Sound Energy acquires further interest in Sidi Moktar licencesJan 27, 2016
Sound Energy has reached heads of agreement with PetroMaroc Corporation Plc in respect of Sound Energy's acquisition of PetroMaroc's 50% operated interest in three onshore
Ophir signs a non-binding heads of terms agreement with SchlumbergerJan 26, 2016
Ophir Energy has signed a non-binding Heads of Terms Agreement with Schlumberger whereby Schlumberger will, subject to due diligence, definitive documentation and
AziNam completes 3D seismic survey offshore NamibiaJan 26, 2016
AziNam Ltd., the offshore Namibia focused exploration company, has completed a 3D seismic survey on PEL 34, the Guy Block, offshore Namibia.
MX Oil receives offer for Nigerian investmentJan 26, 2016
MX Oil previously had received expressions of interest to acquire all or part of its Nigerian investment or to invest into the underlying asset directly alongside the Company.
Global Petroleum makes directorate changeJan 25, 2016
Global Petroleum Limited says that Peter Dighton, one of the Company's two Australian resident Non-Executive Directors, has resigned from the Board due to the increasing demands of
CGG conducts multi-client airborne gravity and magnetic survey Offshore South AfricaJan 22, 2016
CGG will commence a multi-client airborne gravity and magnetic survey offshore South Africa. The Petroleum Agency of South Africa (PASA) has authorized the program which
Frontier Resources : Namibia exploration licence expiredJan 22, 2016
On 4 February 2014 the Board of Frontier declared that the Minister of Mines and Energy in Namibia had granted the Company a two year extension to its exploration licence
FAR Ltd. to commence drilling at SNE-3 wellJan 20, 2016
FAR Ltd. says that the second appraisal well to be drilled on the SNE oil field, 100km offshore Senegal, has been re-entered and will now be drilled to planned total depth.
Sound Energy acquires 25% interest in Sidi Moktar licencesJan 15, 2016
Sound Energy has entered into a binding agreement with Maghreb Petroleum Exploration S.A. for the purchase of MPE's 25% working interest in three onshore gas permits locate
WHL Energy intends to continue its participation on Seychelles blocksJan 15, 2016
Australian energy company WHL Energy Limited refers to the farm-out agreement between Ophir Seychelles (Areas 1, 2 and 3) Limited, PetroQuest International Incorporated and WHL
Azonto working on disposal of oil and gas activities in West AfricaJan 15, 2016
Azonto Petroleum has worked over the past few months to tidy up legacy issues relating to the disposal of the company's oil and gas activities in West Africa. Following the disposal,
Ophir Energy appoints regional directorsJan 14, 2016
Ophir Energy plc has appointed Dr John Bell to the position of Director - Asia and Dr Oliver Quinn to the position of Director - Africa and Global New Ventures.
Tullow Oil issues trading statementJan 14, 2016
Tullow Oil plc issues this statement to summarise recent operational activities and to provide trading guidance in respect of the financial year to 31 December 2015. T
Wentworth Resources updates Q4 2015 gross gas productionJan 14, 2016
Wentworth reports that Q4 2015 gross gas production into the pipeline and directly to a power plant in Mtwara averaged 46 MMscf/d, with production averaging 55 MMscf/d during the m
Aminex secures milestone gas sales agreementJan 14, 2016
Aminex has executed a fully-termed Gas Sales Agreement with the Tanzania Petroleum Development Corporation for its Kiliwani North gas field, which moves the Company into its
Hyperdynamics files legal proceedings over contract breaches by Tullow Oil and Dana PetroleumJan 13, 2016
Hyperdynamics Corporation has filed legal actions against its partners under the Joint Operating Agreement governing the oil and gas exploration rights offshore Guinea.
Africa Oil obtains Kenyan government approval of Maersk Oil farm inJan 12, 2016
Africa Oil Corp. has received approval from the Government of Kenya for the previously announced farmout with Maersk Olie og Gas A/S. Accordingly, completion of the farmout of
Bowleven completes flow-testing programme at Moambe and ZinganaJan 11, 2016
Bowleven has completed the extended flow testing programme at Moambe and Zingana. The results to date continue to support plans for an initial supply of around 5 to 6 mmscfd of gas for
Frontier Resources gets renewed exploration licence for Block 34, ZambiaJan 8, 2016
A four year exploration licence was granted on 25 March 2011 to Frontier over Block 34 located in the Kafue Trough in southwestern Zambia, which covers an area of approximately
Eland Oil & Gas makes changes to its Board of DirectorsJan 6, 2016
Eland Oil & Gas PLC has made several changes to its Board of Directors. With effect from 31 December 2015, Henry 'Harry' Wilson retired from his role as Chairman of the
Africa Hydrocarbons makes management changeJan 6, 2016
Africa Hydrocarbons Inc. has appointed Ms. Kari Wilkie as contract Chief Financial Officer 'CFO', effective Jan 01, 2016.
Gulfsands Petroleum gets two-year extension for the Chorbane permitJan 5, 2016
Gulfsands Petroleum says that following the favourable opinion of the Comité Consultatif des Hydrocarbures made in August 2015 to extend the duration of validity of the first
Cairn Energy completes test of SNE-2 appraisal well, offshore SenegalJan 5, 2016
Cairn Energy has completed testing of the SNE-2 appraisal well offshore Senegal with positive results. Operations have been safely and successfully completed following drilling, coring, logging and drill-stem testing (DST). The well is now being plugged and abandoned. Following this first successful appraisal well, resource estimates for the SNE field will be fully revised and announced after the
Genel Energy to plug and abandon Aigle-1X exploration wellJan 1, 2016
Genel Energy says that the Aigle-1X exploration well on the CI-508 licence offshore Côte d'Ivoire (Genel 24% working interest) is in the process of being plugged and abandoned