Category: Oil & Gass

Seplat Buys UK-Based Eland Oil for £383 Million

For Seplat Petroleum it was a memorable day, as the Nigerian oil and gas firm reached an agreement to acquireEland Oil and Gas, a UK firm based in Aberdeen, Scotland for...

Nigeria Parleys With Oil Majors to End $62bn Wrangle

Nigeria, Africa’s largest oil country says it has begun preliminary talks with international oil companies to settle a dispute over revenue. The government, citing...

Oil and Gas Conference to Hold in Senegal

Oil and gas hotspot in Africa will host a flagship conference in Dakar, May 27-28 2020; the Senegalese government has officially named Africa Oil & Power as the...

 Africa Oil & Power Launches 4-Nations’ Investment Reports at 2019 Conference

Africa Oil & Power’s (AOP) Africa Energy Series (AES) reports are set to be launched at the 2019 AOP conference in Cape Town; ministers from South Africa,...

DPR Embraces Emerging Trends in Projects Implementation, Says Shakur

BY STANLEY AHUKANNA in Owerri• The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) said it has consciously embraced emerging trends by initiating and implementing several...

Oranto Petroleum Empowers Local Businesses in Uganda’s Oil and Gas Sector

BY SHEDRACH UBA in Lagos with agency report• As part of Oranto Petroleum’s commitment to domestic capacity building and local content development across sub-Saharan...

Africa Oil , Power: Home of Oil and Gas Licensing Round

Determined to attract investment and increase exploration activities in their oil and gas sectors, South Sudan, Equatorial Guinea and Gabon will continue their bidding...

African Energy Sector to Send Strong Investment Message in Africa at Abu Dhabi Conference

After a year of remarkable achievements and continuous recovery across Africa’s oil markets, the continent’s energy industry will be gathering at ADIPEC in Abu Dhabi...

With First Oil Target Set for 2027, Somalia Keen to Showcase its untapped potential

Following the signing of a new Petroleum Law and Revenue Sharing Agreement in May of this year, as well as the unveiling of its first-ever offshore licensing round (15...

Inspiring: OPEC Secretary General Writes Foreword on African Energy Book

As Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) intensifies its engagement with Africa, Secretary-General Mohammad Sanusi Barkindo said there’s no better...