Nigerian National Petroleum Corp. (NNPC) has signed an agreement with its partners on OML 118, home of the Bonga field.
A lack of co-operation between Eni and Springfield E&P in Ghana risks losing the state $6.34 billion, the Institute for Energy Studies (IES) has warned.
Somalia has denied reports that the resumption of diplomatic relations with Kenya stems from an oil-sharing agreement on the offshore.
South African Minister of Mineral Resources and Energy Gwede Mantashe has raised the prospect of gas discoveries in the Karoo.
Equinor is the latest company to sign a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Algeria’s Sonatrach.
ADM Energy has provided a clarification on a potential investor, following a number of questions.
Vaalco Energy has a new CEO and a strategy that aims to place the company among its West Africa-focused peers on the London market.
Africa Energy is seeking a rig to drill the Gazania-1 well, offshore South Africa in the third quarter of the year.
Kosmos Energy is getting back to work offshore Africa, in Ghana and with three wells planned this year for Equatorial Guinea.
Assala Energy has begun drilling at its Toucan site in Gabon, the company has announced.
Shell has set out plans to relinquish its operations in Tunisia, in another blow to the North African state’s upstream.
BW Energy has found water at its Hibiscus Extension appraisal well, offshore Gabon, rather than hydrocarbons.
Reconnaissance Energy Africa has spudded the second well in the Kavango Basin, in northeast Namibia.
Total has begun production at its Zinia phase 2 project, on Angola’s Block 17.
Sonatrach has discussed the possibility of returning to work in Libya, at Contract Areas 065 and 96/95.
Former Tullow Oil executives have launched their Afentra venture, focused on production up and down West Africa.
The ASD-1X, in Egypt’s Abu Sennan, is a commercial discovery, United Oil & Gas reported, saying a second well had been spudded on May 2.
SDX Energy has begun drilling in Morocco, targeting five wells this year in pursuit of meeting local gas demand.
Seplat Petroleum has ramped up production in the first quarter and has set out plans to rebrand as Seplat Energy.
Vaalco Energy has signed a deal for a new floating storage and offloading (FSO) unit at its Etame Marin field, replacing BW Offshore with Omni Offshore Terminals.
ADM Energy has completed its purchase of a stake in Nigeria’s Barracuda field, with the aim of reaching first oil in the second half of this year.
Shareholders in FAR have approved the sale of the company’s stake in a Senegal licence to Woodside Energy.
Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has restored four licences to Chinese-owned Addax Petroleum.
BP has started up gas production at the Raven field, offshore Egypt.
Dana Gas has abandoned plans to sell its Egyptian assets to IPR Wastani Petroleum for up to $236 million.