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Diezani Alison-Madueke, Nigeria's Minister of Petroleum

OPEC Said to Name Nigeria's Diezani Alison-Madueke as President for 2015

Diezani Alison-Madueke will succeed Libya’s Abdourhman Ataher Al-Ahirish as OPEC’s President next year, according to a delegate at the group, who asked not to be identified in line with policy.

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African Stock Exchange (AFSX) partners with Deutsche Börse ahead of launch

The first pan-African exchange plans to use the technology and support services of Deutsche Börse’s Xetra trading venue when it goes live next year.

Tina Joemat-Pettersson, South Africa's Energy Minister

South Africa makes nuclear deal with Russia

South Africa has signed a deal with Russia to get up to eight nuclear reactors built with Russian technology.

Catherine Uju Ifejika is one of Africa's few female oil industry bosses

Nigeria's growing number of female oil bosses

The oil and gas industry is still overwhelmingly male, with surveys showing that the executive boardrooms of petroleum companies are mostly a boys’ club.

Diezani Alison-Madueke, Minister of Petroleum Resources, Nigeria

Nigeria Proposes Oil Minister as OPEC Head

Nigeria has put forward its oil minister, Diezani Alison-Madueke, as a contender for OPEC’s top job, people familiar with the matter said Tuesday