Africa Oil Receives One Year License Extension in Ethiopia’s Rift Basin Block

Rift Basin Block operator Africa Oil has announced that the Ethiopian Ministry of Mines, Petroleum and Natural Gas has awarded the Canadian company a one year extension to the block license which will … Read More

2D seismic acquisition to commence in Ethiopia’s Rift Basin Area Block

[twitter-follow screen_name=’oilnewskenya’] Africa Oil and its partners have announced that 2D seismic acquisition of a 400 to 800 kilometer land and lake survey earlier planned for Q4 2014 will begin … Read More

Africa Oil, Tullow encounters no oil in Ethiopia’s Gardim-1 exploration well

Africa Oil Corp. has announced that the Gardim-1 exploration well, drilled on the eastern flank of the Chew Bahir Basin in the South Omo licence, onshore Ethiopia, has reached a … Read More

Africa Oil Announces Farmouts in the Rift Basin Area and Adigala Blocks in Ethiopia

Africa Oil has announced that it has received Ethiopian government approval in respect of two farmout agreements with Marathon Oil and New age Ethiopia Limited. Under the terms of the … Read More