Articles

Mining in Africa

Although the Internet of Things (IoT) is creating “a huge wave” in Africa, as smart connected devices are being deployed at mines, there is further potential for smart devices and IoT to positively impact on mining operations in Africa, says pan-African law conglomerate Centurion Law Group CEO NJ Ayuk. - July 30, 2018

Small Firms Represent African Oil and Power Entities With Big Results

The paradigm for legal representation of Africa’s oil and power players is changing, with small firms taking a leading role. - July 25, 2018

An African Perspective: No Good Will Come From NOPEC

NOPEC seizes on American anti-OPEC (Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries) sentiment and creates the appearance that Congress is taking steps to lower US gasoline prices before midterm elections this November. - July 24, 2018

OPEC Secretary General to be Honored as “Africa Oil Man of the Year”

H.E. Mohammed Sanusi Barkindo to highlight the Africa Oil & Power conference in Cape Town hosted September 5-7 2018. - May 18, 2018

Congo et OPEP : un mariage de besoin mutuel

La République du Congo a beaucoup souffert pendant l’effondrement du pétrole ; et le président congolais, Denis Nguesso, a promis que le pays ne serait plus mis de côté – subissant les effets de la prise de décision mondiale dans l’industrie pétrolière sans contribution. Dans un communiqué officiel annonçant la candidature à l’adhésion à l’OPEP, ... - April 30, 2018

Congo and OPEC: A marriage of mutual need

NJ Ayuk, CEO of Centurion Law Group unpacks the opportunities for the Republic of Congo as it heads towards gaining OPEC membership. - April 30, 2018

News

Publications

Africa Energy Frontiers: Download the updated reports

Download the full updated Africa Energy Frontiers reports which include overviews of petroleum legislation, recent activities, major projects and tax considerations. - May 18, 2018

Africa Energy Frontiers: Tanzania

A major gas discovery in 2012 thrust Tanzania into the international spotlight. Download our Africa Energy Frontiers report. - September 6, 2017

Africa Energy Frontiers: Mozambique

Mozambique could quickly become one of Africa’s top gas producers. - July 20, 2017

Webinar Series Launches with Ghana Edition

Centurion attorneys launch our New Horizons webinar series. - February 23, 2017

Videos

NJ Ayuk Speaks on SABC News and at SAOGA Breakfast

Last week, CEO of Centurion Law Group and Chairman of the African Energy Chamber, NJ Ayuk appeared on SABC news to discuss the sustainability of an elevated oil price, America’s anti-OPEC bill and Africa’s role in OPEC as a diverse continent that is reflective of the state of the global market. Recognizing the trends in ... - July 30, 2018

Enabling Environments Needed to Spur Investment

NJ Ayuk, CEO of Centurion Law Group, was an advocate for strong local content policies and creating an enabling environment for investors at AOP 2017. - January 26, 2018

Local Content Must Be Inside Contracts

Centurion Law Group CEO NJ Ayuk played a pivotal role at Africa Oil & Power 2017 in Cape Town, speaking on the Policy & Law panel. - January 5, 2018

Big Barrels: Making the Case

In a series of eight case studies Big Barrels looks at what African nations are doing right. See an introduction to each case study outlined in the videos here. - December 22, 2017