Aminex has netted a six-month reprieve to pay back its corporate loan facility.
Victoria Oil and Gas, the Cameroon-based utility specialist, has appointed industry veteran Iain Patrick to its board.
Scottish oil explorer Bowleven, which is focused on African opportunities, has submitted the Bomono Exploitation Authorisation Application (BEAA) to the Cameroon authorities as planned.
Sound Energy has completed the farm-in agreement with the Moroccan Oil and Gas Investment Fund in relation to the Tendrara Lakbir Licence, onshore Morocco.
Tullow Oil has reported promising results so far from its Etom-2 well in Block 13T, Northern Kenya.
Penspen, the engineering and management services company, has been awarded a FEED contract for further development of a natural gas pipeline in Ghana.
BP has increased its working interest in the West Nile Delta project in Egypt.
San Leon Energy's seismic subsidiary NovaSeis has signed a memorandum of understanding with Nigeria's Northbridge Energy to provide seismic acquisition and interpretation services.
Anadarko has signed an agreement for the development of the massive natural gas resources that straddle two offshore blocks.
Sterling Energy has confirmed a 13.5% working interest in the deepwater C-10 block offshore Mauritania.
Engineering services firm Penspen has been awarded a contract from Sirius Group to conduct an engineering study for the monetisation of gas reserves from oilfields offshore Niger Delta.
South African oil firm SacOil, said transition into a production company remained its priority as it announced it half-year results, revealing a drop in profit, due largely to increased operating costs.
Solo Oil has farmed out its interest in the Ruvuma petroleum sharing agreement to help it accelerate two appraisal wells in Tanzania.
Eland Oil & Gas' successful workover has boosted production in its West African assets.
SacOil has said it is committed to recovering more than $12.5million from one of its former partners in Nigeria, after the partner initiated court proceedings over a dispute over the farm-out agreement.
Global Petroleum's subsidiary Jupiter Petroleum has agreed with the Namibian authorities a two year renewal for petroleum exploration licence 29, which covers two blocks, 1910B and 2010A, in the Walvis Basin offshore Namibia.
Operational delays affecting activity in the Democratic Republic of Congo have contributed to Sacoil issuing an earnings warning to investors.
Sirius Petroleum has been given the go-ahed to drill its proposed Ororo-2A well in Nigeria.
Statoil and joint venture partners have submitted a winning bid on the A5-A block offshore Mozambique in the fifth competitive bidding round.
Russia's Rosneft and US partner ExxonMobil has won three blocks in the fifth license round in Mozambique.
French oil major Total is expected to resume drilling offshore South Africa in the second half of 2016, part of a broader campaign to explore in Africa, according to a senior official.
Victoria Oil and Gas recorded a $50.8 million dollar loss, blaming poor relations between the West and Russia for it being unable to sell its Russian asset.
Some of Africa's most popular music stars have joined a crowdfunding scheme to invest in an oil and gas company that aims to light up the continent.
Sound Energy, the Mediterranean-focused UK independent, has signed heads of terms with Maghreb Petroleum for a 25% stake in three onshore oil and gas permits in the Sidi Moktar region of Morocco.
MX Oil said successful peforation of the reservoior on its Aje 5 well offshore Nigeria took it closer to its goal of becoming a multi-asset investment company.