LOCAL CONTENT IN THE OIL AND GAS SECTOR IN GHANA
Oil exploitation in Ghana began as far back as 1896 by the West African Oil and Fuel Company. A minor find was made in 1970 in the Saltpond field in eastern Ghana and some 3.47 million barrels were produced from 1978 to 1985 when the field was shut-in.
The case of NML Capital Limited vs. The Republic of Argentina must be of interest to not only judges and legal practitioners but the diplomatic community at large as it raises interesting issues in sovereign immunity in contemporary international law and relations.