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South Africa is all set to boost its natural gas capacity by 2030

According to Research And Markets, the utilization of natural gas in South Africa shrinked by 2.3 per cent year-on-year in 2017.


South Africa’s natural gas comprises more than 3.2 per cent of the nation's primary energy supply.


The gas forms an significant part of the country's future energy mix. 


Ghana to expand its international relations with German businesses

Ghana is one of the fastest growing economies in the world and competitive in West Africa has provided German firms, courtesy of its positive economic outlook.

Ghana’s capital, Accra, is holding the ongoing 3rd German-African Business Summit ( GABS) which kicked off on February 11, 2019.


Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation to improve domestic gas supply

Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has declared to encourage and improve domestic gas supply by coming up with 4.3 tcf Assa North/Ohaji South Fields (ANOH) in OML 21, functioned by NNPC and joint venture partners along with Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC), Total Exploration and Production Nigeria (TEPNG) and Nigeria Agip Oil Company (NAOC).


Israel opens its first Embassy in Rwanda

New Israeli ambassador, Ron Adam, said after a meeting with Rwanda’s President Paul Kagame, “This country shares a lot of comparabilities with state of Israel and offers a lot of ground for mutual cooperation.”


Israel opened its first embassy in Rwanda on 22nd Feb 2019, offering support to the East Africa nation from health to education and agriculture, as well as communication technology including cybersecurity.


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