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Mauritius Commercial Bank invests $60 million in Senegal’s electrification and LNG projects
23-04-2021 | 09:22:05
The Powership will soon shift from the use of heavy fuel oil to gas. This fuel switch-over will generate material reduction in Senegal’s fuel bill with positive spill-over effect on electricity costs in line with the Plan Sénégal Emergent.
[Nigeria] DPR to present revoked oil licences to new operators
23-04-2021 | 06:47:38
The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) has inaugurated a team of experts to evaluate the revoked four oil mining licenses from Addax Petroleum Exploration Nigeria Limited to a new operator – Kaztech/Slavic Consortium.
South Africa's Sasol to work alongside Linde, ENERTRAG and Navitas to explore potential of cleaner aviation fuels
22-04-2021 | 06:16:00
Sasol announced it will work alongside a consortium comprising Linde, ENERTRAG and Navitas (LEN Consortium), to bid in concept for the production of sustainable aviation fuel under the auspices of the German Federal Government’s H2Global auction platform.
Azinam completes acquisition of 50% operated interest in Block 2B oil discovery offshore South Africa
21-04-2021 | 14:02:56
Azinam South Africa Limited (ASAL), a Seacrest company, announced the completion of its acquisition of a 50% operated interest in Block 2B offshore South Africa.
Nostra Terra announces potential portfolio expansion into Tunisia
21-04-2021 | 13:52:00
Nostra Terra, the oil & gas exploration and production company with a portfolio of development and production assets in Texas, USA, announced progress with the planned strategic expansion of its portfolio into Tunisia.
[Nigeria] ADM Energy collaborates with OES Energy and 4Mation to develop Barracuda Field
21-04-2021 | 07:38:00
ADM, OES and 4Mation plan to explore opportunities to develop Barracuda Field in OML 141 and associated work-related activity in Nigeria.
Invictus awards Cabora Bassa Basin seismic contract in Zimbabwe
21-04-2021 | 06:42:00
Invictus, following the recent signing of the PEDPA with the Republic of Zimbabwe, has awarded Polaris Natural Resources a contract to provide acquisition services for its first 2D seismic program in the Cabora Bassa Basin.
Zenith Energy announces binding offer to acquire oil production and development assets in Tunisia
21-04-2021 | 06:25:34
Zenith Energy announced it has made a binding offer to wholly acquire a company holding a 100% interest in two hydrocarbons production and development concessions in Tunisia.
[Nigeria] Shell taps community contractors for infrastructure projects
21-04-2021 | 06:14:36
When completed the Assa North Gas project will produce 600 million standard cubic feet of gas per day from its upstream facilities.
Algeria’s Sonatrach seizes Ain Tsila gas field asset from Sunny Hill, faces over $1 billion claim
20-04-2021 | 06:44:00
Sonatrach, Algeria’s national energy company, has terminated the contractual interest held by the U.K. company Sunny Hill Energy through its wholly owned subsidiary Petroceltic Ain Tsila in the Ain Tsila gas field in southeast Algeria.
BW Energy re-starts Dussafu license drilling campaign offshore Gabon
20-04-2021 | 06:33:00
BW Energy announced the re-start of a three-well drilling campaign on the Dussafu license offshore Gabon consisting of two exploration wells in the Hibiscus area and one production well on the Tortue field.
Panoro completes farm-in- to Block 2B offshore South Africa
20-04-2021 | 06:27:33
Panoro Energy announced it has received governmental approval and closed the farmout agreement (“FOA”) on Block 2B offshore South Africa.
Uganda-Tanzania pipeline deal draws high expectations for East Africans
19-04-2021 | 06:51:22
Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni and Tanzanian President Samia Hassan Suluhu signed an agreement to contruct the East African Crude Oil Pipeline (EACOP).
Maersk Drilling secures one-well ultra-deepwater exploration contract in Gabon
16-04-2021 | 08:34:22
Maersk Drilling has been awarded a one-well contract from PC Gabon Upstream S.A. (PCGUSA), a subsidiary of PETRONAS, for the provision of a deepwater drillship rig.
[Algeria] Sonatrach partners with Shell on supply and trading of hydrocarbons
16-04-2021 | 06:46:50
Sonatrach and Shell International Trading and Shipping Company Limited have signed a memorandum of understanding, which provides a framework for companies to explore means of cooperation on the supply and trading of hydrocarbons.
ReconAfrica's first of three wells confirms a working petroleum system in Kavango Basin, Namibia
15-04-2021 | 11:42:00
Namibian Ministry of Mines and Energy and ReconAfrica announced the preliminary analysis of the data from the 6-2 well, providing a clear evidence of a working conventional petroleum system in the Kavango Basin.
Petrobel selects LOC for Egypt offshore work
15-04-2021 | 06:27:45
Marine engineering consultancy LOC, part of AqualisBraemar LOC Group, has been awarded a two-year contract to provide marine warranty services to support Petrobel’s offshore assets.
Tlou Energy awards tenders for transmission line and construction of Lesedi project in Botswana
14-04-2021 | 09:52:00
Tenders have been awarded to Zismo Engineering ("Zismo"), for the construction of the overhead lines and to OptiPower for construction of substations at Lesedi and Serowe.
[Column] Verner Ayukegba: New leadership and energy sector restructuring will boost investments into Niger
14-04-2021 | 09:49:05
It will enable Niger’s daily crude production to rise from currently 20,000 barrels to 110,000 barrels per day, making Niger a key gateway to the much-touted resource rich but largely unexplored Sahel region.
[Nigeria] DPR inaugurates alternative dispute resolution centre in Lagos
14-04-2021 | 06:26:21
The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) has concluded plans to inaugurate the Advisory Council and Body of Neutrals of the oil and gas industry’s Alternative Dispute Resolution Centre (ADRC) in Lagos.
African Energy developments demand sustained investment with new projects in Mozambique, Tanzania, Uganda, and Senegal
13-04-2021 | 14:32:00
In the past twelve months, the African energy sector has seen several encouraging developments, in the form of both Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) and strategic partnerships, that have advanced the sustainable development of its natural resources.
Total partners with Siemens Energy to reduce LNG related emissions
13-04-2021 | 06:45:18
Total and Siemens Energy signed a Technical Collaboration Agreement to study sustainable solutions for CO2 emissions reduction. The collaboration will focus on natural gas liquefaction facilities and associated power generation.
Wärtsilä gas conversion project to accelerate Senegal’s move to cleaner energy production
12-04-2021 | 14:51:00
Technology group Wärtsilä will convert the close to 90 MW Bel-Air power plant in Dakar, Senegal to operate on liquefied natural gas (LNG).
Fostering financial inclusion for Senegalese local companies in the energy sector
12-04-2021 | 14:36:16
In this sense, the country has placed a major focus on developing in-country financing capabilities necessary for training, up-skilling and engaging local companies and individuals.
ADM Energy, Eunisell collaborate for development of Barracuda Field in OML 141, Nigeria
12-04-2021 | 13:37:00
ADM Energy, a natural resources investing company, announced it has entered into a non-binding collaboration agreement ("CA") with Eunisell, the Nigerian owned oil and gas production solutions company.
Total signs agreements with Uganda and Tanzania on East Africa oil project
12-04-2021 | 08:10:26
Uganda, Tanzania and oil firms Total and CNOOC on Sunday signed agreements that will kickstart the construction of a $3.5 billion crude pipeline to help ship crude from fields in western Uganda to international markets.
Lukoil Withdraws Bid To Acquire Shares In Senegal’s Sangomar Development
12-04-2021 | 07:09:00
Russian multinational Lukoil will not proceed with its non-binding bid to acquire FAR Limited’s stake in Senegal’s Rufisque, Sangomar and Sangomar Deep (RSSD) project, according to a statement by the Australian oil and gas explorer.
ION awarded exclusive agreement for 3D multi-client programs offshore Kenya
09-04-2021 | 10:26:54
ION Geophysical Corporation, announced the Company was awarded an exclusive agreement for 3D multi-client programs offshore Kenya. The agreement includes both 3D new acquisition offshore the Lamu Basin and reimaging vintage data offshore Kenya.
New oil discoveries in Angola’s Prolific Basins fuel interest in ongoing bid round
09-04-2021 | 06:27:50
The Italian Major’s latest oil discovery in its Block 15/06 concession offshore Angola underlines why Angola’s Prolific Basins and conducive regulatory framework continue to prove attractive despite stiff competition from new frontiers like Guyana and Suriname.
Maersk Drilling confirms long-term drillship contract with Tullow Oil offshore Ghana
08-04-2021 | 09:37:08
Based on the previously announced Conditional Letter of Award, Maersk Drilling has been awarded a contract from Tullow Ghana, for the provision of the ultra-deepwater drillship Maersk Venturer and additional services for a development drilling campaign.
DPR revokes Addax Petroleum oil mining licenses in Nigeria
08-04-2021 | 09:26:42
Nigeria's Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) has revoked four Oil Mining Licenses (OML) belonging to Addax Petroleum due to the non-development of the assets by the petroleum company.
Zenith announces extension of SPA for acquisition of SLK from KUFPEC, Tunisia
08-04-2021 | 09:09:00
Zenith Energy announced its wholly owned subsidiary Zenith Netherlands, signed an extension agreement in respect of the conditional sale and purchase agreement (SPA) it signed with KUFPEC Tunisia.
API, African Energy Chamber sign MoU to expand natural gas, oil industry standards and initiatives
07-04-2021 | 09:53:00
The American Petroleum Institute (API) and the African Energy Chamber (AEC), signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to collaborate on capacity building initiatives and standardization to enhance safety, environmental protection and sustainability.
Eni announces new light oil discovery in Block 15/06, offshore Angola
07-04-2021 | 06:17:00
Eni has made a new light oil discovery in Block 15/06, in Angola’s deep offshore. The well has been drilled on the Cuica exploration prospect located inside the Cabaça Development Area.
Angola’s Petroleum Agency outlines timeline for ongoing bid-round
07-04-2021 | 05:12:58
Angola's National Oil, Gas and Biofuel's Agency (ANPG) has outlined its timetable for the evaluation of its ongoing 2020 bid round, as interest in the acreage on offer continues to grow.
Qatar Petroleum enters two offshore exploration blocks in Namibia
06-04-2021 | 10:26:00
Qatar Petroleum entered into an agreement with Shell to become a partner in two exploration blocks offshore the Republic of Namibia.
Tullow Oil starts multi-well drilling campaign in Ghana
06-04-2021 | 08:44:22
Tullow Oil announced the start of a multi-year, multi-well drilling campaign offshore Ghana with the commencement of drilling of the first well at the Jubilee Field yesterday.
PetroNor recommences arbitration regarding its Senegal licences
06-04-2021 | 08:38:48
PetroNor, the independent oil and gas exploration and production company with a focus on production, development and exploration assets across sub-Saharan Africa, announced it has been unable to reach a satisfactory solution with Senegal.
United Oil and Gas announces discovery at ASD-1X well, Abu Sennan Concession, Egypt
06-04-2021 | 08:34:00
United Oil and Gas, the growing oil and gas company with a portfolio of production, development, exploration and appraisal assets, announced discovery at ASD-1X exploration well in the Abu Sennan concession, onshore Egypt.
Oil rally pushes Nigeria’s revenue above budget estimate
05-04-2021 | 09:21:00
The upturn in the price of the international oil benchmark, Brent crude, has pushed Nigeria’s oil revenue above the estimate in the 2021 budget.
[Algeria] Sonatrach and Shell sign MoU on supply and trading
05-04-2021 | 07:55:53
Algeria’s Sonatrach and Shell International signed a memorandum of understanding, which provides a framework for companies to explore means of cooperation on the supply and trading of hydrocarbons.
Tullow Oil completes sale of its Equatorial Guinea assets to Panoro
01-04-2021 | 10:29:25
Tullow Oil announced that the sale of its assets in Equatorial Guinea to Panoro Energy ASA (Panoro) has now completed, after receiving a payment of $88.8 million from Panoro.
Tower Resources awarded further extension of First Exploration Period of the Thali PSC in Cameroon
31-03-2021 | 06:51:04
The Government of the Republic of Cameroon has notified Tower Resources Cameroon SA (TRCSA), that the President of the Republic has approved a further extension of the First Exploration Period of the Thali license.
Tlou Energy receives environmental approval for Boomslang project in Botswana
31-03-2021 | 06:36:00
Botswana's Department of Environmental Affairs (DEA) has approved the EIS for Tlou's Boomslang project. The Boomslang Prospecting Licence PL011/2019 is located adjacent to the Company's Lesedi power project.
[Column] Nelson Maina: The nexus between steep pump price hike and agriculture in Kenya
31-03-2021 | 06:24:00
While we think of farming as a soil business therefore insulated from fuel cost hikes, nothing could be further from the truth. Farms purchase inputs are transported by motorized means through the retailer, distributor and manufacturer.
Pharos Energy receives provisional approval for amendment of fiscal terms of El Fayum Concession in Egypt
30-03-2021 | 14:26:28
Pharos Energy has received provisional approval from the Egyptian General Petroleum Corporation's (EGPC) Main Board to an amendment of the fiscal terms of its El Fayum Concession, now subject to the approval of the Egyptian Government.
PGS awarded extended long offset contract offshore Egypt
30-03-2021 | 14:13:00
PGS has been awarded a high-fidelity 3D exploration program by a supermajor offshore Egypt. The survey will be acquired using an Extended Long Offset (ELO) configuration with Ramform Tethys towing a wide multi-sensor GeoStreamer spread.
[Nigeria] Shell, UNIPORT inaugurate Aret Adams chair for petroleum engineering
30-03-2021 | 08:03:39
Making the announcement, the two organisations said the new Aret Adams Chair Professor came tops in a keenly contested selection process.
Invictus signs Petroleum Exploration Development & Production Agreement with Zimbabwe
30-03-2021 | 06:15:47
Invictus Energy announced that following approval from President E.D. Mnangagwa, the Petroleum Exploration Development and Production Agreement (PEPDA) between Invictus and the Republic of Zimbabwe has been executed.
Eni strengthens partnership with Algeria’s Sonatrach with new agreements
26-03-2021 | 06:33:05
The first of the agreements signed aims to implement an ambitious program for the relaunch of exploration and development activities in the Berkine basin region.
Shelf Drilling secures contract extension on Trident 16 in Egypt
26-03-2021 | 05:44:46
Shelf Drilling announced it has secured a two-year contract extension for the Trident 16 jack-up rig in direct continuation of its current term with Belayim Petroleum Company (Petrobel) for operations in the Gulf of Suez offshore Egypt.
[Column] Shantel Mufandaidza: The impact of AfCFTA on oil and gas industry
25-03-2021 | 12:20:00
Focusing more on growing intracontinental oil and gas trade will give countries autonomy to govern their international trade agreements, which have often left African countries on the losing end.
[Ghana] GNPC justifies investment in new LNG regasification plant
25-03-2021 | 09:28:39
The Ghana National Petroleum Corporation (GNPC) has said the new regasification plant being constructed at the Tema Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) Terminal will safeguard the country’s future energy needs and usher in an era of cheaper gas.
Afreximbank introduces oilfield financial instrument for African operators
25-03-2021 | 06:49:10
Afreximbank has moved into an era of a structured financial model to support both upstream and downstream operators in Africa’s oil and gas industry.
Helium One appoints Mitchell Drilling as contractor for its three well exploration programme in Tanzania
25-03-2021 | 06:36:43
Helium One has agreed contract terms with Mitchell Drilling for completion of a three hole exploration programme at its 100% owned Rukwa project in Tanzania.
Zenith Energy completes Tunisia's Ezzaouia acquisition
25-03-2021 | 05:46:12
Zenith Energy announced that Zenith Energy Africa has now completed the acquisition of a 100 percent interest in the fully owned subsidiary of Candax Energy in Barbados, which holds a 45% interest in the Tunisian onshore Ezzaouia Concession.
TransGlobe Energy announces successful recompletion of SGZ-6X well in South Ghazalat concession, Egypt
24-03-2021 | 09:26:00
TransGlobe Energy announced that the recompletion of Western Desert, South Ghazalat (SGZ-6X well), to the deeper, more prospective lower Bahariya reservoir, has been successfully concluded.
Chariot acquires renewable and hybrid power developer focused on mining sector in Africa
24-03-2021 | 06:04:23
Chariot, the Africa focused transitional energy company, signed share purchase agreements for the acquisition of the business of Africa Energy Management Platform for consideration of up to $2 million payable primarily in Chariot Ordinary Shares.
Invictus completes A$8.0m placement in Zimbabwe
24-03-2021 | 05:52:00
Invictus Energy has received firm commitments from new and existing institutional and sophisticated investors to raise A$8.0 million (before costs) by way of a share placement.
Total Nigeria invests in road safety through truck drivers’ initiative
24-03-2021 | 05:00:45
Total Nigeria PLC (TNPLC) has highlighted how its Truck Drivers’ Initiative is improving road safety in Nigeria with continuous training and audits.
[Nigeria] ADM Energy invests in Barracuda Oil Field
23-03-2021 | 07:36:00
ADM Energy PLC , a natural resources investing company, has conditionally agreed to invest in the development of the Barracuda oil field in OML 141, an existing discovery and near-term production asset in swamp/shallow waters offshore Nigeria.
Morocco moves closer to unlocking domestic gas riches
22-03-2021 | 06:53:06
Two significant gas projects that are poised to take final investment decisions (FID) in Morocco this year could add 70mmcfd of natural gas to the country’s energy mix in the next five years
New recruitment platform to be opened for more than 2,000 workers
22-03-2021 | 06:38:00
On the national territory, infrastructure construction of the Benin-Niger pipeline will create thousands of jobs which will make it effective in the next few weeks.
[Libya] Sonatrach inks micro-enterprises development deal with ANANDE
22-03-2021 | 05:59:56
A cooperation agreement has been signed between Libya national hydrocarbons company Sonatrach and the National Agency for Support and Development of Entrepreneurship ANANDE.
[Column] Jamie Collard: Why explorers are not targeting more gas in response to the energy transition
19-03-2021 | 08:56:00
There has been much talk about natural gas as a transition fuel, primarily in helping to lower emissions and pollution by displacing coal in power generation, but also in complementing intermittent renewables, and targeting the (blue) hydrogen economy.
[Nigeria] DPR identifies key areas of operational excellence for oil, gas industry
19-03-2021 | 06:03:51
The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) has identified six key areas of operational excellence for Nigeria’s oil and gas industry, urging stakeholders to build a culture in these specific areas.
Renewables spending set for new record in 2021, luring service suppliers as oil and gas gap narrows, Rystad Energy
19-03-2021 | 05:56:00
Capital expenditure for renewable energy projects is set for a new record in 2021, a Rystad Energy analysis shows, forecast to reach $243 billion, and narrowing the gap with oil and gas spending, which is projected to be relatively flat this year at $311 billion.
Ashtead Technology, Ocean Atlantic Petroleum secures Total E&P Angola contract
18-03-2021 | 10:42:12
A new partnership between Ashtead Technology and Ocean Atlantic Petroleum SA (OAP), has successfully executed its first marine services project in West Africa and has received award for further work.
New 3t EnerMech joint venture secures work witth UK Government and Mozambique's oil and gas sector
18-03-2021 | 10:39:03
3t EnerMech, a new strategic alliance between 3t Energy Group and EnerMech, has announced its first award, a significant contract with the UK Government, which will help to shape future training requirements for Mozambique's growing oil and gas workforce.
Tlou Energy announces proposed placing to raise £2.6m in Botswana
18-03-2021 | 07:08:00
Tlou Energy, the company focused on generating cleaner power in Botswana and southern Africa using gas and solar power, announced its intention to undertake an equity placement of £2.6 million.
Eni acquitted in Nigeria-OPL 245 trial
18-03-2021 | 06:42:11
In relation to the Nigeria-OPL 245 trial, Eni has welcomed the judgment of full acquittal of all charges, since there was no case, by the Court of Milan.
Axxela completes 18kilometers natural gas pipeline in South West Nigeria
18-03-2021 | 06:22:17
First gas has been delivered through this pipeline to Rite Foods Limited, the manufacturer of Bigi Drinks, Rite and Bigi Sausages, and Fearless Energy Drinks.
[Senegal] KARMOL’s first FSRU set to help provide fuel for Powership offshore
17-03-2021 | 08:45:00
KARMOL, a joint venture between Karpowership and Mitsui OSK Lines, said its first floating storage regasification unit (FSRU) is set to begin sea trials off Singapore, ahead of its deployment to Senegal.
Zenith Energy announces extension of SPA for acquisition of SLK from CNPC, Tunisia
17-03-2021 | 08:29:00
Zenith Energy announced that its wholly owned subsidiary Zenith Netherlands has signed an extension agreement in respect of the conditional sale and purchase agreement (SPA), for the acquisition of SLK from CNPC in Tunisia.
Dangote Oil Refinery invests in Nigerian engineers to manage refinery complex on completion
17-03-2021 | 07:46:08
The Management of Dangote Oil Refinery is preparing young Nigerian graduates to take over the management of its 650,000 barrels per day single train refinery when it becomes operational in 2022.
Sercel equips 3D mega-crew seismic survey in North Africa
16-03-2021 | 06:35:40
Sercel, designer and manufacturer of high-tech solutions for subsurface exploration, announced that its high-performance equipment is currently being deployed on another 3D mega-crew survey, this time by a major North African geophysical company.
Zenith Energy announces acquisition of oil production and development asset in Tunisia
16-03-2021 | 06:23:00
Zenith Energy, announced that Zenith Energy Africa has entered into a share purchase agreement with Candax Energy for the acquisition of a 100% interest in Candax's fully owned subsidiary, which holds a 45% interest in the Ezzaouia Concession, Tunisia.
Tullow sets out goals of next-phase offshore Ghana wells
15-03-2021 | 11:08:05
The drillship Maersk Venturer has sailed to Ghana and will start a four-year, multi-well program next month for Tullow Oil and its partners.
Nigeria's gas development can support West African Market - NGA President
15-03-2021 | 10:06:00
Newly inaugurated President of the Nigeria Gas Association (NGA), Ed Ubong, has said there are abundant gas resources in Nigeria to meet the energy demand of over 350 million people.
DR Congo plans cooking gas pilot scheme
15-03-2021 | 06:06:52
In order to ensure the DRC’s supply of cooking gas, the State is currently piloting a project that, once completed, will also help protect the environment.
PetroNor announces reserves replacement ratio for 2P oil of 300% in PNGF Sud, Congo Brazzaville
12-03-2021 | 06:57:00
PetroNor, the independent oil and gas exploration and production company with a focus on sub-Saharan Africa, announced an update to the reserves and contingent resources of its three production sharing agreements in PNGF Sud in Congo Brazzaville.
PetroNor announces contemplated private placement
12-03-2021 | 06:50:00
PetroNor, the independent oil and gas exploration and production company with a focus on sub-Saharan Africa, announced a contemplated equity private placement by issuing new shares in the Company through an accelerated book-building process.
[Angola] Sonangol partners with Total and Greentech for the construction of the Quilemba Solar Power Station
12-03-2021 | 06:34:44
Sonangol, through its Business Unit Gas and Renewable Energy, has signed the Head of Terms agreement with Total Eren and Greentech, referring to the construction project of the Central Energy Photovoltaics "Quilemba Solar".
Total, Microsoft partner to drive digital innovation, net zero goals
11-03-2021 | 11:46:00
Total and Microsoft announced an agrrement to collaborate as strategic partners to further digital transformation and support progress toward net zero emissions.
[Tanzania] Aminex announces Chikumbi-1 well planned to spud in early 2022
11-03-2021 | 06:45:00
As previously announced, Aminex completed the Farm-Out agreement with ARA Petroleum Tanzania ('APT') which has assumed Operatorship of the Ruvuma PSA.
Saipem awarded by Libya National Oil Corporation a consulting services contract for Benghazi Oil Technical Center project
11-03-2021 | 06:26:56
Saipem has been awarded a Consultancy Service Contract by Libya National Oil Corporation (NOC) for the development of the Benghazi Oil Technical Center (BOTC).
Eni closes agreement with partners for restart of Damietta LNG plant in Egypt
11-03-2021 | 05:13:31
The liquefaction plant, owned by SEGAS, with a capacity of 7.56 billion cubic meters per year, which has been idle since November 2012, has resumed production.
Ghana to become first liquefied natural gas importer in Sub-Saharan Africa
10-03-2021 | 09:10:00
In a bid to develop gas-fired power generation, Ghana is set to become sub-Saharan Africa’s first liquefied natural gas (LNG) importer, with the Tema LNG terminal ready to receive its first cargo by the end of the first quarter of 2021.
Nigeria, Morocco sign five agreements on hydrocarbons, agriculture
10-03-2021 | 07:02:00
Under the agreement between OCP, NSIA and the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Nigeria will import phosphate from the Kingdom of Morocco and use it to produce blended fertiliser for the local market and export.
Cairn Energy announces proposed acquisition of production, development and exploration interests onshore Egypt
09-03-2021 | 14:39:00
Cairn, together with Cheiron, announced the proposed acquisition of a portfolio of upstream oil and gas production, development and exploration interests in the Western Desert, onshore Egypt.
Oil and gas sector welcomes merger of South Africa’s iGas, PetroSA and Strategic Fuel Fund
09-03-2021 | 07:14:00
The South African Department of Mineral Resources and Energy (DMRE), announced the merger of Central Energy Fund (CEF) subsidiaries iGas, PetroSA and the Strategic Fuel Fund (SFF).
Total acts in transparency on social and environmental stakes of the Lake Albert resources development project in Uganda and Tanzania
09-03-2021 | 06:34:00
In accordance with its guiding principle of transparency in engaging with civil society, Total published the studies, independent third-party reviews and social and environmental action plans related to the Tilenga project in Uganda.
Shearwater GeoServices awarded 4D survey offshore Angola by Total
09-03-2021 | 06:23:00
Shearwater GeoServices announced the award of a 4D monitor marine seismic acquisition survey by Total E&P Angola.
Chevron announces first gas from the Alen Gas Monetization Project in Equatorial Guinea
08-03-2021 | 10:03:05
Noble Energy EG Ltd. (a Chevron Company) has achieved first gas flow from the safe and successful execution of the Alen Gas Monetization Project.
United Oil & Gas announces spudding of the ASD-1X exploration well, Egypt
08-03-2021 | 08:35:15
United Oil & Gas PLC, the growing oil and gas company with a portfolio of production, development, exploration and appraisal assets has announced the spudding of the ASD-1X exploration well in the Abu Sennan Licence , Egypt.
Libya receives two new oil tankers
08-03-2021 | 06:41:00
Libya, which has been rocked by nearly a decade of political conflict, is gradually introducing more optimized management of its marine oil transport sector to stimulate its economy.
Gulf Capital exits investment in ECDC, Middle East and Africa oil & gas company
05-03-2021 | 13:13:00
Gulf Capital, a growth markets alternative investment firm, announced the successful and full exit of its investment in ECDC, an oil & gas drilling and production services provider in the Middle East and Africa.
[Egypt] SDX Energy extends West Gharib PSA for ten years to 2031
05-03-2021 | 12:47:12
SDX Energy announced it has received final approval from the Egyptian authorities to extend the Production Services Agreements governing its producing Meseda and Rabul oil fields in its West Gharib concession in Egypt until 9 November 2031.
TDI-Brooks completes two EBS programs offshore Angola
05-03-2021 | 12:26:26
TDI-Brooks International has completed Environmental Baseline Studies (EBS) for both Cabinda Gulf Oil Company (CAGBOC) for the Republic of Angola and ExxonMobil.
[Column] Charné Hundermark: Regional integration at the forefront of Mozambique’s energy success
05-03-2021 | 06:23:00
As one of leading resource-rich countries in sub-Saharan Africa, Mozambique has the potential to not only significantly advance its own socioeconomic status, but also dramatically boost economic growth throughout the region.