by oneafrikan on March 22, 2005

African petroleum, energy and mining forum press release. If you’re interested, check it out, and make sure you go along…

The African continent has tremendous opportunities for successful business enterprises. The continent is showcasing its rich endowments in Energy, Solid Minerals and Petroleum resources at the above forum April 10-12 at the Hilton Park Lane, London

As part of the follow up from the Africa Diaspora Investment forum that took place last year in London United Kingdom, AfricaRecruit has successfully negotiated a Diaspora fee( 25% reduction) for all those registered at Africa Diaspora who will like to attend the event. Kindly see attached registration form and event programme.

This unique forum will bring together senior level captains of industries and net worth foreign investors from across the globe to explore available opportunities in the abundantly untapped hydrocarbon and energy deposits in the continent. This will be the best and most successful conference ever held in this sector.


This reflects on the fact that the petroleum and energy industries need a strong collaboration to be able to meet the demands of its growing consumers. It also recognizes that in order to move the industry forward, both the industry and its partners must continue to take action and seek adequate remedy to the problems of the industry. This has been taken into consideration while packaging the programme for this event. Experts in the industry have been drawn to proffer solutions to the problems of the industry in Africa and chart the course for its future development.


Participants at the forum are Ministers of Industries, Trade, Commerce, Petroleum, Natural Resources, Energy and Directors -General of Investment Promotion Agencies in Africa, International investors, Entrepreneurs etc.

Also participating are corporate bodies, Project / Financial Institutions and foreign investors wiling to expand their businesses into Africa.


Chairman .Dr Rilwanu Lukman former Sec. Gen OPEC.
Engr Funsho Kupolokun GMD NNPC Nigeria
Mr James Brown, Director ECGD, UK
Prof. Mike Oquaye Minister of Energy Ghana
Mr Mark Ford, MD Africa Energy UK
Mr Ali Shammek, Chairman Oil Invest. Co. Libya*
Ms Koosum Kalyan Shell International
Ms Mary Schnack, MD Media Services Inc. New York
Mr Victor Politis, President PRI New York
Hon. Mfomfo Nkabule, Minister of Industry, Swaziland
Mrs Lindiwe Hendricks, Deputy Minster of Industry, South Africa.
Mr Gerald Doucet, Sec Gen. World Energy Council*
Mr Bisi Ogunjobi, Vice President African Development Bank
Dr Adnan Shihab-Eldin Ag Sec. Gen. OPEC*
Mr Klaus Topfer Executive Director UNEP
Mr Qia Dewu, Chairman Chinese National Petroleum Corporation
Engr .J.O Makoju MD/CEO NEPA Nigeria
Mr Gao Bingqi , Ministry of Land & Natural Resources China

Yours Truly
Modupe Akidele
Africarecruit/Africa Diaspora
18 Pall Mall
London SW1Y 5LU
United Kingdom
Tel: +44(0) 20 7024 8270
Fax: +44(0)20 7024 8201


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by NDINGA SAMBA Gervais Régis on March 4, 2006 at 6:41 pm. #