Gulfoilandgas.com Africa Newshttp://www.gulfoilandgas.com/Gulfoilandgas.com Africa NewsCopyright 2017. All rights reserved.en-us60http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/frame/GulfOil.gifgulfoilandgas.comhttp://www.gulfoilandgas.com/Wed, 23 Aug 2017 23:56:50 GMTNamibia Breweries Reduces Energy Costs with Schneider ElectricTue, 22 Aug 2017 00:00:00 GMTSchneider Electric, the global specialist in energy management and automation, announced the success achieved at Namibia Breweries Limited, one of the leading beverage companies in the region. Namibia...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=61204&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_afGambia Says Blocks Claimed by African Petroleum Open for BidsMon, 21 Aug 2017 00:00:00 GMTAfrican Petroleum's rights to explore in two offshore Gambian oil blocks have expired and are currently "open for licensing", presidential spokeswoman Amie Bojang said. The comments came after a state...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=61156&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_afTlou Energy Wins Mining Licence for Lesedi CBM ProjectMon, 21 Aug 2017 00:00:00 GMTTlou Energy Limited, the AIM and ASX listed company focused on delivering power in Botswana and southern Africa through the development of coal bed methane (CBM), has been advised that a Mining Licenc...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=61121&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_afFortuna FLNG Project Offtake Awarded to GunvorMon, 21 Aug 2017 00:00:00 GMTThe Ministry of Mines and Hydrocarbons (MMH), Ophir Equatorial Guinea (Block R) Ltd, OneLNG SA and La Compania Nacional De Petroleos De Guinea Ecuatorial (GEPetrol) have nominated Gunvor Group (Gunvor...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=61118&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_afALSF Weighs in on Uganda’s Oil Refinery ProjectFri, 18 Aug 2017 00:00:00 GMTIn late July, Uganda chose a consortium, including General Electric Co., to build and operate a crude oil refinery, which will eventually process oil from fields being developed by Total SA and Tullow...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=61115&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_afAfDB Establishes Regional Development & Business Delivery OfficeFri, 18 Aug 2017 00:00:00 GMTAfrican Development Bank President Akinwumi Adesina and South African Minister of Finance, Malusi Gigaba, signed a Host Country Agreement, establishing the Bank’s Southern African Regional Development...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=61114&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_afKBR Wins Pre-FEED Engineering & Project Support Contracts for Tortue ProjectThu, 17 Aug 2017 00:00:00 GMTKBR, Inc. (KBR) has been awarded pre-front end engineering design (FEED) and project support services contracts by BP for the development of the Tortue / Ahmeyim field offshore Mauritania and Senegal....http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=61116&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_afEBRD & Green Climate Fund to Support Major Renewable Energy ProjectThu, 17 Aug 2017 00:00:00 GMTThe European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) and the Green Climate Fund (GCF) are teaming up to make a major contribution to a US$ 1 billion renewable energy project in Egypt. ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=61111&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_afVictoria Oil & Gas Updates Logbaba Development DrillingThu, 17 Aug 2017 00:00:00 GMTVictoria Oil & Gas Plc is pleased to provide an update on the Group's drilling operations, which are managed by Gaz du Cameroon (GDC), a wholly owned subsidiary of VOG. ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=61055&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_afNNPC Says its Production Costs Cut to $23 a BarrelWed, 16 Aug 2017 00:00:00 GMTNigeria's production cost per barrel of crude oil is down to $23, the state oil company said, after the country last month said the cost was $29 a barrel, one of the highest levels in the world. The N...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=61053&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_afSirius Shares Temporarily Suspended Pending AIM Re-Admission DocumentWed, 16 Aug 2017 00:00:00 GMTSirius Petroleum, the investing company focused on oil and gas exploration and development opportunities in Nigeria, is pleased to announce that a Joint Operating Agreement has now been signed by Siri...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=61039&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_afProtesters Drag Shell Niger Delta Oil Facility Shutdown into 5th DayTue, 15 Aug 2017 00:00:00 GMTProtesters dragged the shutdown of a Shell crude oil facility in the Niger Delta into its fifth day, after storming the flow station demanding jobs and infrastructure development last week. Echoing a ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=61081&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_afStandard Bank Seeks to Raise $3b for Ugandan Oil PipelineTue, 15 Aug 2017 00:00:00 GMTStandard Bank Group Ltd.’s Ugandan unit plans to raise $3 billion for a crude pipeline by the second half of next year as the East African country prepares to start oil production by 2020. ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=61076&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_afKBA(E) & Batok Offshore to Deliver Range of Services in West AfricaTue, 15 Aug 2017 00:00:00 GMTKB Associates Europe Limited KBA(E) is delighted to announce a new partnership with the local representative – Batok Offshore and Oil Services Nigeria Limited for the arrangement of KBA(E)’s specialis...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=61031&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_afOrca & Swala Discuss Regarding Investment in Orca GroupMon, 14 Aug 2017 00:00:00 GMTOrca Exploration Group Inc. (Orca) confirms that it is in discussions with Swala Oil & Gas (Tanzania) plc regarding a possible minority investment in PAE PanAfrican Energy Corporation (PAEM), a Maurit...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=61008&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_afHyperdynamics Updates Drilling Status of Fatala-1 WellMon, 14 Aug 2017 00:00:00 GMTHyperdynamics Corporation provided an update on the drilling status on the Fatala-1 exploration well offshore the Republic of Guinea as it nears completion of the initial portion of the well. ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=60973&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_afErin Energy Spuds Oyo-9 Well Offshore NigeriaMon, 14 Aug 2017 00:00:00 GMTErin Energy Corporation (Erin Energy) has commenced drilling of the Oyo-9 well (Oyo-9). Oyo-9 is being drilled with the Pacific Bora sixth-generation drilling rig on the Oyo field offshore Nigeria. Th...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=60969&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_afSirius Signs US$10m Financing Agreement for Ororo Field CrudeMon, 14 Aug 2017 00:00:00 GMTSirius Petroleum, the investing company focused on oil and gas exploration and development opportunities in Nigeria, is pleased to announce that following completion of technical due diligence on the ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=60965&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_afAfrican Petroleum Awaits Government Feedback Regarding A1 & A4 LicencesMon, 14 Aug 2017 00:00:00 GMTFurther to the announcement on 20 July 2017 regarding African Petroleum’s A1 and A4 licences in The Gambia, the Company confirms that it continues to await feedback from the government of The Gambia o...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=60950&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_afInvitation for International Bid Round for Exploration & Production Service Agreement 2017Sun, 13 Aug 2017 00:00:00 GMTThe General Petroleum Company (GPC) invites petroleum companies in the fields of exploration and production (oil & gas) to submit offers for undertaking oil and gas exploration and production services...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=60929&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_af