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Russia ready to play greater role in African energy projects – Putin

Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Friday that his country is willing to increase its involvement in Africa’s energy sector.
By Staff reporter 27 July 2018 0 31923

Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Friday that his country is willing to increase its involvement in Africa’s energy sector.

“I would like to note that Russia plans to increase its assistance in developing the energy sectors of African countries, with a number of countries such as Angola, Mozambique and Gabon. We are developing promising oil and gas projects,” Putin said at the 2018 BRICS summit in Johannesburg.