South Africa and DR Congo Sign Oil Pact

PetroSA and Cohydro Sarl, the national oil companies of both countries, have agreed to develop a framework to jointly pursue oil and gas opportunities to strengthen economic relations.

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Photo: SA Govt

President Jacob Zuma, right, hosts President Joseph Kabila Kabange of the DR Congo.

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