George Soros Buying Across Africa

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Heads up on the article about George Soros remaking the world’s economic system.  Here is an overview from Intelligence Online…as well as the document found under Guinea…..

A look behind presidential doors

GUINEA: Rio Tinto’s friends talk Conde around
GUINEA: How Soros is backing new leader
IVORY COAST: Sponsors give generously
NIGERIA: Soros to the Rescue?
CONGO-K: Soros Targets Katanga Operators
SAO TOME AND PRINCIPE:  Conflict of Interest for Soros?
AFRICA/UNITED STATES:  Soros Ups Investment
SOUTH AFRICA: Soros initiative in South Africa

More information on each below the line….

AFRICA MINING INTELLIGENCE n°245 – 02/03/2011
GUINEA: Rio Tinto’s friends talk Conde around
Saved by the bell on Feb. 23 when president Alpha Conde finally agreed to extend its exploration license on two of the Simandou blocks (AMI 242 ), Simfer S. (…)  [296 words]  [$5.4]

AFRICA MINING INTELLIGENCE n°242 – 19/01/2011
GUINEA: How Soros is backing new leader
According to Africa Mining Intelligence’s sources, Guinea president Alpha Conde called on billionaire George Soros early this month for assistance in pushing through reforms in the mining and oil sectors. (…)  [303
words]  [FREE]

WEST AFRICA NEWSLETTER n°600 – 25/11/2010
IVORY COAST: Sponsors give generously
No expense has been spared in the run up to the second round of Ivory Coast’s presidential election on November 28 between incumbent Laurent Gbagbo, standing for the La Majorite Presidentielle (LMP) coalition and Alassane Ouattara, representing the opposition Rassemblement des Houphouetistes pour la Democratie et pour la Paix (RHDP). (…)  [249
words]  [$5.4]

An all-out drive for minerals and oil

AFRICA ENERGY INTELLIGENCE n°640 – 24/11/2010
NIGERIA: Soros to the Rescue?
Soros Capital is interested in the sale of OML 30 by Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC), a subsidiary of RoyalDutch/Shell in Nigeria. (…)  [281 words]  [$1.8]

AFRICA MINING INTELLIGENCE n°204 – 03/06/2009
CONGO-K: Soros Targets Katanga Operators
Southern Africa Resource Watch (SARW), a project financed by George Soros’ Open Society for Southern Africa that keeps an eye on the mining business in Africa, is again seeking to influence the renegotiation of mining contracts in Congo-K. (…)  [309 words]  [FREE]

AFRICA ENERGY INTELLIGENCE n°402 – 12/10/2005
SAO TOME AND PRINCIPE:  Conflict of Interest for Soros?
The prosecutor-general in Sao Tome, Adelino Pereira, last month began an inquiry into how concessions were awarded in the Joint Development Zone (JDZ) between Nigeria and Sao Tome. (…)  [228 words]  [$5.4]

AFRICA ENERGY INTELLIGENCE n°399 – 31/08/2005
AFRICA/UNITED STATES:  Soros Ups Investment
Soros Fund Management, the equity fund founded by billionaire George Soros, has just doubled its stake in Pioneer Natural Resources. (…) [244 words]  [$5.4]

Welfare measures and connections

AFRICA ENERGY INTELLIGENCE n°644 – 26/01/2011
AFRICA: Soros goes shopping
Already a partner of Perenco, Addax/Oryx and Oando in their bid to buy Shell ’s assets in the Niger Delta, George Soros is also interested in Morocco’s oil potential. (…)  [163 words]  [$1.8]

AFRICA MINING INTELLIGENCE n°235 – 06/10/2010
UNITED STATES: George Soros
The Open Society Institute of billionaire George Soros will present a preview of its guidebook on procedures to take to punish companies guilty of looting natural resources in the developing countries at a conference in The Hague on October 29-30. (…)  [196 words]  [$5.4]

THE INDIAN OCEAN NEWSLETTER n°1139 – 18/06/2005
SOUTH AFRICA: Soros initiative in South Africa
The Johannesburg based Open Society Initiative for Southern Africa (Osisa), funded by the businessman George Soros, is to aid the International Bar Association (IBA), headquartered in London, set up a Southern Africa Litigation Centre (SALC). (…)  [114 words]  [$1.8]