5-9 November, 2018

The Leading Business Intelligence and Transaction Platform for Africa's Oil and Gas Sector

Cape Town International Convention Centre
South Africa

Governments Attending


13 Government Ministers

Africa's oil and gas authorities know that Africa Oil Week is where they achieve their goals. Thirteen Government Ministers are attending the event this year!

17 NOCs

Africa Oil Week provides the perfect platform for NOCs to share their strategies for growth and better national participation in the upstream oil and gas sector, along with the opportunity to present bidding rounds, open acreage and new data in the Prospect Forum.


Hon Minister Jeff Radebe

Minister of Energy

Republic of South Africa

Hon Minister Boakye Agyarko

Minister of Energy

Republic of Ghana

Hon Minister Dr Emmanuel Ibe Kachikwu

Minister of State for Petroleum Resources

Federal Republic of Nigeria

Hon Minister Jean-Marc Thystère Tchicaya

Minister of Hydrocarbons

Republic of the Congo

Hon Minister Thierry Tanoh

Minister of Petroleum, Energy and Renewable Energy

Republic of Côte d’Ivoire

Hon Minister Pr Tiémoko Sangaré

Minister of Mines and Petroleum

Republic of Mali

Hon Minister Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma

Minister for Planning, Monitoring & Evaluation

Republic of South Africa

Hon Minister Foumakoye Gado

Minister of Petroleum

Republic of Niger

Hon Minister Diakaria Koulibaly

Minister of Hydrocarbons

Republic of Guinea

Hon Minister Fafa Sanyang

Minister of Petroleum and Energy

Republic of The Gambia

Hon Minister Irene Muloni

Minister of Energy and Mineral Development

Republic of Uganda

Hon Minister Azhari Abdalla Abdelgader

Minister of Petroleum and Gas

Republic of The Sudan

Hon Minister Leopold Mboli Fatran

Minister of Mining and Geology - Republic of Central Africa (CAR)


National Oil Companies

- Mr Jean-Jacques Koum, Head of Exploration & Production - Oil & Gas, Société Nationale des Hydrocarbures, Republic of Cameroon

- Mr Ahmed Ag Mohamed, Director General, AUREP, Republic of Mali

- Mr Andrew Kamau, Principal Secretary, State Department of Petroleum, Republic of Kenya

- Mr Celedonio Vieira, CEO, Petroguin, Republic of Guinea Bissau

- Mr Egbert Isaac Faibille, Petroleum Commissioner, Ghana Petroleum Commission, Republic of Ghana

Mr Faraj Said, CEO, National Oil Corporation Libya, State of Libya

- Mr Issa Aboubacar, Ministry of Petroleum, Republic of Niger

- Mr Joseph Medou, Managing Director, Petrosen, Republic of Senegal

- Mr Ketsela Tadesse, Petroleum Commissioner, Petroleum Commission of Republic of Ethiopia, Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia

- Ms Maggy Shino, Petroleum Commissioner, NAMCOR, Republic of Namibia

- Mr Mambury Njie, CEO, Gambia National Petroleum Company, Republic of The Gambia

- Mr Olivier Belalahy, Director of Hydrocarbons, OMNIS, Republic of Madagascar

- Mr Omar Mitha, CEO, ENH, Republic of Mozambique

- Mr Patrick Joseph, CEO, Petroseychelles, Republic of Seychelles

Ms Proscovia Nabbanja, COO, Uganda National Oil Company, Republic of Uganda

- Mr Raymond Kargbo, Petroleum Commissioner, Petroleum Directorate, Republic of Sierra Leone

Representative from Sonangol, Republic of Angola