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Sub-Saharan Africa upstream: 2022 in review

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26 January 2023

Sub-Saharan Africa upstream: 2022 in review

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The year was Sub-Saharan Africa in a nutshell, showcasing the best the region has to offer, but also its weaknesses too. Namibia was the outstanding success story, but as 2022 well-illustrated, above-ground-risks, ease of doing business and ageing production in West Africa are undoubtedly the region's weaknesses. It explains why the Majors are seeking advantaged resources using SSA's trump card: frontier deepwater exploration. Read our review of the year.

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