Category: Oil & Gass

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...

GE Completes Gas Turbine Upgrade Ahead of Schedule

BY SHEDRACH UBA with agency report• General Electric (GE) and Songas have announced they have successfully completed upgrades to the entire GE fleet of three LM6000PA...

New CNPC Discovery Confirms South Sudan’s Immense Oil Potential

In what has become a remarkable month for exploration in Africa, a CNPC-led consortium has made 300 million barrels of recoverable oil discovery in South Sudan’s...

African Liquefied Natural Gas Expected to Attract $103bn in 2019

Nigeria, Egypt, South Africa, Mozambique, Senegal and Mauritania lead in investment• SHEDRACH UBA with agency report• Africa is no doubt an exciting frontier in the...

Tanzania Minister of Energy to attend Oil and Gas Conference

BY SHEDRACH UBA with agency report• Tanzania’s Minister of Energy, Hon. Dr. Medard Kalemani has confirmed his attendance at the Tanzania Oil and Gas Congress this...

When Nwasike Bowed out of Alpha Mead

One of Nigeria’s foremost oil and gas engineers, Obi Nwasike, recently retired as the Chairman of Alpha Mead Group, a company he co-founded over a decade ago....