BP has awarded a multi-million dollar topside maintenance contract to Actemium for its two FPSOs in Angola.
Oil major Chevron's onshore activities in Niger Delta have been shut down by a militant attack, according to reports.
Attacks on oil infrastructure will continue at least in the short to medium term, resulting in depressed oil output over much of 2016, according to analysts.
A crude pipeline in Nigeria operated by a local subsidiary of Eni has been attacked by militants.
Petroceltic today confirmed its successful drilling campaign in Algeria.
Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday said he ordered a heightened military presence in the restive Niger Delta region to deal with a resurgence of attacks on oil and gas facilities, a day after yet another pipeline explosion.
Oil majors Shell and Exxon are the international oil companies most exposed to the explosion of violence in the Niger River delta that has cut Nigeria’s output and fueled a rally in global crude prices, according to Rystad Energy.
Cairn Energy today said its fourth Senegal appraisal well confirmed reservoir extensions, spanning more than 5km.
A general strike called in Nigeria to protest against higher fuel prices drew only partial compliance after the main unions failed to take a common stand following talks with the government and an injunction imposed by an industrial court.
Algeria will supply oil and other energy products to Jordan for the first time under a memorandum of understanding signed on Monday, as the OPEC member seeks to diversify sales after years of stagnating crude production.
Circle Oil has completed its infill drilling campaign on the North West Gemsa field in Egpt.
San Leon Energy is aiming to raise at least $200million through a share placing priced at a significant premium in order to fund the acquisition of an indirect interest in a producing oilfield in Nigeria.
Nigeria’s oil production has dropped again as a third major crude-export facility was disrupted, this time by accidental damage rather than militant attacks.
An explosion has rocked a Chevron oil pipeline in Nigeria's Delta region.
Radical militant group the Niger Delta Avengers has warned it will step up attacks unless oil firms left the region within two weeks.
Circle Oil's financial position remains "under significant pressure" and needs sustained improvement in payments from Egypt's state-owned oil company to shore up its cash position.
Fields responsible for the bulk of Libya’s oil exports will be forced to halt production within a month unless a blockade is lifted on the port of Marsa el-Hariga, according to the Tripoli-based National Oil Corp.
Kosmos Energy confirmed a "significant" gas discovery offshore Senegal.
Militants are increasingly targeting oil facilities in Nigeria with both Chevron and Shell assets coming under attack in recent days.
Sterling Energy has completed its withdrawal from the Ambilobe block offshore Madagascar.
US explorers aren’t the only ones idling rigs as sub-$50 crude forces oil and gas drillers in Africa to slow their search for new reserves.
Erin Energy has resumed production from the Oyo-8 well in Nigeria following the completion of well intervention work.
A tanker with oil from eastern Libya returned with its cargo to the North African country after the United Nations blacklisted the shipment, amid an escalating struggle between the nation’s rival governments for control of its crude wealth.
North-east company Eland Oil and Gas said tonight it aimed to raise about £10million from the sale of new shares.
Sterling Energy has confirmed it plans to pull out of the Ambilobe block in Madagascan waters by July.