Ghana sees the country’s state-owned gas-station operator as the leading bidder to partner Exxon Mobil for the exploration of crude at an offshore field, according to two people familiar with the matter.
London-headquartered SDX Energy said the flow test results on a well in Egypt had exceeded expectations.
EnerMech, of Aberdeen, is looking to double revenue from its operations in Africa to £50 million over the next three years.
Ophir Energy has clinched a farm-out agreement with Kosmos Energy covering the EG-24 exploration licence in Equatorial Guinea.
Morocco-focused gas firm Sound Energy has hired Bowleven's former chief operating officer as a non-executive director.
The drilling of two appraisal wells will start soon on the Etinde field in Cameroon, a project partner said today.
London-headquartered SDX Energy has struck gas at a well in Morocco.
Scotland-based Flintstone Technology has won a multi-million pound contract for work on Tullow Oil’s Jubilee FPSO in Ghana.
London-headquartered SDX energy has spud an exploration well in Morocco.
Aberdeen-based Stena drilling has secured a fresh contract for work on the giant Samo prospect off the coast of Gambia.
London-headquartered SDX Energy has announced the discovery of a natural gas well in Morocco.
Liberian President George Weah ordered a probe into Exxon Mobil Corp.’s 2013 deal for drilling rights off the coast of the West African nation, according to his office.
BP has awarded TechnipFMC the engineering design contract for the Tortue/Ahmeyim fields floating production, storage and offloading (FPSO) unit.
Subsea 7 has struck a deal worth at least £105million to provide pipelines and carry out topside modifications in Nigeria.
A Nigerian oil firm has mounted legal action against Shell, according to a news report.
BW Offshore said today that the first development well had been completed at the Tortue field, within the Dussafu license, offshore Gabon.
Eni has confirmed its offices were searched as part of an investigation into alleged corruption in Congo Republic, a news report said.
Africa-focused producer Eland Oil and Gas said today that the initial borrowing base for its lending facility has been raised to $70million from $40million.
Aberdeen-based oilfield service company Hydrasun has won a contract worth £355,000 for work on Egypt’s West Nile Delta project.
London-listed Lekoil is to take legal action to speed up the process of acquiring shares in an exploration license off Nigeria.
North-Africa focused SDX Energy has started drilling its Ibn Yunus-1X exploration well at South Disouq, Egypt.
Aberdeen-headquartered Wood has won a $990million (£640million) framework contract from the US government to help provide power in Sub-Saharan Africa.
Royal Dutch Shell Plc and Eni SpA may have misled regulators in Nigeria by wrongly attributing oil spills to theft and sabotage in order to avoid paying compensation to affected communities, rights group Amnesty International said.
BP is seeking to sell-off its stake in Egypt’s Gulf of Suez Oil Company (GUPCO), according to a news report.
Houston-headquartered Erin Energy has branded several recent media reports about the Oyo field in Nigeria "inaccurate".