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February 17, 2020
Nigeria Discovers One Billion Barrels of Oil
Exploration activities in the country are set to increase.
S&P Keeps Angola’s Credit Rating Unchanged
The agency expects the government's macroeconomic reforms to improve the country’s economy.
Market Report: Greater Tortue Ahmeyim Project Unites Kosmos Energy and BP
Kosmos Energy and its partners have signed an LNG supply deal with BP Gas Marketing.
February 14, 2020
Egypt, Neptune Energy and BSW Group Holdings Sign Gas Exploration Deals
Egypt is looking to become a regional hub for the liquefied natural gas trade.
Edison to Drill Exploratory Well in Egypt
Drill results are expected in four to six weeks.
February 13, 2020
Le Sénégal fait du secteur de l’énergie une priorité pour 2020 et lance son évènement officiel
Le Sénégal lancera des projets structurants et encouragera un nouvel élan en 2020 en adéquation avec la vision de S.E Macky Sall et du gouvernement selon laquelle l’énergie.
Senegal Makes Energy a Priority in 2020, Launches Official National Event
Africa Oil & Power is organizing the nation’s official energy event, Senegal Oil & Power 2020.
Egypt, Wintershall Dea Ink Gas Exploration Deal
The deal provides for the exploration of Nile Delta’s East Damanhour block.
February 12, 2020
Equatorial Guinea, Egypt to Cooperate on Downstream Refining Capacity
Two agreements have been signed to further the country’s refining and petroleum sectors.
Waltersmith to Replicate Nigeria’s Modular Refinery Model in Equatorial Guinea
The plant will be commissioned in Nigeria in May 2020.
February 11, 2020
African Energy Series Special Report 2020 Egypt
View the African Energy Series Special Egypt Report.
Africa Oil Gets Approval for South African Deepwater Block
The company will acquire a 20% stake in block 3B/4B.
Invest in Africa: AOP Events Drive Cross-Border Energy Trade and Investment
Africa Oil & Power is the only event group uniting the entire energy value chain.
February 10, 2020
Turkey’s Karpowership offers Eskom Quick Relief
Karpowership has the capacity to generate electricity at a low cost with natural gas.
Market Report: Cote d’Ivoire Unveils Fresh Blocks for Oil and Gas Exploration
The country is the new hotspot catching the interest of IOCs and mining operators.
Somali President Approves Petroleum Law
The Somali government hopes the petroleum law will help restore the confidence of big oil companies.
February 7, 2020
Tunisia’s Nawar Enters Production Phase
The new project will raise Tunisia’s gas production to 65,000 barrels of oil equivalent per day.
Government Announces Potential Candidates for Soyo Refinery Construction
The government has selected nine companies out of 31 submissions.
February 6, 2020
New Sonatrach CEO Appointed
Toufik Hakkar replaces Kamel Eddine Chikhi after a three-month term.
ExxonMobil Solidifies Long-Term Block 15 Position
ExxonMobil and its partners extend their operating license for Angola’s block 15.
February 5, 2020
Construction of Africa’s First Hybrid Plant Commences in Kenya
The plant will provide more than 200,000 households with affordable and renewable energy.
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