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Oando Energy Resources Announces Additional 2,500 bopd Production Capacity From Ebendo Field

About Oando Energy Resources Inc. (OER)

OER currently has a broad suite of producing, development and exploration properties in the Gulf of Guinea (predominantly in Nigeria) with current production of approximately 5,205 bopd from the Abo Field in OML 125 and the Ebendo Field. OER has been specifically structured to take advantage of current opportunities for indigenous companies in Nigeria, which currently has the largest population in Africa, and one of the largest oil and gas resources in Africa.

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“In each market where wind energy is being developed, the state is a big player in the initial stages of industry development and is often the sponsor of pilot projects.”

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iBurst joins growing list of MEF Wireless Members

South Africa welcomes 2nd MEF member and announces

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Telecom Italia is Europe’s First CE 2.0 Company

The MEF today announces that Telecom Italia has become the first European Service Provide to achieve CE 2.0 certification.

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“The time for a sustainable use of renewables is now. We do not have a choice. Clean energy is the way to go.”

Exclusive interview with Engineer Martin Manuhwa, Managing Director of ZAIDG, Zimbabwe and speaker at the upcoming Clean Power Africa conference.

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“Solar investors, project developers and EPCs are shifting from a short term cost per Watt focus to a more accurate measure of a system’s value based on the levelized cost of electricity, expressed as cost per kilowatt hour.”

Exclusive interview with StephanPadlewski, Market & Program Leader at DuPont Photovoltaic Solutions.  DuPont is a silver sponsor at the upcoming Clean Power Africa.  A DuPont specialist will also address the solar conference session on:  “Know What is in Your Modules – Materials Matter”.

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Tanzania’s Healthy Pregnancy Text Message Service Reaches 100,000 Subscribers in 15 Weeks

The unique healthy pregnancy text messaging (SMS) service reached 100,000 active registrants in March 2013. More than 4 million text messages have been sent to those who signed up for the free healthy pregnancy and safe motherhood information, since the launch late November 2012.

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Alaska gets Carrier Ethernet 2.0

Alaska Communications’ CE 2.0 certified services will benefit business, government and consumer markets

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SATH initiative to focus on minimizing groundnut aflatoxin contamination

by Wallace Mawire

 

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The Southern Africa Trade Hub (SATH) is planning to partner with organizations in need of technical assistance along the groundnut value chain to minimize risk of aflatoxin contamination, according to a SATH spokesperson.
According to SATH, groundnuts are one of Southern Africa’s most important crops, but contamination by the carcinogenic fungus aflatoxin has become a public health issue and a significant barrier to trade. Risks associated with the fungus include liver cancer, impaired growth for children under five and suppression of the immune system.

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Regional Air Core Drilling Continues to Identify Anomalous Gold at PMI Gold’s Kubi Gold Project

Key Points:

  • PMI Gold’s Kubi tenements are located 15km south of and along strike from AngloGold Ashanti’s high grade Obuasi Mine (60Moz pre-mined), and 12km north-east of Perseus Mining’s 6.6Moz Edikan Gold Mine.
    • Regional Air Core drilling, targeting favourable structures and gold anomalies identified in previous auger drilling, continues to identify zones of shallow gold mineralization along the highly prospective Ashanti and Kubi Shears which strike for the length of the Kubi Project.
    • A total of 549 Air Core holes have been drilled for 24,818m. All assay results have been received.
    Results indicate shallow anomalous gold is extensively distributed along the Ashanti and Kubi Shears, identifying valuable exploration targets for further follow-up drilling. Encouraging intersections received include (true width is 60-70% of the stated intersection length):
    • 24m @ 1.87g/t Au from 0m
    • 10m @ 3.42g/t Au from 9m
    • 11m @ 1.19g/t Au from 21m
    • 2m @ 5.43g/t Au from 18m

    PMI Gold Corporation (TSX: PMV) (ASX: PVM) is pleased to announce a regional Air Core drilling program at their 100% owned Kubi Gold Project has been completed and all assay results have been received.

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