Courtesy Equinor
Company News

Chappal Energies to buy Equinor's Nigerian business

Nov. 29, 2023
Equinor sells its Nigerian business, including its share in the Agbami oil field, to Nigerian-owned Chappal Energies.


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Courtesy VAALCO's "Q3 2023 Supplemental Information" Presentation
Courtesy BW Energy's "Second quarter 2023 Presentation"
MaBoMo and Borr Norve on site in Gabon
Courtesy Perenco
Seismic Acquisition Campaign

Perenco, Congorep acquire 3D seismic offshore Congo

Nov. 2, 2023
Perenco Congo and Congorep, the joint venture between Perenco and Republic of Congo’s state-owned Société Nationale des Pétroles du Congo, have completed an offshore 3D seismic...
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Morocco Map

Morocco sanctions EIA for offshore Anchois gas project

Oct. 31, 2023
Morocco’s Ministry of Energy Transition and Sustainable Development has approved Chariot’s environmental impact assessment (EIA) for its Anchois gas development.
Photo 170213834 © Hyotographics |
Namibia Map

Pancontinental applies for offshore Namibia license extension

Oct. 27, 2023
Pancontinental Energy, as operator of the PEL 87 offshore Namibia, has applied to the country’s Ministry of Mines and Energy to formally approve entry of the permit entering into...
Courtesy BW Energy
The Dussafu license is situated within the Ruche Exclusive Exploitation Area (Ruche EEA), which covers 850 sq km and includes six discovered oil fields and numerous leads and prospects.
Drilling & Completion

BW Energy spuds Hibiscus South well offshore Gabon

Oct. 26, 2023
BW Energy says drilling has started on the Hibiscus South exploration prospect (DHBSM-1) in the Dussafu Marin license offshore Gabon.
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The Zafiro oil field is located offshore Equatorial Guinea.

GEPetrol sees life ahead for offshore Zafiro oil field

Oct. 21, 2023
GEPetrol, Equatorial Guinea’s state-owned oil and gas company, will assume full ownership of the producing offshore Zafiro Field in 2025.