London-headquartered SDX energy has announced an oil discovery in Egypt.
Energy service giant Wood will support a major oilfield development off Senegal after winning three contracts from Woodside.
BP has selected US firms McDermott and Baker Hughes, A GE Company (BHGE) for the front-end engineering design (FEED) studies for its major Tortue/Ahmeyim development in West Africa.
An agency tasked with cleaning up Nigeria’s murky oil industry says even though financial accountability has improved the state oil company still hasn’t explained billions of dollars of missing revenue.
A competitions tribunal has approved Chinese-state-owned Sinopec's $900million deal for Chevron's assets in South Africa.
London-headquartered oil firm Ophir Energy today revealed its decision to relinquish a licence in Cote d'Ivoire.
The start date for the trial of Shell and Eni executives over alleged corruption in Nigeria has been postponed until May 14, a news report said.
US firm Marathon Oil has completed the sale of its Libyan subsidiary to Total for $450million.
In a bid to bring improved energy access to one of the world’s most hard to reach places, the Government of Togo has signed a £2.8million deal to supply power to sub-Saharan Africa.
Petronas has entered into an agreement to acquire a 40% stake in FAR’s A2 and A5 offshore licenses in Gambia, West Africa.
The Saipem 12000 drillship is on its way to drill the RD-1 well in Morocco.
Libya’s oil exports from the Mellitah terminal will be “modified” after protests disrupted production at the key El-Feel deposit for the first time in two months, putting the OPEC nation’s crude production at risk of a decline again.
Pirates armed with AK-47 rifles have opened fire on an oil tanker off the coast of Nigeria.
Aberdeen has signed a pact with the city of Pemba in Mozambique to mutually benefit from emerging oil and gas opportunities in the region.
Cyprus-based vessel contractor SeaBird Exploration will provide a ship for an upcoming survey in West Africa. The project is anticipated to commence during Q1 and will have a duration of approximately 60 days. SeaBird will be using the Osprey Explorer for the project.
Aker Energy has struck a deal to acquire Hess’ Ghanaian business for £70million.
A hearing date of June 18 has been set by a Nigerian court over a corruption case relating to the sale of an oil field in 2011, a news report said.
BP is to spend over $1billion (£724million) in Egypt this year, chief executive Bob Dudley has told Reuters.
BP today announced first gas from the Atoll Phase One project off Egypt.
Britain’s trade envoy to Egypt has started a five-day visit to the country to strengthen ties in the oil and gas sector.
Kosmos Energy and BP said today that it expects to reach a final investment decision on the Tortue gas field project off West Africa towards the end of 2018.
Ocean Installer has been awarded a decommissioning contract off the coast of Mauritania.
Pirates have released an oil tanker and its crew of 22 Indian nationals after taking it captive off the coast of West Africa.
An oil tanker carrying 22 Indian crewmen has gone missing off the coast of West Africa.
Scottish oil and gas explorer Bowleven said today that a rig has been contracted for the Etinde field in Cameroon.