Somalia to announce plans for first oil, gas licensing round in December

Somalia will announce plans in December for its first ever oil and gas licensing round, its oil minister said on Tuesday, as the frontier...

Africa’s Oil and Gas Industry Poised for further Growth: PwC report

Africa’s oil and gas industry holds the potential for further growth mainly driven by an increase in investor appetite and a rebound in prices,...

South Africa’s Minerals and Energy Minister Makes a Case for Gas

South African Minister of Mineral Resources and Energy Gwede Mantashe has urged investors to invest in and help develop South Africa’s gas industry.

Congo Republic’s Oil Find Could Quadruple Nation’s Output

Two oil companies have discovered the first oil deposit in the northern part of the Republic of Congo. The discovery...

South Africa’s Eskom Begins 400MW Power Supply to Zimbabwe

South African utility Eskom Holdings SOC Ltd. began exports of up to 400 megawatts into Zimbabwe on Friday, easing a protracted power crisis characterized by...

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UK-Africa trade and investment: who benefits?

There has been much hype about a major Africa investment summit being hosted by the UK. Attended by Prime Minister Boris Johnson and an array of royals,...

Airtel Africa enters money transfer partnership with Western Union

Airtel Africa and Western Union have launched a remittance service to allow customers to send and receive international money transfers from their phones using...

UK signs African trade agreements before Brexit

The UK government says it has signed 11 trade agreements with African countries, just over a week before it officially leaves the European...