At what cost could Anglo African Oil & Gas extend Tilapia?
In a buoyant press release posted early March, Anglo African Oil & Gas, partly controlled by French businessman Gerard Bourgoin, [...]
The stakes of Total and ENI on the mature fields of Tchibouela, Tchendo and Tchibeli-Litanzi were snapped up by an unexpected trio that will operate them alongside local firms. Behind it all lay protracted negotiations in Brazzaville. The winning trio. Its [...]
With the Australian police pressing on with their inquiries into Sundance Resources' transfer of 33 million shares to its Congolese partner Cominvest (AMI 377), Africa Mining Intelligence can reveal further details about the mysterious firm in question. Holding a 15% [...]
Denis Auguste Marie Gokana has little taste for socialising and is relatively secretive about his professional and personal activities. He nevertheless belongs to the inner circle of President Denis Sassou-Nguesso, who pays close heed to his advice. He has also become a businessman in his own right and is still chairman of the board of state-owned oil company Société nationale des pétroles du Cong [...]
Courtesy of its deep offshore, Congo-B's oil production has been rising steadily for several years, unlike the case of neighboring Gabon where output appears in free fall. Brazzaville now pumps 300,000 bpd. The country headed by Denis Sassou-Nguesso since 1979 [...]