AFOG Project 2019

African Oil and Gas News (AFOG) is a registered company with the Nigerian Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC) to bridge the gap between Oil & Gas Prospecting Companies in Nigeria and their Host Communities. African Oil & Gas (AFOG) is presently in collaboration with Oil and Gas Producing Host Communities in Orhionmwon, LGA in Edo State […]

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Court dismisses Fed Govt’s $110m suit against Agip over crude shipment

The Federal High Court in Lagos Wednesday dismissed a suit by the Federal Government against the Nigeria Agip Oil Company Limited. The plaintiff claimed $110million from the respondent for allegedly under-declaring the volume of crude oil it shipped between January 2011 and December 2014. The Federal Government accused Agip of short-changing it to the tune […]

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Occidental Agrees to Contingent Sale of Anadarko African assets to Total for $8.8 billion

Occidental Petroleum Corporation has announced that, in connection with Occidental’s proposal to acquire Anadarko Petroleum Corporation, it has entered into a binding agreement to sell Anadarko’s Algeria, Ghana, Mozambique and South Africa assets to Total S.A. for $8.8 billion. The sale is contingent upon Occidental entering into and completing its proposal to acquire Anadarko, and […]

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Nigeria Court Orders Arrests Over Corrupt Activities In West African Oil Deals

A court in Nigeria has ordered the arrest of two former ministers and others allegedly connected with illegal payments leading to the 2011 acquisition of what is considered one of the biggest oil fields in the West African country. Former Justice Minister and Attorney General Mohammed Adoke, ex-Oil Minister Dan Etete and five foreign nationals […]