Mr. Sylva’s demonstrated intent could perhaps become the most relevant political action anyone has taken in Nigeria in years and could change the country forever; and yet, the work ahead is so vast, we can only hope he has the strength to pull it off.
Africa holds around 7% of the world’s proven crude oil and natural gas reserves, yet the continent remains largely under-explored. It’s safe to say that the motherland is far from having exploited its full potential. For this potential to bear fruit and translate into economic development and jobs, several things need to happen.
Centurion CEO NJ Ayuk will deliver an address on exploration opportunities in Africa at the 2020 International Association of Geophysical Contractors (IAGC) conference – a global trade association representing all segments of the geophysical and exploration industry. Now in its 49th year, this annual gathering of thought leaders and experts will see Senior Advisor and Deputy Chief of Staff to President George W. Bush, Honourable Karl Rove deliver the keynote this year.
Hosted by the Ministry of Petroleum Resources, the Nigerian International Petroleum Summit: An African Petroleum Technology and Business conference takes place alongside on-going reforms in the sector, improved engagement with host communities and Nigeria’s pursuit of positioning itself to be the foremost oil and gas investment destination.
Global CEO of GE Gas Power, senior leaders from governments, finance institutions as well as key stakeholders and thought leaders from the private sector will explore industry opportunities and challenges, providing perspectives on the future of gas power in sub-saharan Africa.
Investing in African Mining Indaba is the world’s largest mining investment conference, dedicated to the capitalisation and development of mining in Africa. Over 33 Energy ministers are expected to speak this year, including the President of Sierra Leone, His Excellency Julius Maada Wonie.
Centurion Law Group wishes to bring to your attention that following access to reliable sources at the Ministry of Mines and Hydrocarbons of Equatorial Guinea, you should expect the initiation of local content audits and the request of compliance documents from the Directorate General of Local Content this year.