Africa

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Nigerian Lawmakers Pass Historic Oil Overhaul Bill

Nigerian Lawmakers Pass Historic Oil Overhaul Bill

Both chambers of Nigeria's parliament have passed a bill that overhauls nearly every...

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S.Africa, Mozambique State Energy Firms to Increase Shareholding in Gas Pipeline

S.Africa, Mozambique State Energy Firms to Increase Shareholding...

State-owned energy companies from South Africa and Mozambique have exercised their...

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Congo Says Israeli Investor Gertler's Oil Permits No Longer Valid

Congo Says Israeli Investor Gertler's Oil Permits No...

Democratic Republic of Congo said exploration permits from companies controlled...

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T.D. Williamson Performs First SmartPlug Pipeline Isolation in Offshore Nigeria

T.D. Williamson Performs First SmartPlug Pipeline Isolation...

Isolating the 267-km (165-mi) natural gas pipeline off the shore of Nigeria enabled...

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Libya Oil Pipeline Leaks Hitting Output, NOC Chief Says

Libya Oil Pipeline Leaks Hitting Output, NOC Chief Says

The head of Libya's National Oil Corp (NOC) reiterated on Wednesday the need for...

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Pipeline Leaks at Libya's Samah Oilfield

Pipeline Leaks at Libya's Samah Oilfield

A pipeline leak at Libya's Samah oilfield may pause pumping operations, an oil engineer...

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PVC Pipes Dominate South Africa Pipelines Market by Wide Margin

PVC Pipes Dominate South Africa Pipelines Market by Wide...

South Africa’s plastic pipes market is dominated by polyvinyl pipes, according to...

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Value of Kenya’s Lamu Port Remains an Open Question

Value of Kenya’s Lamu Port Remains an Open Question

In its early ambition, the Lamu port figured as connecting the landlocked East African...

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Shell in Talks with Nigeria to Divest Onshore Oil Stakes

Shell in Talks with Nigeria to Divest Onshore Oil Stakes

Shell, the operator of the West African country's onshore oil and gas joint venture...

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Banks Urged to Steer Clear of East Africa Oil Pipeline Financing

Banks Urged to Steer Clear of East Africa Oil Pipeline...

More than 260 charities on Monday urged banks not to finance a $3.5 billion oil...

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Advisor to Assess 'Way Forward' on East Africa Oil Pipeline

Advisor to Assess 'Way Forward' on East Africa...

South Africa's Standard Bank has hired an independent environmental and social advisor...

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Suez Canal Steps Up Efforts to Remove Blockage as Shipping Rates Surge, Tankers Diverted

Suez Canal Steps Up Efforts to Remove Blockage as Shipping...

The Suez Canal stepped up efforts on Friday to free a giant stuck container ship...

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Perspective: Africa Likely to Continue Relying on Power from Fossil Fuels for Some Time

Perspective: Africa Likely to Continue Relying on Power...

The Conversation's recently published study shows that, within this decade, there...

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Uganda, Tanzania, Oil Firms Sign Accords to Build $3.5 billion Pipeline

Uganda, Tanzania, Oil Firms Sign Accords to Build $3.5...

Total's CEO said the pipeline is one of the largest projects they should develop...