Source: WHO Regional Office for Africa |

Coronavirus - Mauritius : Launching of Mauritius National Health Sector Strategic Plan by Prime Minister

The Prime Minister highlighted that past investment in health care is now bringing rewarding dividend

Hon. Prime Minister of the Republic of Mauritius, Pravind Kumar Jugnauth launched the National Health Sector Strategic Plan (HSSP) 2020-2024 on 12 August 2020 at the Hennessy Park Hotel, Ebene, Mauritius in the presence of eminent personalities including Deputy Prime Minister, Hon. S. Obeegadoo, Dr Hon. Kailash Kumar Jagutpal, Minister…

Source: Africa Oil Week |

“After the Crash – What’s Next?” Africa Oil Week releases two reports, created in collaboration with Wood Mackenzie

Posing the question “what’s next?”, the reports look at what has changed in the upstream and offer future projections

Africa Oil Week (www.Africa-OilWeek.com) has launched two complimentary reports, produced in association with Wood Mackenzie. Both assess the impact of the latest supply and demand crisis in oil and gas markets, one with a global (https://bit.ly/30S45Nf) and the other with an African (https://bit.ly/2CnbElK) focus. Posing the question “what’s next?”, the…

African Energy Chamber
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Rolake Akinkugbe-Filani Joins the African Energy Chamber’s Advisory Board

Rolake will be advising and supporting the African Energy Chamber within its Investment and Energy Transition Committees

Leading and prominent African energy expert and finance executive Rolake Akinkugbe-Filani has joined the African Energy Chamber’s (www.EnergyChamber.org) Advisory Board for 2020 and 2021. Rolake will be advising and supporting the African Energy Chamber within its Investment and Energy Transition Committees. Currently Managing Director of EnergyInc Advisors and Senior Africa…

African Energy Chamber
Source: African Energy Chamber |

Dr. Robert N. Erlich Joins the African Energy Chamber’s Advisory Board

Robert will be advising and supporting the Chamber’s work within its Exploration Committee

American geologist and oil expert Robert Erlich has joined the African Energy Chamber’s (www.EnergyChamber.org) Advisory Board for 2020 and 2021. Robert will be advising and supporting the Chamber’s work within its Exploration Committee. Robert brings decades of exploration experience working in the hottest oil & gas frontiers in the Americas…

Africa Energy Forum
Source: Africa Energy Forum |

Africa Energy Forum 2020 joins forces with the African Utility Week & POWERGEN Africa and Oil & Gas Council’s Africa Assembly to host Digital Energy Festival for Africa

Under the theme ‘The 5th Industrial Revolution,’ the Africa Energy Forum agenda will look ahead to the digitalisation of the energy sector

The event will take place online from 20th October – 26th November 2020. The digital platform will allow attendees to access content and networking offerings across all three market leading events with one point of entry, making it the largest ever energy event for the African continent marketed to a…

African Energy Chamber
Source: African Energy Chamber |

Nosizwe Nokwe-Macamo Joins the African Energy Chamber’s Advisory Board

Nosizwe will be advising and supporting the work of the Chamber within its Natural Gas and Local Content committees

South African businesswoman, engineer and natural gas expert Nosizwe Nokwe-Macamo has joined the African Energy Chamber’s (www.EnergyChamber.org) Advisory Board for 2020 and 2021. Nosizwe will be advising and supporting the work of the Chamber within its Natural Gas and Local Content committees. Nosizwe was one of South Africa’s first woman…

African Trade Insurance Agency (ATI)
Source: African Trade Insurance Agency (ATI) |

President Buhari finalises Nigeria’s membership in African Trade Insurance Agency (ATI)

Membership in ATI allows Nigeria to attract additional insurance capacity to help attract investments

Nigeria becomes a full member country at an opportune time. It joins ahead of others that are fast-tracking membership given the trade and investment insurance challenges during the COVID-19 pandemic and also recognizing the potential post pandemic opportunities. Nigeria contributed US$14.1 million to ATI’s (www.ATI-ACA.org) capital in 2019 with African Development…

African Energy Chamber
Source: African Energy Chamber |

Equatorial Guinea Continues Proactive Industry Engagement to Support the Oil Sector

The MMH has recognized the need to double efforts on tackling ongoing industry challenges, and finding new ways to do business to ensure that Equatorial Guinea remains competitive

In order to maintain the engagement with the oil sector of Equatorial Guinea in light of the ongoing crisis of Covid-19 and challenging market conditions, H.E. Gabriel Mbaga Obiang Lima, Minister of Mines and Hydrocarbons (MMH) recently met with an industry delegation in Malabo. Accompanied by H.E. Santiago Mba Eneme…

African Energy Chamber
Source: African Energy Chamber |

Germany to Ramp Up Investment in African Energy

An exclusive webinar explored the market dynamics set to shape post-COVID-19 German-African business relations

“Germany-Africa Economic Relations: Making Deals Post COVID-19” highlighted opportunities for German businesses in Africa’s power production, clean energy, and digitalization and technology sectors; An opening keynote was given by H.E. Gabriel Mbaga Obiang Lima, Minister of Mines and Hydrocarbons of the Republic of Equatorial Guinea; Panelists included Ibrahima Mané, Director…

Source: Africa Oil Week |

Africa Oil Week’s Online Conference to Host “Somalia Licensing Round: Derisking Above Ground Factors” Session, with Address from Petroleum and Mineral Resources Minister

The 90-minute session will be the first opportunity to hear directly from the Minister

Africa Oil Week (https://www.Africa-OilWeek.com/) is pleased to announce that it will host a “Somalia Licensing Round: Derisking Above Ground Factors” session at its online conference, AOW Virtual. The session will be in partnership with TGS and the Somali Ministry of Petroleum and Mineral Resources and will take place this October…