SIERRA LEONE: Innoson Oil and Gas Farming-out Exploration License SL2020A

Innoson Oil and Gas (IOG) of Nigeria, the sole licensee of exploration license SL2020A, offshore Sierra Leone, have engaged Tudor Hall Energy (THE) of the United Kingdom to assist with an acreage farm-out campaign. Together … Read More

SIERRA LEONE: Wildcat Petroleum Completes Desktop Study of the Petroleum Potential of Deep-water Blocks

Wildcat Petroleum announces that further to the announcement made on 9 May 2022, it has completed a desktop study of the petroleum potential of deep-water blocks offshore Sierra Leone. This … Read More

Nigeria signs MoU with Morocco & West African countries for $25 billion gas pipeline

A Memorandum of Understanding was signed tlast week between the Economic Community of West African States “ECOWAS”, represented by Mr. Sediko Douka, Commissioner of Infrastructure, Energy and Digitalization, the Federal … Read More

SIERRA LEONE: Wildcat Petroleum Obtains Reconnaissance Permit Agreement for 20 offshore blocks

Wildcat Petroleum has announced that after a process of engagement with the Petroleum Directorate of Sierra Leone (PDSL) it has entered into a Reconnaissance Permit Agreement (Permit) over 20 offshore … Read More

ZIMBABWE: Cluff Energy Acquires 25% Interest in Cabora Bassa Project

Invictus Energy has announced that it has executed a farm-in option agreement with Cluff Energy Africa Limited (CEA) for a 2 well exploration drilling campaign in the Cabora Bassa Project. … Read More

NIGER: 3rd ECOWAS Mining & Petroleum Forum Set for Niamey in December

The Republic of Niger, Niamey, is the ECOWAS member state hosting the 3rd ECOWAS Mining & Petroleum Forum (ECOMOF 2021), is now taking place on 1 – 3 December 2021, at the Radisson … Read More

Unleashing the potential of open EITI data

Source: Author: Christoffer Claussen On 31 December 2017, an important provision of the 2016 EITI Standard comes into force. It requires implementing countries to make their EITI data available in open … Read More