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Six Liquefied Natural Gas developments to watch in West Africa
27-05-2022 | 15:26:00
With the energy transition a hot topic off the back of COP 26 and in the lead-up to COP 27, Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) in particular, has risen to the fore on account of its 25% lower carbon emissions when compared to traditional heavy fuel oil emissions.
Technip Energies partners with COS Petrogaz to accelerate gas development in Senegal
27-05-2022 | 10:50:49
Technip Energies and COS Petrogaz have signed a MoU to collaborate in the fields of LNG, carbon-free energy solutions and decarbonization, in order to accelerate Senegal's gas development and support a fair and equitable energy transition.
TAQA Arabia and Equatorial Guinea introduce CNG vehicles
27-05-2022 | 10:41:17
The African Energy Chamber strongly supports the move taken by Equatorial Guinea to optimize its gas market through the introduction of compressed natural gas-powered vehicles.
Senegal, Angola sign 6 cooperation agreements
27-05-2022 | 09:16:00
President of Senegal, and President of Angola, have signed six cooperation agreements in the fields of justice, trade, tourism and oil as well as the promotion and protection of investments.
Petrodel to re-enter Tanzania
25-05-2022 | 12:08:10
Petrodel Resources Ltd. (‘Petrodel’), a leading energy company in the development of oil and gas reserves, has announced its intention to revive its operations in Tanzania.
SONATRACH en tête du classement dans la région arabe et en Afrique
23-05-2022 | 12:37:00
e Groupe SONATRACH est classé en tête du classement dans la région arabe en matière d’exploration pétrolière, en réalisant trois nouvelles explorations lors du premier trimestre de 2022, et occupe la première place dans le classement annuel des “500 meilleures entreprises africaines.
Chariot annonce avoir mobilisé 25,5 millions $ pour le gaz d’Anchois
23-05-2022 | 10:54:00
Chariot Oil and Gas, a annoncé qu’elle vient de mobiliser une somme de 25,5 millions de dollars par le biais d’une émission d’actions de 113,3 millions d’actions au prix de 18 pence chacune.
Sonatrach va se doter d’une usine de production de MTBE pour 521 millions de dollars
23-05-2022 | 10:39:00
Sonatrach a signé un contrat avec les entreprises chinoises CNTIC et Sinopec, pour la construction d’une usine d’éther de méthyle et de tertiobutyle (MTBE) au sein du complexe gazier et pétrochimique d’Arzew.
Shell subsidiary BG Int'l Limited acquires ExxonMobil’s offshore position in Egypt
23-05-2022 | 10:00:00
BG International Limited a subsidiary of Shell plc. signed a Farm Out Agreement with ExxonMobil Egypt to acquire a 100 percent stake in the ExxonMobil-operated north-eastern El-Amriya Offshore Area in the Mediterranean Sea, which is also known as Block 3
Innoson says close to huge gas find in Sierra Leone
23-05-2022 | 09:22:06
Innoson Oil & Gas Ltd., on the cusp of a huge 8 trillion cubic feet (TCF) gas discovery in the Sierra Leonean basin
Afreximbank signs MoU with APPO to establish an African Energy Transition Bank
22-05-2022 | 19:30:40
Afreximbank has signed an Agreement with the African Petroleum Producers Organization according to which both parties will collaborate on the establishment of an African Energy Transition Bank in support of an Africa-led energy transition strategy.
[Column] Sergio Pugliese: Angola’s deepwater prospects lay foundation for oil production increase
20-05-2022 | 09:54:00
As Angola’s Ministry of Mineral Resources, Petroleum and Gas spearhead efforts to reverse declining production levels, Angola’s deep and ultra-deep offshore assets will be at the forefront of drilling campaigns, aimed at meeting phased production targets, over the next decade.
Transnational Africa Green Hydrogen alliance launched
20-05-2022 | 09:43:01
Six African countries have joined forces to launch the Africa Green Hydrogen Alliance to collectively scale-up investment and development across the continent’s burgeoning green hydrogen landscape.
[Angola] Congrès sur l'avenir du secteur pétrolier africain
19-05-2022 | 12:47:00
Les principaux producteurs et exportateurs de pétrole d'Afrique se réunissent jusqu'au 19 mai à Luanda, la capitale angolaise. Ils cherchent des solutions pour accroître les investissements dans le secteur pétrolier et la transition énergétique en Afrique
[Nigeria Business Week] Andrea Ayemoba: Clean energy gets funding amid inflation and trade deficits
19-05-2022 | 12:14:00
Oil and Gas has been a pillar supporting the Nigerian economy for a very long time. Rich in this natural resource, Nigeria may be guilty of neglecting other promising sectors, like Agriculture and even Insurance.
Shell strengthens its offshore position in Egypt’s Nile delta
18-05-2022 | 12:54:00
BG International Limited., a subsidiary of Shell signed a Farm Out Agreement (FOA) with ExxonMobil Egypt (Upstream) Limited to acquire a 100% stake in the ExxonMobil-operated North East El-Amriya Offshore Area.
SDX Energy announces spudding of MSD-24 well at West Gharib onshore Egypt
18-05-2022 | 09:44:38
SDX Energy, the MENA-focused energy company, announced the spudding of the MSD-24 infill development well on the Meseda field located in the West Gharib concession in the Egyptian Eastern Desert.
Afreximbank, APPO sign MoU for creation of a multi-billion-dollar energy bank 
17-05-2022 | 12:48:04
Aimed at scaling up private sector investment in African oil and gas projects, the bank will provide critical financing for new and existing oil and gas projects, as well as energy developments across the entire value chain.
SHAL, Rockwash Geodata partner to establish a digital well cuttings national data repository in Angola
17-05-2022 | 10:18:00
Angolan upstream advisory and consultancy company, Striped-Horse Atlântico Lda (SHAL), along with Rockwash Geodata, announced an agreement with the ANPG to establish a world class geological laboratory in Luanda.
ReconAfrica announces first prospective resource report for the Kavango Basin onshore Namibia
16-05-2022 | 15:14:18
Reconnaissance Energy Africa (ReconAfrica), announced the filing of the first prospective resource report for certain leads in the Kavango Basin, onshore Namibia.
Havfram announces new African EPRD award from PETRONAS in Mauritania
16-05-2022 | 15:07:38
Havfram announced that PC Mauritania 1 Pty, has awarded Havfram a contract for the provision of EPRD Services for the Abandonment and Decommissioning of Subsea Facilities at Chinguetti and Banda Fields, offshore Mauritania.
Oil in Africa 2022 First Quarter Financial Results
16-05-2022 | 12:28:00
Africa Oil announces strong first quarter 2022 with receipt of the largest prime dividend to date and the major venus light oil discovery.
[Nigeria Business Week] Andrea Ayemoba: Digitization set to penetrate capital market, investment
13-05-2022 | 11:52:00
Given the economic situation spreading across the globe in the last couple of years, it is with some optimism we can take the modest increase in Nigeria’s GDP.
Bourbon Offshore Surf ferme sa succursale au Cameroun
12-05-2022 | 07:52:13
Cette fermeture, explique la multinationale, fait suite au constat de la fin des activités et de la transmission du patrimoine de ladite succursale à la maison-mère à Marseille, en France.
Decklar Resources commences shipment of crude oil to market from Oza oil field in Nigeria
10-05-2022 | 16:03:55
Decklar Resources announced the commencement of the shipment of crude oil via trucks from the Oza Oil Field to the UPIL crude handling facilities.
Apex International Energy tests well at 2,440 barrels of oil per day in Western Desert, Egypt
10-05-2022 | 11:26:00
Apex International Energy announced that the Fajr-8 development well was tested at a daily rate of 2,440 barrels of oil and negligible water.
CAPE VIII | 8th African Petroleum Congress and Exhibition | 16th-19th May in Luanda | Join Virtually
09-05-2022 | 21:13:00
The African Petroleum Producers Organization (APPO), the Government of the Republic of Angola, and AME Trade will be hosting the 8th African Petroleum Congress and Exhibition (CAPE VIII) will take place from 16th-19th May
Panoro Energy announces extension of Block G PSC offshore Equatorial Guinea
09-05-2022 | 12:11:47
Panoro Energy announced that the Joint Venture partners at Block G offshore Equatorial Guinea have agreed a material time extension of the Production Sharing Contract (PSC) until 31 December 2040.
Wildcat Petroleum announces Reconnaissance Permit Agreement for 20 blocks off-shore Sierra Leone
09-05-2022 | 12:00:37
Wildcat Petroleum announced that after a process of engagement with the Petroleum Directorate of Sierra Leone (PDSL), it has entered into a Reconnaissance Permit Agreement (Permit) over 20 offshore petroleum blocks in Sierra Leone.
Heirs Holdings $1.1bn OML 17 deal demonstrates renewed confidence in Nigerian economy
09-05-2022 | 10:07:27
The investment of over $1billion by Heirs Holdings in the acquisition of the strategic OML 17 from Shell, ENI and Total, has been described by various analysts as a very positive affirmation of confidence in the robustness of the Nigerian economy.
United Bank for Africa provides $200 million for Nigeria’s petroleum industry
09-05-2022 | 10:06:44
The United Bank for Africa Plc (UBA) has acted as Facility Agent Bank for the Nigerian Commercial Banks in a consortium with other international banks in a $1.5 Billion Pre-Export Finance Facility for the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation.
Wintershall Dea accroît sa participation dans le projet gazier algérien Reggane Nord
09-05-2022 | 09:16:00
Wintershall Dea a annoncé avoir conclu un accord de vente et d'achat pour acquérir la participation de 11,25 % d'Edison dans le projet de gaz naturel Reggane Nord en Algérie. 
Sirius-Somoil consortium signs SPA to acquire interests in Angolan offshore Blocks
06-05-2022 | 10:09:00
Sirius Petroleum announced that the joint Sirius-Somoil consortium, signed a SPA with Sonangol, to acquire participating interests of 8.28% and 10% respectively, in the Angolan offshore Blocks 18 and 31 and a 25% participating interest in Block 27.
Wintershall Dea expands interest in Algerian Reggane Nord gas project
06-05-2022 | 09:57:00
Wintershall Dea announced it has entered into a sale and purchase agreement to acquire Edison’s 11.25% participating interest in the Reggane Nord natural gas project in Algeria. 
[Nigeria Business Week] Andrea Ayemoba: An economic overview for Q1
05-05-2022 | 13:39:00
As we have seen over time, when one sectors hits a low point, another is seen hitting high notes. Such is the situation as we’ve seen it lately.
[RDC] La transformation du gaz du lac Kivu en électricité
05-05-2022 | 10:53:00
Pourparlers avec une firme koweïtienne pour la transformation du gaz du lac Kivu en électricité. Pour doper la croissance socioéconomique de la République démocratique du Congo, les autorités congolaises mènent une stratégie visant à nouer des partenariats pour encourager les investissements dans le secteur énergétique national.
ReconAfrica extends LOI with NAMCOR to acquire interest in PEL 73, North East Namibia
04-05-2022 | 09:26:00
ReconAfrica announced that further to its announcement in February, it has entered into an extension to the Letter of Intent with its partner, NAMCOR, to acquire half of NAMCR’s 10% carried participating interest in the Kavango basin, NE Namibia.
SDX Energy discovers gas at the SD-12 East appraisal well at South Disouq, Egypt
04-05-2022 | 09:10:00
SDX Energy, the MENA-focused energy company, announced a gas discovery at the SD-12 East well that targeted a separate compartment in the Sobhi Field, within the Ibn Yunus North development lease.
San Leon Energy announces extension and investment in the Oza field, Nigeria
04-05-2022 | 09:04:00
San Leon, the independent oil and gas production, development and exploration company focused on Nigeria, announced the extension to the timing of its follow-on investment in the Oza oil field in Nigeria.
SDX Energy announces SD-5X well tie-in and production startup at South Disouq, Egypt
04-05-2022 | 08:58:00
SDX Energy, the MENA-focused energy company, announced the completion of the tie-in of the SD-5X Warda well (SDX Working Interest: 36.85%) to the CPF via the SD-4X flow-line approximately one month ahead of schedule.
[Angola] Afentra enters agreement with Sonangol to buy into two offshore blocks
03-05-2022 | 13:45:00
Oil and gas company Afentra, led by former Tullow CEO Paul McDade, has signed an agreement with Angola's Sonangol to buy interests in Block 3/05 and Block 23, offshore Angola.
Nigeria, Morocco working to secure funding for gas pipeline project
03-05-2022 | 13:30:00
Nigeria and Morocco are still securing funding for a huge pipeline project that aims to carry Nigeria's gas to North Africa and onto European markets, the country's petroleum minister said on Monday.
[ Maurice] Nouvelle gamme d’huiles moteur Shell à l’empreinte carbone neutre
02-05-2022 | 09:51:00
Vivo Energy Mauritius, détentrice de la franchise Shell à Maurice, annonce une première à Maurice : la mise sur le marché de Shell Helix Ultra Carbon Neutral.
TotalEnergies annonce son intention de céder 10 % de ses actifs à terre et en eaux peu profondes au Nigéria
02-05-2022 | 08:56:00
Entreprise pétrolière française rejoint le mouvement de désinvestissement engagé par les compagnies pétrolières multinationales comme ExxonMobil ou Shell qui avaient annoncé leurs intentions de céder des actifs au Nigéria.
Mauritanie et la CPN s'associent à Energy, Capital & Power pour une stratégie de promotion unifiée
02-05-2022 | 07:45:00
La plateforme d'investissement la plus importante d'Afrique, ECP, a créé une coalition avec le ministère de l'énergie de Mauritanie et la CPN afin d'attirer l'intérêt des parties prenantes étrangères pour de nouveaux projets d'énergies renouvelables et 28 nouveaux blocs offshore fraîchement libérés
La SONIDEP du Niger se concentrera sur le déploiement des infrastructures moderne
02-05-2022 | 07:30:00
Lors de la Semaine africaine de l'énergie 2022, la SONIDEP du Niger mènera des discussions sur la stimulation des investissements dans le secteur en aval du pétrole et du gaz en Afrique afin de maximiser la commercialisation des hydrocarbures.
Invictus Energy receives multiple farm-in bids for the Cabora Bassa Project onshore Zimbabwe
29-04-2022 | 09:45:15
Invictus Energy announced it has received three farm-in offers for the Cabora Bassa Project onshore Zimbabwe, including an updated bid from Cluff Energy Africa.
Afentra signs SPA with Sonangol to acquire Blocks 3/05 and 23 offshore Angola
29-04-2022 | 09:35:00
Afentra announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Afentra Angola, has signed a Sale and Purchase Agreement (SPA) with Sonangol to purchase interests in Block 3/05 and Block 23, offshore Angola.
Sequa Petroleum, partners acquire interest in Block 15/06 in Angola from Sonangol
29-04-2022 | 09:18:00
Sequa Petroleum announced that Sungara has entered into an agreement with Sonangol to purchase a 10% participating interest in Angola's Block 15/06, 40% participating interest in Block 23 and 35% participating interest in Block 27.
[Nigeria Business Week] Andrea Ayemoba: Telcos break new ground, digital loans gain momentum
28-04-2022 | 13:22:00
Instant loans, sometimes called digital loans, are gaining speed in the country and the telecom sector took some giant steps forward this week.
Worley obtient un contrat pour fournir des services d'ingénierie pour le projet de gazoduc Nigeria-Maroc.
28-04-2022 | 12:41:47
Worley s'est vu attribuer un contrat pour fournir des services d'ingénierie d'avant-projet détaillé (FEED Phase II) pour le projet de gazoduc Nigeria-Morocco (NMGP). L'étude d'ingénierie progresse conformément à la planification initiale du projet.
Worley awarded contract to provide FEED services for Nigeria-Morocco Gas Pipeline project
27-04-2022 | 09:13:59
Worley has been awarded a contract to provide main front-end engineering design (FEED Phase II) services for the Nigeria-Morocco Gas Pipeline (NMGP) project. The engineering study is progressing in accordance with the initial project planning.
Petronor establishes production from Litanzi infill wells in Congo, Brazzaville
26-04-2022 | 10:23:00
PetroNor announced it has established first production from the Litanzi infill drilling program in Congo, Brazzaville.
Seadrill joint venture announces ten-well contract in Angola
26-04-2022 | 10:11:44
Seadrill announced that Sonadrill, Seadrill’s 50:50 joint venture with an affiliate of Sonangol, has secured a ten-well contract with options for up to eight additional wells in Angola for the West Gemini drillship.
VAALCO announces successful Avouma 3H-ST development well placed on production offshore Gabon
26-04-2022 | 09:49:00
VAALCO Energy announced the successful completion of the Avouma 3H-ST development well that was drilled from the Avouma platform in the Etame field, offshore Gabon.
South Sudan to take possession of first Geophysical Plane
25-04-2022 | 11:34:26
South Sudan’s Ministry of Petroleum will take possession of its first geophysical aircraft to conduct surveys of oil and other mineral deposits.
Total, partners finalise agreements to launch Lake Albert project
25-04-2022 | 10:04:03
French oil and gas major Total along with its partners has completed the final agreements required to build the $3.5bn Lake Albert development project in Uganda and Tanzania.
Sénégal :La rénovation d'une raffinerie entraîne une augmentation de 20 % de sa capacité
25-04-2022 | 09:53:00
Retardée pendant près de quatre ans par des blocages financiers, des conflits entre partenaires et la pandémie mondiale, la seule raffinerie en aval du Sénégal fait aujourd'hui l'objet de rénovations majeures et d'une augmentation de 20 % de sa capacité.
Zambia, Angola Sign Cooperation Deal for Lobito Refinery Project
25-04-2022 | 09:34:26
Zambia is eager to finalize a stake in the Lobito Refinery in Angola, recently signing a cooperation deal in this respect.
Dover Fueling Solutions partners with Global Technical Services to offer DX Wetstock in Egypt
22-04-2022 | 12:44:41
Dover Fueling Solutions (DFS), announced it has expanded its agreement with Global Technical Services (GTS) to include the provision of its DX Wetstock management services, an end-to-end fuel management solution, to the Egyptian markets.
Savannah Energy announces extension of First Independent Power GSA in Nigeria
22-04-2022 | 10:47:00
Savannah Energy announced that Accugas, the Company's 80% indirectly owned subsidiary, has signed an addendum to its existing interruptible gas sales agreement (IGSA) with First Independent Power Limited (FIPL).
Eni partners with the Republic of Congo to increase gas production and supply
22-04-2022 | 10:41:56
The Republic of Congo and Eni signed a letter of intent in Brazzaville to increase gas production and export. 
SDX Energy announces spudding of SD-12 East appraisal well at South Disouq onshore Egypt
22-04-2022 | 10:28:00
SDX Energy, the MENA-focused energy company, announced the spudding of the SD-12 East appraisal well, targeting additional reserves to the east of the SD-12X discovery well on the Sobhi field located in the Ibn Yunus North development lease.
Eco Atlantic deposits $20m to support capital expenditure requirements for Gazania-1 well offshore South Africa
22-04-2022 | 10:22:00
Africa Energy announced that Eco Atlantic has deposited approximately $20 million in escrow to support its capital expenditure requirements for the Gazania-1 well on Block 2B offshore South Africa after closing the acquisition of Azinam Group.
Ghana crude oil production declines by 17%
20-04-2022 | 12:53:00
Ghana’s annual crude oil production has declined from 66.9 million barrels in 2020 to 55.05 million bbl in 2021, representing a 17.7 per cent decrease.
Italy's PM signs deal for more gas from Algeria
20-04-2022 | 11:55:00
Italian Premier Mario Draghi has secured a deal for more natural gas imports across a Mediterranean pipeline from Algeria.
Eni discovers new oil and gas in the Western Desert of Egypt
19-04-2022 | 11:40:02
Eni announced new oil and gas discoveries in the Meleiha concessions, in Egypt’s Western Desert, for approximately 8,500 barrels/day of oil equivalent.
Woodside Energy awards Wood contract for first oil development offshore Senegal
19-04-2022 | 11:34:30
Wood has been awarded a contract by Woodside Energy for the Sangomar FPSO development, located 100km south of Dakar, Senegal.
Eni, EGAS partner to increase Egypt’s gas production and supply
19-04-2022 | 11:29:00
The Egyptian Natural Gas Holding Company (EGAS) and Eni, signed a framework agreement that will allow to maximize gas production and LNG exports, to promote Egyptian gas export to Europe, and specifically to Italy.
BUTEC Group completes the acquisition of ENGIE’s Energy Services activities in Africa
18-04-2022 | 09:30:25
BUTEC Group has completed the process of acquiring the entire African energy services business of French gas giant ENGIE.
Le Groupe BUTEC finalise l’acquisition des activités de services à l’énergie d’ENGIE en Afrique
18-04-2022 | 09:19:00
Le groupe BUTEC a finalisé le processus de rachat de l’ensemble des activités de services à l’énergie en Afrique du géant français du gaz ENGIE.
SONATRACH et ENI signent un accord dans le domaine du Gaz
14-04-2022 | 11:29:00
Un accord entre ALGER- SONATRACH et le groupe Italien “ENI” a eté signé dans le domaine de gaz pour fixer les niveaux des prix de vente de gaz naturel.
Schlumberger’s Ndubuisi Maduemezia joins African Energy Chamber as Board Member
12-04-2022 | 10:49:00
The African Energy Chamber (AEC), announced that Ndubuisi Maduemezia, Vice-President of Investor Relations at Schlumberger, has joined the AEC as a Board Member.
VAALCO announces successful drilling of Avouma 3H-ST development well offshore Gabon
12-04-2022 | 10:23:24
 VAALCO Energy announced the successful drilling of the Avouma 3H-ST development well that was drilled from the Avouma platform in the Etame field, offshore Gabon.
Sonangol selects Afentra as preferred bidder for purchase of interests in Block 3/05 and Block 23, Angola
12-04-2022 | 10:16:00
Sonangol announced that Afentra has been selected as preferred bidder to purchase interests in Block 3/05 and Block 23 (the Acquisition) in Angola.
Eni and Sonatrach partner to increase gas supplies from Algeria through Transmed
12-04-2022 | 09:54:00
Eni and Sonatrach signed an agreement that will allow Eni to increase the quantities of gas imported through the TransMed / Enrico Mattei pipeline under the umbrella of the long term gas supply contract starting from the next autumn.
[Column] Patrick Conroy and Mark Venables: Africa’s energy transition: Finding the right mix to drive economic prosperity
11-04-2022 | 14:32:30
While Africa is rich in renewable energy sources it must also lift nearly half-a-billion people out of poverty according to the United Nations.
SDX Energy announces spudding of MSD-20 well at West Gharib, Egypt
08-04-2022 | 09:55:00
SDX Energy, the MENA-focused energy company, announced the spudding of the MSD-20 infill development well on the Meseda field.
Saipem awarded new contract for maintenance services in Mozambique by Coral FLNG
08-04-2022 | 09:50:46
Saipem has been awarded a contract by Coral FLNG, Special Purpose Entity incorporated in Mozambique by Area 4 Partners, for maintenance services of the floating facility Coral Sul FLNG for liquefied natural gas offshore Mozambique.
[Nigeria Business Week] Andrea Ayemoba: FG targets unidentified sim cards, CBN targets non-compliant banks
07-04-2022 | 13:15:00
Events this week have taken an interesting turn – investors have in the last few days demonstrated a lack of confidence in the banking sector, otherwise known for its resilience in the face of economic instability.
TGS announces second 3D multi-client seismic survey in the Egyptian Red Sea
06-04-2022 | 08:23:00
TGS, a global provider of energy data and intelligence, announced a new 3D seismic survey in the Red Sea, Egypt, in partnership with Schlumberger.
QatarEnergy enters agreement with ExxonMobil to acquire 40% interest in exploration block offshore Egypt
30-03-2022 | 09:23:06
QatarEnergy announced it has entered into an agreement with ExxonMobil to acquire a working interest in an exploration block offshore Egypt.
KCA Deutag completes sale of Nigerian rigs
28-03-2022 | 12:22:00
As part of its growth strategy to optimise the business and focus investments in core markets such as the Middle East, global drilling, engineering and technology provider KCA Deutag, has completed the sale of its land drilling business in Nigeria.
United Oil and Gas commences production on the ASD-2 well onshore Egypt
28-03-2022 | 11:38:00
The United Oil & Gas company with a portfolio of production, development, exploration and appraisal assets, announced commencement of production from the ASD-2 development well in the Abu Sennan licence, onshore Egypt.
Eco Atlantic receives TSXV approval for closing of the Azinam acquisition in South Africa and Namibia
28-03-2022 | 11:23:54
Eco (Atlantic) Oil & Gas, confirmed that it and Azinam Holdings, have received final approval from the TSX Venture Exchange, for Eco's acquisition, through a wholly-owned subsidiary of Azinam Group.
PGS releases new 3D GeoStreamer data for Tano Basin offshore Ghana
28-03-2022 | 10:41:33
Integrated marine geophysics company, PGS, has added a further 2 000 sq. km of KPSDM processed MultiClient 3D GeoStreamer data offshore Ghana, revealing prolific Cretaceous reservoir targets in sharper detail.
NCDMB, AfreximBank, APPO outline new funding models for African oil industry
24-03-2022 | 14:19:00
The Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB), African Petroleum Producers’ Organization (APPO), and Africa Export-Import Bank (AFREXIMBank) have outlined new and sustainable models of funding oil and gas investments in Africa, using resources drawn from the continent and de-emphasizing international financiers.
How Nigeria can become a leading oil and gas supplier to the European market
23-03-2022 | 10:07:47
​​​​​​​Nigeria has the potential to increase its oil and gas exports to Europe by ramping up production and increasing investment in exploration and infrastructure development.
Panoro Energy announces appointment of African country managers
23-03-2022 | 10:02:41
In addition to Sofiane Gaied, who joined Panoro as Country Manager Tunisia in 2018, Ghislain Boukoubi has been appointed as Country Manager Gabon, and Antonino Edjang Ondo has been appointed as Country Manager Equatorial Guinea.
Tullow Oil completes pre-emption of Ghana assets for $118m
22-03-2022 | 10:00:00
Tullow Oil reported the completion of its pre-emption of the Deep Water Tano component linked to the sale of Occidental Petroleum’s stake in the Jubilee and TEN fields based in Ghama to Kosmos Energy.
Energy Capital & Power announces partnership with ANPG for Angola Oil & Gas 2022
21-03-2022 | 10:19:53
Energy Capital & Power (ECP) is proud to announce that it has signed a partnership agreement with Angola’s National Agency for Oil, Gas and Biofuels (ANPG) for the upcoming Angola Oil and Gas (AOG) 2022 International Conference and Exhibition.
Infrastructure rollout will enable Africa to expand LNG exports and meet global demand
18-03-2022 | 06:53:09
Global energy transition policies are pushing for an increase in the use of gas as a transactional energy resource, thereby increasing the demand for liquefied natural gas
[Nigeria Business Week] Andrea Ayemoba: Government, experts look to non-oil exports for economic recovery
17-03-2022 | 13:28:00
The math is really simple – a rise in fuel prices leads to a rise in price in everything on the market because it costs more to transport it.
SDX commences oil production at MSD-25 well in West Gharib concession, Egypt
17-03-2022 | 09:22:00
SDX Energy, the MENA-focused energy company, announced the commencement of oil production at the MSD-25 infill development well on the Meseda field in its West Gharib concession, Egypt.
[Column] NJ Ayuk: Russia’s invasion of Ukraine has expanded the meaning of “energy transition” in Europe
15-03-2022 | 13:05:00
The world is wondering, and rightfully so, if Africa’s gas reserves — an estimated 221.6 trillion cubic feet — could be part of the energy solution Europe so desperately needs.
[Column] Leoncio Amada: Restructuring African NOCs via partial privatization, a game changer in the African oil and gas industry
14-03-2022 | 15:24:00
With globalization and fierce competition in the markets, both local and international, companies face demands for profitability, quality and technology that contribute to their continuous improvement. 
Eni and bp to create new independent joint venture in Angola
14-03-2022 | 08:57:51
bp and Eni have signed an agreement to form a new 50/50 independent company, Azule Energy, a bp and Eni company, through the combination of the two companies’ Angolan businesses.
Invictus Energy signs rig contract for Cabora Bassa project in Zimbabwe
10-03-2022 | 10:07:00
Invictus Energy announced it has executed a binding drilling rig contract for Cabora Bassa project with Exalo Drilling SA to drill the Muzarabani-1 exploration well and an option for an additional exploration well for the basin opening drilling campaign.
Nigeria, Senegal to sign agreement on local content development
10-03-2022 | 09:46:30
The Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB) and the authorities of the Senegalese Petroleum Industry have agreed sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to guide Nigeria’s support for the development of Local Content in Senegal. 
SDX Energy spuds SD-5X well at South Disouq onshore Egypt
09-03-2022 | 08:16:00
SDX Energy, the MENA-focused energy company, announced the spudding of the SD-5X exploration well, targeting the Warda prospect in the South Disouq development lease.