Energy

Guinea: Some observers refute government theory of fuel subsidy

In a recently published column, Alpha Saliou Wann, an alliance of democratic forces (AFD), an observer of the Guinean socio-political life has defeated the...

Nigeria: Dangote mobilizes more than $ 4.5 billion for its oil refinery

Businessman Aliko Dangote announced on Tuesday (July 24th) that he has raised more than $ 4.5 billion through debt financing, out of a total...

World Bank Approves Hydropower Funds In Cameroon

The World Bank will finance a $ 794.5 million hydropower project in Cameroon to facilitate access to electricity for 88% of its population by...

Nigeria: Chinese CNOOC announces new investments in its oil and gas assets

The China National Offshore Oil Corporation (CNOOC) plans to inject an additional $ 3 billion into its offshore oil and gas operations in Nigeria,...

Reform in the energy sector in Burkina Faso: A loan of 18 million euros...

Doubling the rate of electrification in rural areas Provide reliable access to electricity for 25% of the population Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire, July 18, 2018...

Towards an oil dispute between Togo and Ghana?

Togo and Ghana are at risk of engaging in a legal battle over oil exploration in a bloc between the two countries, according to...

Local content: Canadian CHC Helicopters “blacklisted” in Equatorial Guinea

The Ministry of Mines and Hydrocarbons of Equatorial Guinea on Tuesday, July 17, 2018, enjoined all oil operators present on its soil, including but...

Vaalco SA determined to improve its oil production

The departure of Shell Gabon and some companies in the para-oil sector of Port-Gentil, did not undermine the will of the American company Vaalco...

Guinea: government and unions at loggerheads on fuel prices

Despite a protest that does not weaken on the side of the unions and civil society, the Guinean government favors the implementation of accompanying...

Total Gabon refuses to negotiate with ONEP

As a result of unsuccessful negotiations, the expiry on 30 June of the 15-day strike notice filed with the Total Gabon Executive Board. The strike...

Senegal: SENELEC obtains 34 billion CFA from AFD

The National Electricity Company of Senegal (SENELEC) obtained Thursday, July 5, a package of 34 billion CFA francs from the French Development Agency (AFD). The...

Ivory Coast: $ 9 billion investment in renewable energy by 2030

Côte d'Ivoire's renewable energy strategy could generate $ 9 billion in investment opportunities in the sector by 2030 according to Alzbeta Klein, IFC's Director...

Guinea: rising fuel prices cripple activities, negotiations underway

The disputes arising from the increase in the price of fuel at the pump does not fall despite the pedagogical effort unfolded on Tuesday,...

Panoro Energy Announces Successful DTM-3H Oil Well Drilling

The London-based independent oil and gas company Panoro Energy SA and its partner BW have announced the successful drilling of the DTM-3H well, located...