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Somalia: Interview with Soma CEO on Oil and their Expectations in 2016

Mogadishu (HAN) November 24, 2014 – Public diplomacy for Regional Investment and Security news. Bloomberg TV Africa interviewed, Somalia Oil & Gas CEO On Somalia Oil Prospects in 2016.

Based on the Data: exploration firm Soma Oil & Gas expects to receive the results of an offshore seismic study in Somalia by early next year. Bob Sheppard, the company CEO talks to Ijeoma Ndukwe about their agreement with the government, the operating environment in Somalia and their expectations in 2016.

In 20143 Soma Oil & Gas Exploration Limited announces that it has signed an agreement with the Government of the Federal Republic of Somalia to assist in the development of the country’s hydrocarbons sector. This represents the first agreement in Somalia’s oil and gas industry since the election of President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud and the appointment of an internationally recognized Government in 2012 following decades of civil war.

On April 29th 2014, the Minister of Petroleum and Robert Sheppard, the SOMA O&G, C.E.O, signs the Capacity building Papers

Photo: On April 29th 2014, the Minister of Petroleum & Mineral Resources, FRS, and Robert Sheppard, the SOMA O&G, C.E.O, signs the Capacity building Paper


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