Tag: norwegian

Food crisis in Somalia threatens 1.5 million people

A new food crisis on the rise in Somalia might hurt a whopping 1.5 million people. Geno Teofilo, Regional Head, Communications & Advocacy East Africa at Norwegian Refugee Council joins CNBC Africa to speak about this.

What Ghana’s biggest oil field discovery means for West Africa

Norwegian oil exploration company, Aker Energy says its exploration in the Deepwater Cape Three Points block in Ghana has led to the discovery of what may be the biggest oil find in the country. Jubril Kareem, Oil and Gas Analyst at Ecobank joins CNBC Africa to discuss how this find could reposition Ghana’s oil and gas industry in West Africa.

Armed conflict spikes civilian displacement in Mali

The Norwegian Refugee Council says close to 50,000 people have fled their homes in northern and central Mali this year, due to inter-communal clashes and a rise in armed groups and military operations. Domitille Galli, Head of Programs at the Norwegian Refugee Council joins CNBC Africa from Mali for this discussion.