Tag: oil and gas industry

IEA’s Fatih Birol on why African govts should embrace renewables

The 25th edition of Africa Oil Week is under way in Cape Town, where the who's who of the oil and gas industry are congregating to network, share knowledge and make deals. CNBC Africa’s Jill de Villiers spoke to Dr Fatih Birol, the Executive Director of the International Energy Agency.

What is the cost of delaying Nigeria’s petroleum industry bill?

Nigeria's oil and gas industry stakeholders say the country is fast losing its comparative advantage with the delay in the passage of the Petroleum Industry Bill. CNBC Africa's Wole Famurewa spoke to Adeoye Adefulu, Partner at Odujinrin and Adefulu to discuss this story.

How can Nigeria raise the competitiveness of local oil companies?

The Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board plans to raise local content in the oil and gas industry to 70 percent by 2027. Simbi Wabote, Executive Secretary of the board joins CNBC Africa to discuss plans to improve the competitiveness of indigenous oil companies.

Funding challenges in Nigeria’s oil and gas sector

Funding challenges in Nigeria’s oil and gas sector

Top issues facing Africa’s oil & gas industry

Top issues facing Africa's oil & gas industry