Home oil & gas CONGO 05/12/2017 Lucien Ebata's secret Russian trip to save SNPC As Africa Energy Intelligence anticipated (see our special report here), oil trader Lucien Ebata, propelled mid-year into the role of [...] (193 words) This article may be accessed by subscribers and e-wallet holders (EUR 6) Log in to read more Already have an account? Log in Keep me logged in Forgot your password? OK Subscribe toAfrica IntelligenceorPay-Per-Article E-wallet starting from 30 EUR Subscribe or Pay-Per-Article Discover our offers Not reader yet?Create an account to access our FREE SECTION A free issue A selection of articles New editions' summaries Keyword notifications to follow people or topics of interest to you A free issue and a selection of free articles Summaries and email notifications Keep me logged in Create a free account Free Articles MADAGASCAR Politics 29/05/2020 Mayor of Antananarivo gets capital's waste disposal debt cancelled DRC ZAMBIA Business 27/05/2020 Hungary's Duna Aszfalt talks to leading Katanga businessman about cross-border road project MOROCCO Business 22/05/2020 Private firm Sentinel lands security contract with EU delegation Access the free section On the same subject CONGO 21/08/2018 SNPC desperately seeking funds in Abu Dhabi To ride the wave of its newly earned membership with OPEC (Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries - AEI 820), [...] CONGO IVORY COAST 03/07/2018 How Lucien Ebata persuaded Petroci to drop MKB After countless threats it would go to court, the Congolese president's favourite trader has kissed and made up to the Ivorian state. Here's why. [...] CONGO 24/04/2018 SNPC lends to itself through Sino-Congolese bank This new Sino-Congolese establishment has lent FCAF 10 billion to SNPC, itself a shareholder of the bank. [...] CONGO 20/03/2018 Lazard trying to twist Glencore and Trafigura's arm Lazard, the bank mandated by the Congolese government to help the country renegotiate its debt with oil traders, has a thorny task ahead of itself. [...] CONGO 06/02/2018 Adel al-Jubeir offers Sassou OPEC on a plate While Saudi minister of foreign affairs, Adel al-Jubeir's visit to Brazzaville in January was openly reported by the Congolese authorities, [...] CONGO 05/12/2017 Denis Christel's Israeli adventures While his counterpart Lucien Ebata is looking for financing in [...] Special report CONGO 14/11/2017 Exclusive: The financial acrobatics of a government walking a tightrope Pending the decision of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), which is due to decide early next year whether it is willing to lend to a debt-ridden Congo-B, Denis Sassou-Nguesso has [...] CONGO 14/11/2017 Lucien Ebata's special mission to bail out the Congo Free Parachuted in as a special adviser to the Congolese president on foreign funding (AEI 800 et WAN 759), Lucien Ebata [...] CONGO 12/09/2017 Orion Oil founder face to face with IMF Trader Orion's boss Lucien Ebata, is part of a team of senior Congolese officials tasked with handling negotiations with the IMF. [...] CONGO 12/09/2017 SNPC puts traders under its spell Desperately seeking a solution to its cash-flow problem, Congo-B's national company went knocking on Trafigura and Vitol's doors. Somehow, against all expectations, it has managed to convince several big oil traders to come on board. [...] Spotlight CONGO 13/06/2017 Iskandar Safa’s oil package Burdened by debt that has its oil production tied up for the next five years (AEI 778), Congo-B has found an unexpected saviour in Iskandar Safa. The Lebanese industrialist and owner of Constructions mecaniques de Normandie (CMN), has offered to [. [...] Receive prompts for these topics CONGO Alexandre Djouhri Iskandar Safa Lucien Ebata Rostec Serguey Chemezov Société nationale des pétroles du Congo VTB Capital Create a freenotification What is a notification?