SNH is present at the 8th African Petroleum Congress and Exhibition (CAPE VIII)


The opening ceremony of CAPE VIII was held on May 16 at the Intercontinental Hotel in Luanda, Angola, under the chairmanship of the Angolan Head of State, João Manuel Gonçalves Lourenço.

The event is organised by the African Petroleum Producers Organisation (APPO) in partnership with the Angolan government. The theme of this edition is "Energy transition and the future of the oil and gas industry in Africa: opportunities, challenges and development". The event includes a three-day high-level strategic conference, B2B meetings and technical site visits. 

SNH, a sponsor of the event, will have a stand at the exhibition. SNH will use this platform to promote exploration and production opportunities in Cameroon.

The CAPE is the largest exhibition gathering professionals of the oil and gas industry in Africa. It aims to provide a framework for exchange, reflection and development of the industry on the continent.

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SNH commemorates the 37th edition of the International Women's Day in Cameroon

" The National Hydrocarbons Corporation (SNH) guarantees the same conditions of recruitment, remuneration and social security to its female and male workers. This was the message conveyed by the female staff of SNH who took part in the great parade of women organised on 8 March by the Ministry of Women's Empowerment and the Family, drawing loud applause both in Yaounde and Douala.

Prior to this, awareness-raising activities on equal rights and opportunities between men and women were organised within the company.


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A delegation of members of parliament at SNH

Members of the National Assembly's Committee on Production and Trade were received at SNH on 1st December.

The members of parliament came to acquaint themselves with the company's activities and were welcomed by Adviser No. 2, Jean-Jacques Koum, representing the General Manager. He was assisted by seven members of the Management Board, who gave presentations on SNH and its activities. The topics of the presentations included hydrocarbon exploration, oil and gas production, management of data generated by exploration & production activities, oil and gas marketing and SNH's financial management.

At the end of the presentations, completed by a question and answer session, the members of parliament, through their head of delegation, Honourable Serge Gabriel Benae, expressed their satisfaction with the explanations received from SNH.




Bernard Bayiha rests in eternal peace in Mbeng

About 2 000 people came to pay their last respects to Bernard Bayiha, including the entire SNH management board, a large number of SNH employees, as well as representatives of a dozen partner companies.

The dozen or so testimonies given on the occasion were unanimous on the human qualities of the deceased, his altruism, his intelligence and his zeal for work. The Executive General Manager of SNH notably paid tribute to the memory of a collaborator with exceptional qualities and a great defender of the interests of SNH and Cameroon.

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SNH thanks Roger Beaumont and welcomes Bin Qu

The outgoing and incoming PGMs of Addax Petroleum Cameroon Company (APCC), who are also General Managers of Addax Petroleum Cameroon Limited (APCL), the two Cameroonian subsidiaries of the Chinese group Sinopec, were received on 27 October by the Executive General Manager of SNH, Adolphe Moudiki. A welcome and farewell ceremony was organised in their honour at SNH head office in Yaoundé, in the presence of the General Managers of Tradex and Perenco in Cameroon, as well as the SNH Management Board.

A qualified senior engineer with a master's degree in oil and gas field development from the China Petroleum University, the new PGM of Addax Petroleum Cameroon had served as its Technical Director since 2018. Before moving to Cameroon, Bin Qu worked in China, Russia, the Middle East and Gabon.

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A moment of conviviality shared with the main operators of the upstream oil sector in Cameroon


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Bin Qu, PGM of Addax Petroleum in Cameroon since 29 July 2021