Source: Africa Oil Week |

Hawilti to Moderate Highly-Anticipated Prospects Forum at Africa Oil Week (AOW) 2022

This year’s Prospects Forum will showcase a wide range of attractive farm-in and exploration opportunities in established and frontier markets

Amidst a recent surge of exploratory drilling in Africa, Africa Oil Week (https://Africa-OilWeek.com) is organizing once again a Prospects Forum to offer a platform that will showcase some of the most attractive farm-in and exploration opportunities on the continent. The Prospects Forum will be moderated and animated by African investment…

Source: International Monetary Fund (IMF) |

Statement by International Monetary Fund (IMF) Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva on Meeting with President Lazarus McCarthy Chakwera of the Republic of Malawi

Tackling the country’s economic challenges effectively calls for a concerted effort by all stakeholders, including the support of the international community

IMF Director Kristalina Georgieva met with President Lazarus McCarthy Chakwera of Malawi and issued the following statement. “I was very pleased to welcome President Chakwera at IMF Headquarters today. We had a very thoughtful and productive discussion on the difficult economic situation facing Malawi. I was impressed by the President’s…

Source: Department of Communication - Kingdom of Morocco |

Employment: Minister Sekkouri Meets with President of Portuguese Employers' Confederation

The two parties discussed the logistical and administrative means and the conditions of selection of 400 Moroccan workers, in order to guarantee them all the rights, related to work, social coverage and health

Minister of Economic Inclusion, Small Business, Employment and Skills, Younes Sekkouri, met, Wednesday in Lisbon, with president of the Confederation of Portuguese Employers (CIP), António Saraiva, to discuss actions to be taken in order to implement the agreement concluded between the two countries, aimed at providing job opportunities in Portugal…

Source: Parliament of the Republic of Uganda |

Uganda: House sets tough penalties for Human Organ Trade

The Uganda Human Organ Donation and Transplant Bill, 2022 seeks to establish a legal framework for organ, cell and tissue transplant in Uganda

Parliament has passed the Uganda Human Organ Donation and Transplant Bill 2022 setting tough penalties for dealing in human organs for commercial purposes. The Uganda Human Organ Donation and Transplant Bill, 2022 seeks to establish a legal framework for organ, cell and tissue transplant in Uganda. The Bill also sought…

Source: Africa Oil Week |

Africa Oil Week and Green Energy Africa Summit Draws Top United States (U.S) Officials

The U.S. delegation’s participation in these prominent events will be a chance for the United States to meaningfully engage with its African partners

Senior officials from the United States Departments of Energy and State will be heading to South Africa to attend Africa Oil Week (https://Africa-OilWeek.com) and its sister event the Green Energy Africa Summit, taking place here from 3-7 October and 4-5 October 2022, respectively. The U.S. delegation’s participation in these prominent…

Source: South African Government |

Special Investigating Unit welcomes preservation order handed down by East London High Court

The East London division of the High Court granted AFU a preservation order to preserve a Mercedes-Benz V-class belonging to the chief director for supply chain management Marius Harmse

SIU welcomes the preservation order handed down by the East London High Court against luxury vehicle bought for government official by a supplier The Special Investigating Unit (SIU) welcomes the preservation order obtained by the Asset Forfeiture Unit (AFU) on charges related to personal protective equipment (PPE) fraud and corruption…

Source: African Union (AU) |

African Union Inaugural Workshop for Stakeholders of the Continental Operational Centre in Sudan begins

The purpose of the Centre is to improve the overall migration governance regime in Africa, focusing on addressing irregular migration and other transnational organized crimes

The African Union Commission Department of Health, Humanitarian Affairs and Social Development (HHS), Labour, Employment and Migration Division (LEM) is organizing a 3-day “Inaugural Workshop for Stakeholders of the Continental Operational Centre in Sudan” (the Khartoum Centre), from 28-30 September 2022 in Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe. The purpose of the Centre…

Source: Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) |

Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) and its partners rally to find a long-lasting solution to the plight of stranded migrants in Niger

The mission is led by Prof. Fatou Sow Sarr, ECOWAS Commissioner for Human Development and Social Affairs and is expected to come up with an appropriate recovery and reintegration plan for the migrants

In response to the situation of thousands of migrants stranded in Niger, the Commission of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) deployed a high-level humanitarian mission to Niamey. The mission is led by Prof. Fatou Sow Sarr, ECOWAS Commissioner for Human Development and Social Affairs and is expected…

Source: Africa Oil Week |

Equinor ASA Titanium Sponsor Of Africa Oil Week

This unmissable event will take place in the heart of Cape Town, bringing together leading energy stakeholders from 3-7 October

Africa Oil Week (AOW) (https://Africa-OilWeek.com) is proud to announce that Equinor ASA is Titanium sponsor of Africa Oil Week. The company will be represented at AOW - held in heart of Cape Town. Organised by Hyve Group Plc., this unmissable event will take place in the heart of Cape Town,…