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21 September 2017 12:27 (South Africa)

BP gets stamp of approval, from Libya

  • Andy Rice
    andy rice
    Andy Rice

    Andy Rice is a founding partner of Yellowwood Future Architects, a marketing strategy consultancy. In his other lives, he is the southern hemisphere's only supporter of Cambridge United Football Club, and was once upon a time the South African National Spoofing Champion. He has played football at Wembley and cricket at Lord's within the same weekend, but troubled the scorer on neither occasion. Things could only go up from here.

The head of the Libyan National Oil Corporation, Shokri Ghanem, said on Tuesday he was happy at BP's presence in his country, and that the oil company would be allowed to continue drilling for oil in Libyan waters. Ghanem also said the oil spill in the Gulf was "somewhat exaggerated". Looks like he's angling for a job in the BP public relations department. Read more: Reuters

  • Andy Rice
    andy rice
    Andy Rice

    Andy Rice is a founding partner of Yellowwood Future Architects, a marketing strategy consultancy. In his other lives, he is the southern hemisphere's only supporter of Cambridge United Football Club, and was once upon a time the South African National Spoofing Champion. He has played football at Wembley and cricket at Lord's within the same weekend, but troubled the scorer on neither occasion. Things could only go up from here.

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