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Investors wax lyrical about Namibia’s imminent energy boom

Investors wax lyrical about Namibia’s imminent energy boom With Namibia on the cusp of becoming a global green hydrogen producer and exporter, and with several major oil and gas projects in the pipeline, Namibia is now regarded as a top international investment destination.       Namibia’s recent oil and gas finds and the government’s commitment to […]

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ReconAfrica completes drilling at third well in Kavango

ReconAfrica completes drilling at third well in Kavango Oil and gas company Reconnaissance Energy Africa and its joint venture partner NAMCOR (the state oil company of Namibia) recently announced that they have successfully reached total depth of the third stratigraphic test well in the Kavango basin of Namibia. According to a statement by ReconAfrica the

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All systems go for ReconAfrica’s oil and gas project in Namibia

All systems go for ReconAfrica’s oil and gas project in Namibia ReconAfrica’s oil and gas project close to Rundu in Namibia is back on track after it was temporarily halted by a court application. By Leon Louw, owner and editor of WhyAfrica When I visited TSX listed ReconAfrica’s oil and gas drilling site in Kavango

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Dawn breaks in Namibia while Europe heads for bunkers

Dawn breaks in Namibia while Europe heads for bunkers With the price of gold, natural gas and oil through the roof, and a looming energy crisis on the horizon, several projects in Namibia are well positioned as Europe heads for the bunkers.                   By Leon Louw, owner and editor of WhyAfrica   As Russian troops

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NAMCOR and ReconAfrica sign Joint Operating Agreement (JOA) to develop the resource potential of the Kavango in Namibia

16 June 2021 – The National Petroleum Corporation of Namibia (NAMCOR) and Canadian company Reconnaissance Energy Africa (ReconAfrica) has signed a Joint Operating Agreement (JOA) to develop the resource potential of the Kavango Sedimentary Basin in Northeast Namibia. According to Scot Evans, CEO of ReconAfrica, the two companies will now jointly pursue an ongoing petroleum

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Oil and gas discoveries trigger excitement in Southern Africa

By NJ Ayuk, executive chairman of the African Energy Chamber  26 November 2020 – Oil and gas discoveries in the Southern African countries of Namibia, Angola and South Africa is triggering excitement across the region.   Last spring, the Maersk Voyager, an ultra-deepwater drillship under contract by French supermajor Total, drilled a wildcat well in the

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