Ghana’s Springfield Exploration and Production has found oil in two areas at its Afina-1 well on its West Cape Three Points (WCTP) Block 2, offshore Ghana.
Kosmos Energy notched up $16 million in net income for the third quarter, while also celebrating a discovery offshore Equatorial Guinea.
BP and Kosmos Energy have made a "major gas discovery" offshore Mauritania.
BP has had further success off Senegal, with its Yakaar-2 appraisal well finding more gas.
UK firm Tullow Oil has lost a legal dispute with Kosmos Energy over the termination of a contract in Ghana.
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.
A partnership of BP and Kosmos Energy has won the rights to exploration areas off the coast of West Africa, according to a news report.
Kosmos Energy said today that the drilling of its Lamantin-1 exploration well of Mauritania has ended in failure.
BP is to inject almost 1 billion US dollars (£800 million) into a gas field off the coast of west Africa as the industry continues to battle low energy prices.
Norway's sovereign wealth fund has banned Cairn Energy and Kosmos Energy from its portfolio due to their business in the disputed territory of West Sahara.
Europa Oil & Gas said an independent assessment carried out on three prospects has estimated an un-risked net present value (NPV) of around $7billion. The company said the estimate was made on three prospects on the Frontier exploration licence in the Porcupine basin, offshore Ireland. It was also found on a risked NPV basis, there was a 100% working interest of $1.1billion.