Nigeria has revoked four licences held by Addax Petroleum and handed them to the operator's former contractor.
Wärtsilä has signed a long-term optimised maintenance agreement with a Nigerian company, covering three locations.
Cairn Energy signed an agreement in Mauritania to operate the C7 block, the company has announced.
Cairn Energy has been linked with a potential purchase of a stake in Israel’s offshore Tamar gas field from Delek Drilling.
Eni has made a new light oil discovery in Block 15/06, offshore Angola, close to its existing infrastructure.
Trader Vitol sees its future in lying in the power sector, in a marked shift away from its oil roots.
Qatar Petroleum (QP) has struck a deal to work with Shell at two blocks offshore Namibia.
Tullow Oil has launched its drilling programme in Ghana, spudding a first well on the Jubilee field on April 5.
Special purpose acquisition companies (SPACs) are having a moment in the sun in the US and the UK is considering how best to secure a piece of the action.
PetroNor’s bid to avoid arbitration over a licence dispute with Senegal has failed.
Libya has entered a “rare period of political stability” but it faces two major challenges, according to a recent Verisk Maplecroft report.
Angola will hold a roadshow session for its 2020 bid round on April 12, pushed back from April 6.
Shell signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Sonatrach last week, looking at potential trading opportunities.
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Total expects to start up its Ikike field, offshore Nigeria, by the end of 2021 and will drill a number of exploration wells across its African portfolio.
Libya’s National Oil Corp. (NOC) held a meeting with the new government on March 31 to discuss the importance of funding the company.
A hoax statement claims Galp is abandoning its involvement in northern Mozambique in order to pursue a “100% renewable future”.
Lukoil has pulled its non-binding bid for FAR, clearing the way for Woodside Energy to increase its stake in the Sangomar project.
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Foreign military support is growing in Mozambique’s northern Cabo Delgado Province following the attack on Palma but it is clear that the LNG plans have suffered a major setback.
Anglo American will work with Engie and Bambili Energy on a hydrogen feasibility study in South Africa’s Bushveld area.
Flexibility will be essential for workers in the energy transition, with employment likely to switch between oil and gas and the new technologies.
Saipem has established a joint company with Hyperion Systems Engineering, with a focus on the Eastern Mediterranean.
Tanzanian President Samia Suluhu Hassan has suspended the head of the Tanzania Ports Authority (TPA) in connection to missing cash.
Qatar Petroleum (QP) will become the sole owner of the Qatargas 1 joint venture, after opting not to renew the deal with Total, ExxonMobil, Marubeni and Mitsui.