Regional News: West Africa
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Eni Finds 300M Barrels Offshore Angola
Wednesday, September 17, 2014 Italy's Eni discovers 300 million barrels of oil at the Ochigufu exploration prospect offshore Angola.
Ophir Finds Gas at Silenus East-1 Well in Equatorial Guinea's Block R
Tuesday, September 16, 2014 Ophir Energy finds gas at Silenus East-1 well in Equatorial Guinea's offshore Block R.
Oil Min: Congo Preparing Tender For Several Oil Blocks
Monday, September 15, 2014 Democratic Republic of Congo plans to issue a tender for oil blocks in its western coastal basin, its oil minister says, as it seeks to boost investment in the sector.
Eni Chief Under Investigation By Prosecutors Over Nigerian Oil Deal
Thursday, September 11, 2014 Eni chief Claudio Descalzi has been placed under investigation over alleged corruption relating to a big Nigerian oil deal.
Eni CEO Investigated by Prosecutors over Nigerian Oil Deal
Thursday, September 11, 2014 Eni CEO Claudio Descalzi is under investigation over alleged international corruption relating to a big Nigerian oil deal.
Maersk Tests Water For Angola Oil Sale-Jyllands Posten
Tuesday, September 09, 2014 Maersk Oil is testing the water for the sale of a significant part of its stake in the deepwater Chissonga project in Angola, Jyllands Posten reports.
Eland Appoints New CEO, CFO
Monday, September 08, 2014 West Africa-focused Eland Oil & Gas promotes CFO George Maxwell to CEO role.
Norway's Statoil Hit By Dry Wells Off Angola, US Gulf
Thursday, September 04, 2014 Statoil drills dry wells in two areas where it had high expectations: offshore Angola and the US Gulf of Mexico.
Lukoil Finds Oil And Gas At Offshore Ghana Block
Wednesday, September 03, 2014 Lukoil-Overseas says it found oil and gas at its Cape Three Points Deep Water block off the coast of Ghana.
Pirates Attack Products Tanker Off Ivory Coast
Wednesday, September 03, 2014 Armed pirates attack a petroleum products tanker off the Ivory Coast's port of Abidjan.
President: Delayed Ghana Gas Project To Start Production End-2014
Tuesday, September 02, 2014 Ghana's delayed project to supply gas from its offshore Jubilee oil field will start production by the end of the year, President John Mahama says.
Doctor Dies of Ebola In Nigeria's Oil Hub Port Harcourt
Thursday, August 28, 2014 A doctor in Nigeria's oil hub of Port Harcourt has died from Ebola after treating a contact of a Liberian-American man who was the first recorded case of the virus in Africa's most populous country.
Shell Sells Some Nigerian Onshore Oil Fields
Wednesday, August 27, 2014 Shell says it has reached deals on some of the four Nigerian oil fields it has offered for sale as the oil major pushes ahead with divesting global assets to cut costs.
Bumi Armada Inks $3B FPSO Contract with Eni for Angola's East Hub Field
Thursday, August 21, 2014 Bumi Armada inks a $3 billion contract with Eni Angola for the chartering, operation and maintenance of a floating production, storage and offloading vessel for the East Hub field in Block 15/06 offshore Angola.