Nigeria’s Oil Sector Expected To Expand Further

Nigeria’s Oil Sector Expected To Expand Further

The role of locally-owned firms in Nigeria’s oil sector is expected to expand further in coming years, even as international producers move away from onshore and littoral fields. However, there are some who query if the local industry is ready to take the step up. ...

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Real Wildcatters Go to Ethiopia to Hunt for Oil

Real Wildcatters Go to Ethiopia to Hunt for Oil

Amid East Africa's oil and gas boom, the more adventurous oilmen are starting to gravitate toward the vast Ogaden desert region of Ethiopia, where drilling activity has been sparse since rebels attacked an exploration team in 2007, killing nine Chinese and 65 Ethiopians. ...

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East Africa Oil Discoveries Breed Challenges

Significant oil reserves have been discovered in Uganda and Kenya in recent years. However before Kenyans and Ugandans can benefit from the discoveries infrastructure challenges, political issues and special interests must be overcome say experts. ...

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