Tuesday 17 September 2013
September 16, 2013 (KAMPALA) - A Japanese firm is set to lay down 2,000 kilometres of pipeline for oil exports from South Sudan and Uganda via Kenya. Tokyo Head Office of Toyota Tsusho.
Kyodo, a Japanese news agency reported last week (...)
Wednesday 6 March 2013
By Tesfa-Alem Tekle
March 5, 2013 (ADDIS ABAB) - The Ethiopian government and Tullow Oil Plc, has dismissed media reports that the UK company has discovered oil along Ethiopia’s western South Omo block. Tullow Oil Plc.
Tuesday 19 February 2013
February 18, 2013 (ADDIS ABABA) - An Ethiopian rebel group on Monday issued fresh warnings against a Canadian oil firm, urging the company to refrain from oil exploration activities in the country’s eastern region. ONLF fighters (...)
Thursday 29 April 2004
By Jeevan Vasagar, The Guardian
NAIROBI, April 29, 2004 — Africa’s Indian Ocean coast is poised to become a new source of oil and gas on the continent, according to a US oil industry expert whose firm has been carrying out satellite and (...)
Thursday 16 February 2012
By Ngor Arol Garang
February 15, 2012 (JUBA) - South Sudan on Wednesday said the government of neighbouring Sudan has “failed” to produce genuine reasons that support their demand for high charges in return for using the oil pipelines (...)
Saturday 25 February 2012
February 24, 2012 (KHARTOUM) – The next round of talks with South Sudan on oil will be “decisive” said a member of Khartoum’s negotiating team today.
The two neighboring nations will meet next month in Addis Ababa in a new bid to resolve (...)
Monday 27 February 2012
February 26, 2012 (KHARTOUM) – The Sudanese economy could shrink by as much as 4.5% this year given the deteriorating situation after the secession of the oil rich south, an international economist told Agence France Presse (AFP). (...)
Monday 7 June 2004
KAMPALA, June 7 (Reuters) - Oil imports to East and southern Africa’s COMESA trade bloc are set to rocket to $15 billion this year as world oil prices hit record highs, Sudan’s president Omar el Bashir said on Monday.
Bashir, outgoing (...)
Friday 23 February 2007
Feb 22, 2007 (NAIROBI) — Gunmen ambush troops as insurgents fire rockets at military bases and pirates prowl the turquoise Indian Ocean shipping lanes offshore.
Somalia may be seem an unlikely prospect for investors seeking untapped (...)
Friday 30 January 2004
KHARTOUM, Jan 30, 2004 (Sudan Tribune) — The Ministry of Energy and Mining has denied that the Bulgarian group Technoexport which visited the country recently, has acquired any oil or investment concessions in any blocks of Sudan’s oil (...)
South Sudan and the nation building!2016-02-06 11:47:08
" Disagreement does't mean disapproval." Oprah Winfrey.
By Dhano Obongo
I have been delving in a debate within myself as to what could possibly be the proper way to expound a presentation to (...)
Africa: Strengthen steps to end child marriage2015-12-14 08:04:41
December 10, 2015
African governments should coordinate action to improve laws, education, health care, and public awareness to end the scourge of child marriage, Human Rights Watch said today (...)
Professor Akolda, it is too early for you to go2015-12-06 06:36:15
I learnt from social media of the untimely departure of Professor Akolda Maan Tier on the 30th Nov 2015, whom I knew and admired, as one of the great, committed sons of both Sudans, who dedicated (...)