Zanzibar defends its "own" oil!
The Indian Ocean Newsletter has learnt that the government of Zanzibar is about to request the United Nations to arbitrate [...]
Even though big gas finds have recently been made in Tanzania’s offshore, exploration in the country has ground to a halt. One reason, in addition to a fall in the gas price, is legislation introduced by the nationalist-minded government of [...]
The Anglo-Dutch major Royal Dutch/Shell is expected to gain a prime position in Tanzania’s gas sector, whether it be in the country’s southern offshore or around Zanzibar. The reason is simple enough: the prospects arising out of its acquisition of [...]