Tshisekedi fixes Gertler and associates in his sights over oil dispute with Angola
The Congolese president has entrusted his hydrocarbons minister Didier Budimbu with the highly sensitive mission of elucidating the circumstances in which Dan Gertler's firm Nessergy obtained a permit to explore for oil in waters shared by the DRC and Angola back in 2006. [...]
Exxon, Chevron and BP's blocks: João Lourenço hoodwinks Félix Tshisekedi
With Angola determined to be the sole owner, it looks as though the new DRC president Félix Tshisekedi will have to be content with mere crumbs of offshore blocks 0 and 14 (Chevron), block 15 (ExxonMobil), in production for over [. [...]
Will Cohydro have to repay Sonangol $150 million?
The positive outcome of recent talks between Luanda and Libreville on extending the continental shelf made a collateral victim: Congo-K. The sharp about-turn on its claims regarding the continental shelf will, paradoxically, have a negative impact on the joint interest [. [...]