Tag: oil and gas industry

How the COVID-19 pandemic has impacted Nigeria’s domestic oil industry

As the world continues to grapple with the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, the value chains across the oil and gas industry have not been left out, as Nigeria suffered a 60.5 per cent decline in crude oil exports in the second quarter. Amy Jadesimi, Managing Director and CEO of Ladol joins CNBC Africa for more.

This bill seeks to deepen local participation in Nigeria’s oil & gas industry

The Nigerian Oil and Gas Industry Content Development Bill 2020 has passed its second reading at the Nigerian Senate. The bill aims to amend 38 sections of the extant Act while introducing six new sections. Joining CNBC Africa for this discussion is Femi Oladehim, Partner, Investment Banking at Argentil Capital Partners and Adeoye Adefulu, Partner at Odujinrin & Adefulu.

A gas pipeline in Nigeria’s Delta state has been shut down, here’s why

A gas pipeline in Nigeria’s Delta state was shut down on Friday, according to state oil company NNPC and local authorities.

Nigeria’s oil sector reforms

Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari says he is ready to assent to the highly anticipated Petroleum Industry Governance Bill, as soon as the National Assembly presents it to him. This comes after he cited constitutional and legal breaches as the fundamental reason for withholding his assent in 2018. Adeoye Adefulu, Partner at Odujinrin and Adefulu joins CNBC Africa to assess the likely impact of this bill and discuss other reforms needed in Nigeria’s oil and gas industry

OES Energy Services CEO speaks on indigenous’ participation in Nigeria’s oil sector

CEO of OES Energy Services Bandele Badejo says most indigenous players in Nigeria’s oil and gas industry are either meeting or aspiring to meet international standards and best practices. He discussed the opportunities and challenges of operating in Nigeria’s oil & gas industry with CNBC Africa’s Kenneth Igbomor on the side-lines of the 8th Practical Nigeria Content forum in Bayelsa State.

Solar plant to provide energy to oilfield in Algerian desert

The facility is located at the Bir Rebaa North field.

Maersk Drilling sees the upside in oil’s downturn

Angela Durkin, COO of Maersk Drilling spoke to CNBC Africa's Jill de Villiers about how the African oil and gas sector can pull itself out of the recent downturn and where the West African oil development hot spots are.

Kola Karim speaks on Africa’s oil and gas potential

On the side-lines of the Africa Investment Forum held in South Africa CNBC Africa is joined by Kola Karim, Chairman of Shoreline Group to talk on ways to unlock investments in Africa’s oil and gas industry.