Azonto thinking of sale or merger. Gazzelle FID faces delay

Azonto Petroleum has said that its board is going through a review of “a range of strategic options for the ...

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Total sheds onshore block in Nigeria. Focus on Egina project

French oil company Total has sold its share in onshore Oil Mining Lease (OML) 29 in Nigeria to Aiteo Eastern ...

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ION Geo wraps up seismic survey offshore Namibia

ION Geophysical Corporation today announced completion of the seismic acquisition stage of the company’s ...

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Oceaneering scoops $100M job offshore Ghana

Oceaneering International, Inc. has, as part of a consortium with GE Oil & Gas, won a contract with ENI and its ...

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Sterling Energy names CEO

Sterling Energy Plc, an oil company with interests in exploration projects in Cameroon, Madagascar, Mauritania and ...

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Sunbird enters into gas sales agreement for Ibhubesi

Sunbird Energy Limited has announced that the Ibhubesi Gas Project (IGP) joint venture has entered a Gas Sales ...

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Scotland eyes East Africa O&G opportunities

With some of the largest offshore gas fields in the world, no local supply chain and an immediate and significant ...

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Bowleven completes Etinde farm-out. Gets $165M

Bowleven, the Africa focused oil and gas exploration group, has announced the completion of the farm-out ...

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Gas discovery offshore Côte d’Ivoire

RAK Petroleum plc, the Oslo-listed oil and gas investment company, announced today that the Marlin North-1 well ...

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Fifteen blocks up for grabs offshore Angola

Angola will offer fifteen new offshore blocks in the licencing round scheduled for this year. Sonangol, a state oil ...

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FES’ Bend Stiffener Connectors for Total’s Egina

UK subsea engineering firm FES International, a provider of fluid transfer systems, has won a $2 million contract ...

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2D seismic survey starts over Chariot's block (Namibia)

Chariot Oil & Gas Limited has started a 2D seismic survey of approximately 1,700km in the Central Blocks 2312 ...

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DeepOcean mobilizes ‘Rem Forza’ in Ghana

DeepOcean Ghana Limited, a Ghanaian company with 51% Ghanaian owned share structure, today announced that it has ...

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Sterling joins Tullow in Mauritania

Sterling Energy Plc will buy a 40.5% interest in the Production Sharing Contract for Block C-3, located offshore in ...

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Eirik Raude leaves Africa for Falkland Islands

Eirik Raude semi-submersible drilling rig has begun its mobilization to the North Falkland Basin from West Africa. ...

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Soco slashes capex and production guidance

Soco International has said that its capital expenditure for 2014 should be around $90 million, down from $161 ...

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SeaBird gets LoI for seismic survey in W. Africa

SeaBird Exploration Plc has received a letter of intent for the Northern Explorer vessel for a 2D seismic survey in ...

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Mozambique extends deadline for 5th licensing round

The National Petroleum Institute (INP) of Mozambique has extended the deadline for applying in the fifth licensing ...

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Polarcus nets West Africa shoot

UAE based company specializing in high-end towed streamer data acquisition, Polarcus Limited has signed a Letter of ...

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Offshore Liberia bid round completed. Results expected soon

The National Oil Company of Liberia (NOCAL) has announced the closing of the Liberia Basin competitive bid round, ...

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Tullow to cut exploration budget for 2015

Tullow Oil, oil and gas exploration company focused on Africa, will significantly reduce spending on exploration ...

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