed the works to seal the link in the reserve cable of the link between Spain and Morocco.
Woodside to acquire Cairn’s Sangomar stake in Senegal
08-09-2020 | 11:12:00
Woodside Energy has entered into a binding sale and purchase agreement to acquire Cairn Energy's entire participating interest in the Rufisque Offshore, Sangomar Offshore and Sangomar Deep Offshore (RSSD) joint venture.
Chariot Oil & Gas announces significant resource upgrade on Anchois, Morocco
08-09-2020 | 10:49:00
Chariot Oil & Gas, the Atlantic margins focused energy company, announces that it has completed the reprocessing of 3D seismic data across the Lixus Offshore Licence, Morocco.
Angolan oil tax revenues increase by 3.2%
08-09-2020 | 10:01:00
Angola’s oil tax revenues rose to 208 billion Angolan Kwanzas in July 2020, reflecting a 3.2% increase from the previous month, according to data released by the Special Taxation Directorate of the General Tax Administration (AGT).
Zenith Bank GMD seeks expansion of non-oil exports in Nigeria post COVID-19
07-09-2020 | 07:52:00
The Group Managing Director/Chief Executive of Zenith Bank, Mr. Ebenezer Onyeagwu called for a concerted effort towards diversifying the country’s export base through the promotion of non-oil exports.
Kariya Energy to acquire oil and gas assets in Africa, targets producing assets and developing small-scale LNG
07-09-2020 | 07:20:00
North American Kariya Energy announced it will enter into various definitive agreement to acquire upstream and midstream oil and gas assets in African countries.
CenturionPlus to support Mozambique’s economic and energy boom with in country presence
07-09-2020 | 07:10:00
Centurion Law Group announced the launch and opening of its lawyers-on-demand service CenturionPlus in Mozambique.
BUA Group, Axens partner for upcoming refinery and petrochemical plant in Nigeria
04-09-2020 | 12:13:00
BUA Group signed an agreement with Axens of France for the supply of process technologies for its upcoming 10million tonnes per annum mega refinery and petrochemicals facility to be sited in Akwa-ibom, Nigeria.
IDC, DBSA invest in South Africa's energy service provider Mitochondria
04-09-2020 | 08:44:00
The Development Bank of Southern Africa (DBSA) and the Industrial Development Corporation (IDC) have committed project development funding to Mitochondria Energy, a local provider of affordable, reliable and sustainable energy services.
Metier invests $25m fund to support C&I renewable energy projects in Sub-Saharan Africa
03-09-2020 | 12:01:00
Metier has invested $25 million into Broadreach Energy to support C&I renewable energy projects across sub-Saharan Africa.
USTDA supports Senegal’s first major gas pipeline
03-09-2020 | 07:56:00
The U.S. Trade and Development Agency (USTDA) announced grant funding for a feasibility study to develop Senegal’s first major domestic onshore gas pipeline.
IFC, FMO support South Africa’s FirstRand increase access to climate financing
02-09-2020 | 10:43:00
IFC announced a loan to FirstRand Bank to enable increased financial and advisory support to energy-efficient and water-smart projects in South Africa, helping the country meet climate emission and other environmental targets.
Namibia Critical Metals secures $5m discretionary financing from Alumina Partners
02-09-2020 | 07:09:00
Namibia Critical Metals announced it has entered into a drawdown equity financing facility with Alumina Partners (Ontario), an affiliate of New York-based private equity firm Alumina Partners, LLC.
FAR announces it will not exercise buy option on Cairn’s stake in Senegal
02-09-2020 | 06:43:00
Perth-based FAR announced it will not pre-empt the transaction or object the transfer of Cairn Energy’s working interest in the Rufisque Offshore, Sangomar Offshore, Sangomar Deep Offshore (RSSD) area.
PraxisIFM supports relief efforts in Mauritius following MV Wakashio oil spill
01-09-2020 | 08:29:43
PraxisIFM has been supporting relief efforts in Mauritius following bulk carrier MV Wakashio oil spill, which the Government of Mauritius has declared an environmental emergency.
[Kenya] KenGen CEO Rebecca Miano tenure extended for three more years
01-09-2020 | 07:47:33
KenGen Board of Directors, exercising its powers given under Article 94 of the Articles of Association of the Company, has renewed the employment contract for the Managing Director & CEO, Mrs. Rebecca Miano for another three years.
Shearwater GeoServices receives Mauritania 3D exploration award from Total
28-08-2020 | 10:18:00
Shearwater GeoServices announced it has received an award for a large towed streamer 3D acquisition and Fast Track processing project by Total E&P Mauritania.
Mammoet works with Burkina Faso towards 20 per cent power generation increase
27-08-2020 | 12:49:00
By 2021, Burkina Faso seeks to increase electricity access from 20 per cent to 80 per cent, as part of its National Plan for Economic and Social Development.
Mozambique, Total sign protection pact for LNG project
26-08-2020 | 07:29:00
French major Total and Mozambique’s government signed a security pact to ensure safety of the $20 billion Mozambique LNG project being developed in the Cabo Delgado province, north of the country.
Africa Energy increases exposure to Block 11B/12B offshore South Africa
25-08-2020 | 07:43:00
Africa Energy, oil and gas company with exploration assets offshore South Africa and Namibia announced the signing of definitive agreements to increase its effective interest in Block 11B/12B offshore South Africa from 4.9% to 10%.
President Tshisekedi launches solar power plant construction in DRC
21-08-2020 | 07:49:17
Construction works for phase 1 of a 600 MW photovoltaic plant in the Menkao district of Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), was launched by H.E. President Felix Tshisekedi.