Ghana has ordered Eni and Springfield Exploration and Production to unitise the Afina and Sankofa fields, after the two companies failed to make progress on their own.
Shell is entering Impact Oil and Gas’ Transkei and Algoa exploration right offshore South Africa, shortly after the exit of ExxonMobil and Equinor.
Nigerian National Petroleum Corp. (NNPC) and First E&P have reached first oil at OMLs 83 and 85.
BW Energy has acquired two jack-up rigs and hatched a new plan for the development of the Hibiscus/Ruche field, offshore Gabon.
South Africa has approved Impact Oil and Gas to take over the Transkei and Algoa exploration right, and Tugela South exploration right, offshore South Africa.
Africa Finance Corp. (AFC) has signed up to support Chariot Oil & Gas’ Anchois gas project, offshore Morocco.
BP has begun production at the Qattameya gas field offshore Egypt, in the North Damietta concession.
Namibia continues to expect hydrocarbons to be discovered offshore, but in the meantime is working on energy transition plans.
Aveon Offshore has announced the successful completion of work on the 350 tonne topside production deck module (PDM) for the Anyala field.
ExxonMobil has signed three risk service agreements (RSAs) with Angola for work in the Namibe Basin.