Nigeria aims to start supplying baryte to Ghanaian and South African oil industries by 2021
The Nigerian mines ministry is working on a strategy to start mining and exporting baryte, a mineral used to protect oil and gas exploration wells in countries where the oil industry is less developed than its own. [...]
Powerful SNH and SONARA crystallize anger of English-speaking regions
The two state oil institutions, both exclusively controlled by the president and a few of his liegemen, have become the prime target of activists in the southwest, where the population is just as distrustful of their English-speaking elites. [...]
Finance Minister Motaze ready to break with Essomba in Sahara Energy fuel price spat?
Because he authorised Sahara Energy to apply fuel prices likely to cost the Cameroonian state tens of millions of dollars in additional subsidy pay-outs, the energy minister has angered the finance minister who is supposed to find the extra funding. [...]