NJ Ayuk

NJ Ayuk

  • Born

    Cameroon, Africa
  • Occupation

    CEO of Centurion Law Group

Mr NJ Ayuk is the CEO of Centurion Law Group, a pan-African legal and advisory conglomerate with its headquarters in South Africa and offices in Equatorial Guinea, Ghana, Cameroon and Mauritius. His experience includes advising major companies on investment strategies, the establishment of joint ventures and cooperation structures, privatisation, licensing and related tax matters, OHADA law, oil and gas, power, local content development, litigation, contracts negotiation, governance and other matters pertaining to Africa’s energy sector.

He is particularly active in the structuring, negotiation and implementation of petroleum, mining, LNG, and other natural resource projects for leading private operators in Equatorial Guinea, South Sudan, Uganda, Angola, Congo-Brazzaville, Nigeria, Senegal and other sub-Saharan countries. His experience has included facilitating and negotiating PSCs, EPSAs, JOAs, service agreements, concessions, oilfield service and drilling contracts, and dealing with licensing and pipeline and marine transportation issues, including the sale and transportation of LNG, in over 15 African countries.


SDG 3 March 19, 2021

COVID-19 Vaccination Campaigns in Africa

By mid-March 36 African countries have received COVID-19 vaccines and 24 of them had already launched vaccination campaigns. Most of…
Oil&Gas March 2, 2021

NJ Ayuk: “Russian Companies Have Relied A Lot On State to Drive Things”

Reuters recently quoted you saying, “Africans want to get married, Russians want just to date”. This caused a lot of…

Energy November 17, 2020

Russian Energy Projects in Africa Questioned

This week discussion sparked in Moscow and Africa, after NJ Ayuk, the head of the African Energy Chamber stated that…