Articles

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation V. The Ministry of Petroleum Resources

The struggle between Nigeria's oil ministry and the national oil company demonstrates a need for strong petroleum regulation. - November 20, 2017

The Central African Republic Opens for Business

A business forum held in-country sought to apprise investors of the numerous business opportunities the country and enlighten them on the steps taken to ensure political stability and in-country security. - November 15, 2017

Leaping backwards into darkness

As the Trump Administration backs out of the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative, the fight against corruption in the hydrocarbons industry loses an important ally. - November 14, 2017

The Fight Against Illicit Financial Flows in Africa – A São Tomé and Príncipe Case

Fighting illicit financial flows in Africa is vital to ensuring that development resources remain within the continent. - October 19, 2017

Choosing the Right Company Structure in Mauritius

As investors seek to open operations in Mauritius, a true key to success will be choosing the right way to register the company. - September 15, 2017

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

News

Publications

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

Africa Energy Frontiers: São Tomé and Príncipe

A true deepwater energy frontier in the Gulf of Guinea: São Tomé and Príncipe - February 14, 2017

Africa Energy Frontiers: Uganda

Boasting the largest onshore oil discovery in sub-Saharan Africa in two decades, Uganda is at the forefront of oil exploration in East Africa. - November 29, 2016

Videos

Big Barrels Tells Africa’s Story

NJ Ayuk, CEO of Centurion Law Group, is determined to tell Africa's story in his new book, Big Barrels: African Oil & Gas and the Quest for Prosperity. - August 11, 2017

Gas-to-Power Can Drive African Industry

NJ Ayuk, CEO of Centurion Law Group, was interviewed by DW News on how Africa can use its oil and gas resources to benefit the continent.  - August 1, 2017

NJ Ayuk: ‘When Oil is Found, We Abandon Agriculture’

CEO of Centurion Law Group NJ Ayuk was interviewed by eNCA about the issues of corruption and mismanagement in Africa’s oil and gas industry. - July 26, 2017

Tanzania Mining Laws Under Scrutiny

CEO of Centurion Law Group NJ Ayuk was interviewed by CNBC Africa about the new mining laws in Tanzania. Among other things, the laws will give the governments the rights to renegotiate all current contracts and stipulates dispute resolution must take place in Tanzania. - July 24, 2017