Major investors have signed a framework agreement with Tanzania, marking progress for the country’s LNG aspirations.
Samia Suluhu Hassan
ExxonMobil continues to hold out hope for its Rovuma LNG project, in Mozambique, while Shell has held talks with the Tanzanian government on another East African export plan.
Uganda and Tanzania have taken another step toward construction of a major oil export pipeline, while port operations begin in Kenya.
East African LNG outlook seems positive in 2021 but fluctuating prices, political instability and terrorism risk stifling growth
East Africa is in a prime location to export gas globally but growth and progress has largely been slow, largely because of fluctuating liquified natural gas prices, political instability and terrorism.
Shell and Equinor executives in Tanzania have issued a plea for the country to support the proposed LNG project in Lindi.
Total should announce final investment decision (FID) for its Lake Albert project on April 11.
Tanzania’s new president has spoken of her desire to get the country’s LNG projects moving, while overseeing a confusing change at Tanzania Petroleum Development Corp. (TPDC).
Tanzanian President Samia Suluhu Hassan has suspended the head of the Tanzania Ports Authority (TPA) in connection to missing cash.