Greenpeace has asked six French companies with ties to Russia to protest at the detention of 30 activists held on piracy charges.
Greenpeace has appealed to French Prime Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault to press for the release of 30 of its members, one of them French, jailed in Russia during a two-day visit to the country that started Thursday.
Uhuru defends Kenya's security forces and heads for Rwanda. An oil company pulls out because of local protests.
Three years after it started producing crude oil in commercial quantities, Ghana's oil and gas sector is still struggling to find enough qualified workers. This has led several companies to ...
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France’s Constitutional Council is considering a bid to strike down a law banning hydraulic fracturing, the controversial oil and gas extraction process popularly known as fracking.
The Libyan government warned that it is prepared to use force to stop any ships docking to load oil illegally from terminals.
The French oil giant Total has been cleared of corruption linked to the UN’s oil-for-food programme during Saddam Hussein’s rule of Iraq.
Kenya's teachers' strike floods the African news headlines today, while Uganda is in discussions over two proposed oil pipeline projects.
It's hard to get away from Robert Mugabe this morning...