L'Or noir du Sénégal: what you need to know about the oil industry

Fary Ndao is an expert in geology who has recently published L’Or noir du Sénégal, an educational handbook that sheds light on the oil industry. The objective of this book, as unveiled by the author, is to provide citizens with the tools required to understand issues related to hydrocarbons, for them to be in a positon to demand from government a rigorous, transparent and optimal management of the wealth generated.

In this interview with Seneweb, Fary Ndao also reviews oil contracts entered into by the government of Senegal with such companies as Total. He suggests what the government should do to avoid being taken to the cleaners by oil companies.

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