Who will SNPC boss R. Ominga appoint head of Perenco JV, Congorep ?
Congorep, the firm 49% controlled by state firm Societe nationale des petroles du Congo (SNPC) is still short of a [...]
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 [...]
Long in the vanguard in Africa, Total is fast being overtaken by ENI. Pressing ahead on every front in both production and exploration, the Italian major has acquired one of the most impressive African portfolios ever cobbled together. The Mozambique jewel [...]
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 [...]
A cabinet meeting in Brazzaville on April 11 turned into a consecration of sorts for Denis Gokana, former managing director of Societe National des Petroles du Congo (SNPC), putting him in the driving seat in Congo-B’s petroleum sector. Africa Oil’s shopping [...]