Tag: Oil production

Nigeria commissions Africa’s largest oil refinery in bid to end fuel imports

May 24, 2023

Nigeria on Monday (22 May) commissioned the Dangote Refinery billed as Africa’s largest oil refinery, amid hopes of transforming the West African country into a ... Read More

Former Nigerian militants get contracts to combat oil theft

August 29, 2022

Nigeria's state oil company NNPC announced it has hired a firm owned by former militant Tompolo, whose movement’s attacks on facilities in the early 2000s ... Read More

Libya to increase oil production to 2 million b/d

August 12, 2022

Libya’s state-run oil company, National Oil Corporation (NOC), plans to increase oil production to 2 million barrels per day as most of the country’s oil ... Read More

South Sudan to boost oil production by 70,000 bpd by June

April 4, 2019

South Sudan is targeting an increase in crude oil production of 70,000 bpd by June 2019, the country’s Minister of Petroleum, Ezekiel Lol Gatkuoth said ... Read More

Libya Expects Higher Oil Output despite Clashes in Tripoli

September 24, 2018

Libya’s oil production climbed to the highest since 2013 and can go even higher if security at the nation’s energy facilities can be improved, the ... Read More

Libya : Rebels question new PM Maiteeq’s legitimacy

May 8, 2014

After Ahmed Maiteeq’s confirmation as the new Prime Minister of Libya in a controversial vote at the General National Congress, the rebels have decided that ... Read More

Libya‘s oil production is back on track

April 16, 2013

After halting its oil production during the uprising against Ghaddafi and beginning production activities after his ousting, Libya has finally reached the production level of ... Read More

Tunisia Seeks to Promote Oil production

March 8, 2013

Tunisian authorities have awarded an oil exploration permit to Ukraine’s YNG Exploration Limited. The permit authorizes the Ukrainian firm to begin explorations in the 988 ... Read More