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Africa Oil & Power Welcomes New Managing Director, Launches 2021 Events

Africa Oil & Power (AOP) is excited to announce the appointment of Renée Montez-Avinir as its new Managing Director, effective 1 September 2020

Africa Oil & Power (www.AfricaOilandPower.com) welcomes Renée Montez-Avinir as its new Managing Director; Montez-Avinir brings over 15 years of experience at the highest level to Africa’s leading energy investment platform; Events and investment promotion initiatives are planned for major and emerging African markets in 2021, including Angola, Nigeria, DRC and…

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Inaugural Nigeria Oil, Gas & Power Conference launches in Lagos in 2021

Nigeria Oil, Gas & Power is the only event uniting the entire energy value chain in Nigeria

Nigeria’s leading oil, gas and power event, organized by Africa Oil & Power (www.AfricaOilAndPower.com), will focus on showcasing gas monetization and power opportunities for Africa’s largest economy; on 26-27 October 2021 in Lagos, Nigeria Oil, Gas & Power will unite key players in Nigeria’s upstream, downstream, services, and power space,…

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In Landmark Year, South Sudan Promotes Energy Investment with Webinar and South Sudan Oil & Power Event

Although the pandemic has delayed these initiatives, South Sudan’s commitment to energy prosperity has not weakened

Amid Covid-19, South Sudan shows the world it is open for business and committed to economic prosperity and inclusive growth; The regional energy value chain will unite next year for South Sudan’s official energy event South Sudan Oil & Power 2021, on June 29-30, in Juba; South Sudan will host…

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Gabon Prepares to Open Oil, Gas and Power Opportunities, Stimulate COVID-19 Recovery

The event will gather stakeholders and investors to promote the development and expansion of Gabon’s energy sector as a pillar of economic development

Gabon Oil & Power, taking place on March 15-16, 2021, in Libreville, will be the leading investment platform for Gabon’s oil, gas and power industries; The conference will showcase the country’s investment appeal which includes a long-established history of oil discoveries, a renewed and attractive petroleum code and a new…

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Treating Asset Protection as an Investment

Leaders in African energy risk management united in a webinar on Friday under the theme, ‘Navigating Risk: Increasing Threats in the African Energy Market Under COVID-19'

The ‘Navigating Risk: Increasing Threats in the African Energy Market Under COVID-19’ webinar, hosted by Africa Oil & Power (https://www.AfricaOilandPower.com/) and the Africa Energy Chamber, tackled current threats to physical and cyber security of oil and gas assets on Friday; Panelists included Dr. Sara Vakhshouri, Founder & President of SVB…

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Local Enterprises Lead at Mozambique Gas and Power Event, to Launch in March 2021

The event will offer training and workshops to SMEs entering the gas and power sector

Africa Oil & Power (www.AfricaOilandPower.com) announces the launch of the Mozambique Gas & Power 2021 event, scheduled for March 2021; Africa Oil & Power will work closely with local partners and the Mozambican private sector to tell the story of Mozambique’s rich future as an LNG player. The event will…

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Equatorial Guinea takes bold action to aid explorers

Major U.S. upstream firms to benefit include Kosmos Energy, VAALCO Energy and more

The Ministry of Mines and Hydrocarbons will grant two-year block extensions and ease capex requirements for E&P companies amid industry downturn; major U.S. upstream firms to benefit include Kosmos Energy, VAALCO Energy and more; the measure reflects broader efforts to drive global investment into Equatorial Guinea in line with its…

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Equatorial Guinea Year of Investment Advances, Despite Challenges (by Caty Hirst, Director of Programming at Africa Oil & Power)

The Minister of Mines and Hydrocarbons promotes downstream projects and continues to sign contracts, as oil and gas industry adapts to COVID-19

By Caty Hirst, Director of Programming at Africa Oil & Power COVID-19 has slowed global trade, but Equatorial Guinea is not relenting in its drive for investment and downstream diversification, said the country’s Minister of Mines and Hydrocarbons, H.E. Gabriel Mbaga Obiang Lima. Equatorial Guinea’s Year of Investment 2020 campaign…

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Equatorial Guinea’s Oil and Gas Sector tackles COVID-19 Strategy (By Grace Goodrich, Field Editor at Africa Oil & Power)

The country is projected to be one of the hardest hit African economies by the global pandemic

By Grace Goodrich, Field Editor at Africa Oil & Power Equatorial Guinea’s leading energy players united in a webinar on Thursday to address the impact of COVID-19 on the country’s oil and gas sector and delineate mitigation measures to sustain its pace of engagement with global investors. With a sharp…

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OPEC+ slashes production, saves Oil Industry from collapse

Up to 20 million barrels of oil per day could come off the market in combined efforts

In a watershed moment for the oil and gas industry, OPEC and its allies in the OPEC+ group finalized a deal on Easter Sunday that, in conjunction with efforts from the G20 and International Energy Agency, could see up to 20 million barrels of oil per day removed from a…