AfrOil - Africa Oil & Gas
Despite its recent passage by both chambers of the National Assembly, Nigeria’s Petroleum Industry Bill continues to spark controversy, especially with respect to the issue of revenue-sharing with host communities.
Nigerian National Petroleum Corp. recently disclosed that it had paid off more than two thirds of the cash call arrears owed to foreign partners.
Sirius Petroleum (UK) has signed a memorandum of understanding with Baker Hughes (US) on services related to a nine-well drilling programme at OML 65, an onshore block in the western Niger River Delta in Nigeria.
Italy’s Eni is moving forward with plans for the development of biofuel processing capacity in Kenya.
Perenco and Société Nationale des Hydrocarbures (SNH), the national oil company (NOC) of Cameroon, will increase the total volume of natural gas delivered to the Hilli Episeyo FLNG owned by Bermuda-registered Golar LNG.
Most of the Angolan companies that have submitted bids in this year’s onshore licensing round are only seeking non-operating stakes in the assets slated for sale.
Perenco (UK/France) and Société Nationale des Hydrocarbures (SNH), the national oil company (NOC) of Cameroon, will increase the total volume of natural gas delivered to the Hilli Episeyo FLNG vessel owned by Golar LNG.
Muwema & Co. Advocates, a Kampala-based law firm, has filed suit in the High Court of Uganda in a bid to halt work on the East Africa Crude Oil Pipeline (EACOP) and related upstream projects.
Tanzania’s government is taking steps to promote and expand domestic consumption of CNG and has allocated TZS30bn ($12.937mn) in budget funds for this purpose in 2021.