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Where, or what, are the most exciting opportunities to be found today in Africa?

By Charles Gurdon, Managing Director, Menas Associates Africa currently, undoubtedly, provides the world’s most exciting oil sector investment opportunities but,…

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AfricaOil Q3 operations update – Puntland, Somalia

Dharoor Valley and Nugaal Valley Blocks The Company continues to evaluate the encouraging results of the two wells drilled in…

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Indigenous companies to account for over 30% of oil and gas production in Nigeria within 5 years

Atlantic Energy Co-CEO, Scott Aitken made a presentation at the African Oil Week, one of the largest oil and gas…

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Tullow hits dry well Ethiopia’s Tultule-1

Tullow Oil plc (Tullow) announces that the Tultule-1 wildcat well in the South Omo block onshore Ethiopia, has reached a total…

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Africa Oil Q3 2013 Operations update – KENYA

The Company and its operating partners in the Kenyan blocks are actively exploring for oil as described below. Block 10BB…

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Tullow Oil to conduct well testing in Ethiopia

Story by KALEYESUS BEKELE – The British Oil company that is prospecting for oil in South Omo basin in South Ethiopia,…

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Oil search gets boost with new drilling in Northern Kenya

By Business Daily – Canadian oil and gas explorer Africa Oil Corp awarded Weatherford International Ltd a contract for a…

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Oil opportunities in Africa

Oil opportunities in Africa By KPMG Africa Africa is presently enjoying an upward growth curve, and part of the reason for…

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Oryx Petroleum not fruitful in Congo Brazzaville

The Jasper Explorer Drillship spudded the H-1 well targeting the Horse prospect (formerly Ma) in early September and reached a…

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Statoil makes another high-impact natural gas discovery offshore Tanzania

Statoil and co-venturer ExxonMobil has today announced its fifth discovery in Block 2 offshore Tanzania. The discovery of an additional…