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    • H.E Suhail Al Mazrouei, Minister of Energy and Infrastructure at the UAE, at the Africa Oil Week 27th edition in Dubai on 8 November 2021
    • CEO panelists, including Rahul Dhir, CEO, Tullow Oil; Paul McCafferty, SVP Africa, Equinor; Henri-Max Ndong Nzue, SVP Africa, TotalEnergies; and Keith Hill, President & CEO, Africa Oil Corp discussing Value over Volume at the Africa Oil Week 27th edition in Dubai on 9 November 2021
    • African ministers and UAE Minister of Energy and Infrastructure at the Africa Oil Week’s Ministerial & VIP Symposium Roundtable in Dubai on 8 November 2021
    • Panelists including John Hamilton, CEO, Panoro Energy; Benoit de la Fouchardiere, Group General Manager, Perenco; Kevin McLachlan, SVP Exploration, TotalEnergies; and Roger Brown, CEO, Seplat Energy discuss “Unbounded opportunities post-Covid’ at the Africa Oil Week on 10 November 2021 in Dubai
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Africa Oil Week closes with high-value deals, and strong intent for future investments in the continent

With a vast representation from African authorities, government departments, investors and key private sector players from African energy, the event saw a huge turnout of delegates from across the globe, who participated in strategic panel discussions, National Energy Showcases, and networking sessions, aiming to increase investments and find solutions to the current challenges facing the African energy sector

Africa Oil Week  (Africa-OilWeek.com) , Africa’s biggest and most prestigious upstream conference ended on Thursday with high-value deals, and strong intent for future investments in the continent. The event, which was held from 8th to 11th November 2021 at the Madinat Jumeirah in Dubai - making it the first edition in…

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    • Hon. Fafa Sanyang, the Minister of Energy & Petroleum, Republic of The Gambia, taken at the Africa Oil Week 27th edition in Dubai on 9 November 2021
    • H.E. Abdessalam Ould Mohamed Saleh, Minister of Petroleum, Mines & Energy Islamic Republic of Mauritania, taken at the Africa Oil Week 27th edition in Dubai on 9 November 2021
    • Ministerial Discussion Panel: (Second From Left) H.E. Abdessalam Ould Mohamed Saleh, Minister Of Petroleum, Mines & Energy , Islamic Republic Of Mauritania; Hon. Andrew Egyapa Mercer, Deputy Minister Of Energy, Republic Of Ghana; Hon. Dr. Ruth Nankabirwa Sentamu, Minister Of Energy & Mineral Development , Republic Of Uganda and Hon. Thomas Camara, Minister Of Mines, Petroleum & Energy, Côte d'Ivoire, at The Africa Oil Week 27th edition in Dubai on 9 November 2021
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Africa Oil Week includes key discussions to drive positive change to its energy sector amid huge representation from the African market

With a powerful opening address from the Minister of Mines, Petroleum & Energy of Côte d'Ivoire, and some insightful panel discussions planning Africa’s energy sector, day two contributed towards building a roadmap for the continent’s future

Africa Oil Week (AOW) (Africa-OilWeek.com) 2021 has turned out to be a platform for intense discussions and decision making for the future of Africa’s energy sector through a series of keynote speeches, engaging panel discussions, National Energy Showcases and networking opportunities involving individuals and companies from all over the world…

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Africa Oil Week Witnesses Record Number of Attendees

A keynote address from UAE’s Minister of Energy and Infrastructure marking the opening of the AOW 2021 and the Future Energy Series: Africa Ministerial & VIP Symposium in the presence of African ministers, discussing the key energy issues of the African continent were the highlights of day one

Africa Oil Week (AOW) (www.Africa-OilWeek.com) 2021 received an overwhelming response on its inaugural day with participation from over 1500 attendees from around the world. The four-day event that kicked off yesterday at Madinat Jumeirah will conclude on 11th November. Held for the first time in the UAE, the event witnessed…

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Sahara group advocates measured transition in Africa’s upstream sector

The event needs to consider the disparate development level in Africa when discussing how best the continent and its global partners should approach the desirable goal of energy transition

A strong delegation from leading energy conglomerate Sahara Group will canvass the adoption of an “Africa appropriate” transition agenda in the continent’s upstream sector at the Africa Oil Week (www.Africa-OilWeek.com) in Dubai, Executive Director, Moroti Adedoyin-Adeyinka has said. Adedoyin-Adeyinka said the event which kicks off on November 8 needs to…

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Africa Oil Week to Initiate Discussions on Diversity, Equity and Inclusion in the Energy Sector

In partnership with Lean In Energy (LIEN), the conference will host the AOW Accelerates: Diversity & Inclusion, an evolving initiative that champions greater diversity and gender parity across the industry

Africa Oil Week (AOW) (www.Africa-OilWeek.com) and Lean In Energy (LIEN) join forces to host AOW Accelerates Diversity & Inclusion at AOW 2021with the aim of driving greater equity practices at workplaces of the future, particularly for women, across the energy sector. The initiative will explore the role of diversity and…

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The Gambian Ministry opens mini-licensing round for block A1

Granted initially to BP in 2019, Block A1 became available in August this year after the company exited the licence

The Ministry of Petroleum and Energy, The Gambia, has announced that it will be launching a mini-licensing round for Block A1 at Africa Oil Week (www.Africa-OilWeek.com) on 8 November 2021. This follows the success of the licensing round for drill sites in 2018. Granted initially to BP in 2019, Block…

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Energy transition poised to provide boost to Côte d’Ivoire economy

A delegation of upstream and energy stakeholders will be attending Africa Oil Week to showcase Côte d’Ivoire’s oil, gas and energy opportunities to an in-person audience of international operators and investors

With a rapidly expanding economy and a diversity of natural resources, Côte d’Ivoire is primed to benefit from a revolution in energy generation projects in Sub-Saharan Africa. Most of their primary energy demand at present is covered by local oil refinery supplies and domestic gas production, and, while the country…

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Ghana offers attractive upstream alternative to East Africa dominion

Hon. Matthew Opoku Prempeh, Minister of Energy for Ghana will be amongst panel of speakers to discuss how the energy transition will impact the national economic growth of traditional hydrocarbon producers at Africa Oil, 8-11 November 2021

For the last two decades, Africa has been considered the new frontier of oil and gas exploration, with many of the major global petroleum companies scrambling to acquire assets in an as-yet undeveloped reserve of natural resources which are crucial to the way we live our lives today. While the…

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    • Africa Oil Week announces its stellar line-up of speakers for the 27th edition
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Africa Oil Week to Highlight Unrivalled Opportunities, Driving Investment and Deal-Making Across the African Continent

Hosted for the first time in the MENA region, the event will connect the African oil and gas industry to the rest of the world under the theme ‘Succeeding in a Changed Market’ - providing attendees with business intelligence and opening-up new in-market business opportunities

Africa Oil Week (www.Africa-OilWeek.com), the leading oil and gas show in Africa, has announced a stellar line-up of speakers for the 27th edition, scheduled to be held from 8-11 November 2021, at Madinat Jumeirah in Dubai. Attendees can look forward to engaging and forward-thinking discussions which are designed to support…

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Africa Oil Week Set to Host First-Ever In-Person Event in Dubai

Scheduled to be held from 8-11 November 2021, the event will facilitate the growth of the African oil and gas industry by acting as a gateway to opportunities in the Middle East

Africa Oil Week (AOW) (www.Africa-OilWeek.com), the leading oil and gas show for Africa is scheduled to host its 27th edition in Dubai. The event will be held on 8-11 November 2021 at Madinat Jumeirah. Owing to the organisers’ emphasis on the safety and wellbeing of attendees, the event will be…