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Sub Saharan Africa International Petroleum Exhibition and Conference   

Eko Convention Center, Lagos, Nigeria
20-22 February 2024


Achille Ngwanza

Dr Achille Ngwanza

Managing Partner, Jus Africa

Doctor in Law and qualified to Paris Bar, Achille Ngwanza teach oil and mining law, arbitration law in various European and African Universities. Frequently speaker in international conferences and training, he authored numerous publications and co-edited the book named Le contentieux extractif (Extractive Disputes in English) published by ICC Publishing in 2015.

He focusses his practice on Oil and Mining Contracts, Local Content in Extractive Industry investment transaction and commercial contracts. He is also consultant, expert and trainer for several institution including APPO, ALSF, AMDC, GIZ, UNECA in Local Content, Drafting Oil and mining Contracts, settlement of contractual and transboundary disputes related natural resource. He acted as arbitrator, counsel and expert in several arbitral proceedings related oil and mining dispute, commercial matters, construction. He is experienced ICC, UNCITRAL OHADA-CCJA, CAMC-O (Burkina faso),  GICAM (Cameroon).

He is member of ICC International Court of Arbitration and Mauritius Chamber of Commerce and Industry Arbitration and Mediation Center.

He is member of the Dispute Committee of Association of International Petroleum Negotiator (AIPN) and of the International Commercial Arbitration Case Law Subcommittee of International Bar Association (IBA) Arbitration Committee. He chairs the OHADA Working Group of Comité Français de l’Arbitrage (French Committee of Arbitration).



  • NNPC Limited
  • Nigerian Content Development & Monitoring Board (NCDMB)



  • Chevron
  • H-PTP Energy Services Ltd a subsidiary of Hobark
  • ND Western
  • The Shell Nigeria Exploration and Production Company (SNEPCo)
  • Shell Nigeria Gas Limited
  • TotalEnergies
  • Uniterm Nigeria Limited



  • Invest in Africa



  • Calaya Engineering Services Limited
  • Cruxstone Development & Investment Limited
  • DeltaAfrik
  • Dorman Long Engineering Limited
  • Niger Delta Exploration & Production (NDEP)
  • Nigeria LNG Limited (NLNG)
  • Oilserv Limited
  • Prime Atlantic
  • TIREX Petroleum and Energy Limited



  • FloSmart
  • Future Concerns Nigeria Limited (FCNL)
  • Goddie Chemicals International Ltd
  • GGI International Nigeria Limited
  • Global Lifting and Engineering Services Nigeria Limited
  • Hanze Tours
  • Navante Oil & Gas Company Limited
  • Petrolog Group
  • Radial Circle Group
  • Tecon Oil Services Group
  • Topline Limited



  • Hydroserve




  • Association of Tanzania Oil & Gas Service Providers (ATOGS)
  • Association of Uganda Oil and Gas Service Providers (AUGOS)
  • Ghana Oil and Gas Service Providers Association (GOGSPA)
  • Guyana Oil and Gas Energy Chamber (GOGEC)
  • Nigerian Gas Association
  • Occupational Safety and Health Association (OSHA)
  • Oil & Gas Trainers Association of Nigeria (OGTAN)
  • The Welding Federation Africa (WeldFA)
  • Tsavo Oilfield Services Limited
  • Women in Energy Network (WIEN)



  • Protection Plus Services Limited (PPSL)
  • 4SV Limited
  • Heritage Guardians
  • Heritage Treasure Trove Communications Limited