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Green groups worried about whale deaths along oil-producing Ghana coast

Green groups worried about whale deaths along oil-producing Ghana coast

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Decomposed whale carcasses have been washing up on beaches in Ghana’s oil-producing west, raising the ire of environmental groups worried the country’s growing petroleum industry may be killing marine life. A total of 20 dead whales have been discovered along Ghana’s coastline in the last four years, including at least…

New petroleum law ­­to be passed shortly

New petroleum law ­­to be passed shortly

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The Ministry of Energy and Petroleum is optimistic a new law will be introduced to govern the exploration and production of oil and gas in the country by the close of the year. The law is to, among other things, define how oil and gas contracts should be awarded, renewed…

Nigeria: PwC Identifies Operational Excellence As Key to Success

Nigeria: PwC Identifies Operational Excellence As Key to Success

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BY GODWIN ORITSE – PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), a leading adviser to the global energy industry, has called on independent oil and gas companies operating in Africa, to adopt operational excellence to overcome their teething hurdles and emerge as successful companies. PWC said at the just concluded first Annual Africa Oil and Gas…

Ghana: MP sues for Ghanaian ownership of country’s oil

Ghana: MP sues for Ghanaian ownership of country’s oil

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Joy News — Member of Parliament (MP) for Obuasi West is jeopardising the takeover of some foreign oil companies in Ghana after suing them for failing to complying with the country’s laws that prescribe 50% ownership for Ghanaians. Kwaku Kwarteng filed a writ at an Accra high court against Shell,…

6th whale in a month washed ashore in Ghana’s oil region

6th whale in a month washed ashore in Ghana’s oil region

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Another dead whale has washed ashore at Asanta in the Ellembelle District of the Western Region last Tuesday night. This brings the total of dead whales washed ashore within a 30-day period to six, and 17 since 2009, according to ”Friends of the Nation”, a social and environmental group. Breaking news of the latest…

Kola Aluko and Ozwald Boateng Launches $500m African Development Fund

Kola Aluko and Ozwald Boateng Launches $500m African Development Fund

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On Wednesday 25th September 2013, Ghanaian born British fashion designer Ozwald Boateng & Nigerian Oil tycoon Kola Aluko launched the African50 initiative. This platform is an Africaninfrastructure project development fund which was formed as a result of the joint venture between the African Development Bank (AfDB) and the Made In Africa…