Home oil & gas ANGOLA 22/05/2018 Why Manuel Vicente has become master of the oil sector After being side-lined by Isabel dos Santos, Sonangol's former CEO Manuel Vicente has made a spectacular come-back under President Joao Lourenco. [...] (284 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 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 DJIBOUTI UNITED STATES HORN OF AFRICA Diplomacy 19/05/2020 US Air Force beefs drone capacity against al-Shabaab Access the free section On the same subject ANGOLA UNITED STATES Document 10/07/2019 Lourenco banks on Vicente's networks Once shepherded around Washington by the flamboyant Republican financier Elliott Broidy, the Angolan president has turned to the former Sonangol lobbyist to represent him in the States. [...] ANGOLA 25/06/2019 Somoil founders, Joaquim David and Manuel Vicente, drag firm into quagmire Free The founders of the country's largest private oil firm, Somoil, owe the state colossal sums. [...] ANGOLA 14/05/2019 Joao Lourenco picks a Manuel Vicente supporter to get Sonangol back on its feet In the end, Carlos Saturnino's discord with the hydrocarbons agency cost him his job. [...] ANGOLA 09/04/2019 Manuel Vicente's Sonangol years catch up with him Manuel Vicente, who was the chairman of the board at Angola's state-owned oil firm Sonangol from 1999 to 2012, has [...] ANGOLA 02/10/2018 Who are the former Elf execs pampering Somoil in Geneva? The most powerful private Angolan oil & gas firm appears to have blind faith in former executives of the French major. [...] ANGOLA 04/09/2018 The commando unit tasked to shake Sonangol's hegemony A six-member group was appointed in mid-August to steer the creation of the future National Oil and Gas Agency (NOGA), [...] ANGOLA 21/08/2018 MPLA oil men team up against Isabel dos Santos Following on from President Joao Lourenco's move to oust Isabel [...] ANGOLA 21/08/2018 Joao Lourenco elbows out Isabel Dos Santos from Caculo Cabaca dam Step by step President Joao Lourenco has pick the hegemony the daughter of his predecessor, Isabel Dos Santos, enjoyed in [...] ANGOLA 03/07/2018 Japan's JGC Corp puts in solid bid to secure market for Lobito refinery JGC's well-balanced financial offer and solid networks have placed the firm in pole position for the construction of the Lobito refinery. [...] ANGOLA 05/06/2018 How Puma energy lost its Angolan acreage Puma Energy, the distribution arm of trader Trafigura that dominated [...] ANGOLA 05/06/2018 Sonangol dismisses idea of a national hydrocarbons agency The creation of a national hydrocarbons agency committed to regulating [...] ANGOLA 22/05/2018 Switch in top role for the most pro-MPLA of oil firms, Somoil Founded in the shadow of the Angolan ruling party's bigwigs, Somoil is restructuring little by little. [...] ANGOLA 06/03/2018 Why has Lourenco called on Dos Santos era pundits? The new Angolan president has brought back the heavyweights of the national oil sector to help him define the future of this key portfolio. [...] ANGOLA 21/11/2017 Saturnino and Azevedo, Lourenco's new oil bosses with Isabel Dos Santos out of picture By appointing close allies to the head of Sonangol and the oil ministry, Joao Lourenco is keeping the country's money maker under his wing. [...] ANGOLA 24/10/2017 Power struggle between Lourenco and dos Santos clan for control of oil Free The appointment of technician Carlos Saturnino, a close ally of Angola's new president, as secretary of state for oil should sway the balance of power against Isabel dos Santos in this key sector. [...] ANGOLA 03/01/2017 Isabel dos Santos, absolute ruler of Sonangol In firing the executive committee of Sonangol P&P (P&P), Isabel dos Santos, daughter of Angolan president Jose Eduardo dos Santos, [...] Receive prompts for these topics ANGOLA Albina Assis Carlos Saturnino Daniel Rocha Eduardo dos Santos Isabel dos Santos Joao Lourenco Jose Maria Botelho de Vasconcelos Manuel Vicente Orlando Figueira Somoil Sonangol See all keywordsSee fewer keywords Create a freenotification What is a notification?