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Aminex Petroleum Wins Extension on Mtwara License
Tuesday, April 28, 2020The next phase will further de-risk the 763 billion cubic feet of 2C resources at the Ntorya field.

Aminex Secures Rig to Drill Ntorya-2 Well in Tanzania's Ruvuma Basin
Monday, September 26, 2016Aminex inks deal for rig to drill the onshore Ntorya-2 appraisal well in Tanzania's Ruvuma Basin in the last quarter of 2016.

Kiliwani North-1 Well Flows at 5,000 Boepd
Monday, July 04, 2016Gas production from the Kiliwani North-1 well in Tanzania reaches 30 million cubic feet per day (approximately 5,000 barrels of oil equivalent per day) over the weekend.

Aminex: First Gas Production from Kiliwani North Field in Tanzania
Wednesday, April 06, 2016First gas production is achieved from the Kiliwani North gas field in Tanzania.

Solo Concludes Kiliwani North Acquisition
Monday, April 04, 2016Solo Oil concludes a deal with Aminex plc to acquire a further 3.825% interest in Tanzania's Kiliwani North Development License for a total cash consideration of $2.16 million.

Aminex, Solo Target Kiliwani North-1 Production in April
Tuesday, March 15, 2016The Kiliwani North-1 well in Tanzania is scheduled to commence production in early April, following the completion of integrity tests at the site.

Aminex to Divest Partial Stake in Tanzanian Asset
Thursday, February 11, 2016Aminex plc has reaches an agreement with Solo Oil plc for the divestment of a 3.825% interest in the Kiliwani North Development License in Tanzania.

Kiliwani North Production to Start in Mid-Feb
Monday, February 01, 2016Aminex and Solo Oil report that they have been given the go-ahead to start production at the Kiliwani North-1 well in Tanzania.

Tanzania's Kiliwani North Project JV Signs Deal to Supply Gas to TPDC
Thursday, January 14, 2016Aminex and its partners in Tanzania's Kiliwani North gas field project signs agreement to supply gas to Tanzania Petroleum Development Corp.

TPDC to Acquire 5% Stake in Kilwani North Development License in Tanzania
Tuesday, October 06, 2015Tanzania Petroleum Development Corp. plans to acquire a five percent stake in the Kilwani North Development License in Tanzania.

Solo Oil Ranks Tanzania Assets Highest
Tuesday, September 29, 2015Solo Oil announces that its assets in Tanzania represent the most significant investments for the company and reveals that their further development "is being actively pursued".

Aminex Expects Kiliwani North Development to Flow Gas Late in 1H 2015
Wednesday, April 01, 2015Aminex expects to commence gas production from the Kiliwani North Development in Tanzania towards the end of first half 2015.

Aminex Gets Approval to Pare Stake in Tanzania's Kiliwani North License
Thursday, February 26, 2015The Tanzanian government approves Aminex's sale of up to a 13 percent interest in Kiliwani North Development License in Tanzania to Solo Oil.

Aminex Moves Closer to 1st Gas Production from Kiliwani Field, Tanzania
Wednesday, February 18, 2015Aminex reports that pipeline construction is now complete ahead of sales of gas from its Kiliwani field, onshore Tanzania.

Solo Oil Purchase of Tanzanian License Can Go Ahead
Wednesday, December 17, 2014Tanzanian Ministry of Energy and Minerals confirms that Aminex can sell a 13-percent interest in the Kiliwani North Development Licence to Solo Oil.

Aminex Raises Tanzania's Ruvuma PSC Gas Resource Estimate to 2.3 Tcf
Friday, September 12, 2014Aminex reports that newly acquired seismic data has increased the resource estimate of the Ruvuma production sharing contract in south-eastern Tanzania to 2.3 trillion cubic feet.

Aminex Completes 2D Seismic Acquisition over Ntorya-1 Discovery
Thursday, May 22, 2014Independent explorer Aminex completes the acquisition of 2D seismic data over a portion of the Ntorya-1 discovery, onshore Tanzania.

Aminex Appoints New Exploration Advisor
Monday, April 07, 2014Aminex appoints Bernard Andre - an expert on East African geophysics - as its new exploration advisor.

Ntorya-1 Discovery Appraisal License Approved
Monday, July 08, 2013Solo Oil reports that the application for an appraisal license for the Ntorya discovery in Tanzania has been approved.

Aminex Updates on Ruvuma Farm-Out Process
Monday, October 08, 2012Aminex engages FirstEnergy Capital LLP to manage a formal farm-out process for its interest in the Ruvuma Production Sharing Agreement (PSA).

Aminex's Ntorya Tests Gas at 20 MMcf/d
Thursday, June 28, 2012Aminex PLC announces results of testing the gas discovery made in the Ntorya-1 well in the Ruvuma Basin onshore in southern Tanzania.

Aminex Divests Remaining US Assets
Wednesday, May 30, 2012Aminex launches a marketing program to sell its remaining assets in the United States.

Aminex Kicks Off Seismic Survey at Nyuni Area
Wednesday, May 30, 2012Aminex PLC announced commencement of a 208 miles 2D seismic survey in the Nyuni Area License, offshore Tanzania.

Solo Oil Completes Drilling at Ntorya-1 in Tanzania
Monday, April 30, 2012Solo Oil says it has completed drilling on the well in the Ruvuma Basin and is now planning to test its gas discovery there.

Aminex Reaches TD at Tanzania Well
Wednesday, April 11, 2012After running a 7-inch liner to 9,022 feet, the Ntorya-1 well was deepened to a final total depth of 10,335 feet and wireline logging was carried out

Aminex Resumes Drilling Ops at Tanzania Well
Monday, April 02, 2012Aminex announced it has resumed drilling at the Ntorya-1 exploration well in the Ruvuma Basin onshore Tanzania.

Aminex Sells Texas Field
Thursday, March 01, 2012Aminex PLC announced the sale of the Somerset Field in Texas.

Aminex Encounters Strong Gas Shows with Tanzanian Well
Wednesday, February 15, 2012The Ntorya-1 well has encountered gas in good-quality sand at 8.725 feet.

Tullow Opts Out of Deepening Tanzania Well
Friday, February 10, 2012Tullow Tanzania B.V. has elected not to participate in the well deepening activities which will be undertaken by Ndovu Resources Limited (Aminex) and Solo Oil.

Ntorya-1 Well in Tanzania Encounters Only Minor Gas Shows
Tuesday, February 07, 2012Aminex and Solo Oil are waiting on drill results before working out whether to proceed with drilling.

Ndovu Drills Ahead at Tanzania Ruvuma Basin
Friday, January 27, 2012The well is now drilling ahead towards the target interval of approximately 5,906 to 6,233 feet depth.

Aminex Drills Ahead at Tanzania Well
Tuesday, January 10, 2012Aminex announced an update on drilling of the Ntorya-1 exploration well in the Ruvuma Basin onshore in Tanzania.

Preparations Underway at Aminex's Rovuma Well
Monday, December 05, 2011Aminex announced important progress on preparations to drill the Ntorya-1 exploration well in the Ruvuma Production Sharing Agreement Area in southern Tanzania.

Aminex to Spud Tanzania Well in Mid-Dec
Monday, November 21, 2011Solo Oil announced the rig to drill the Nyorya-1 well is expected on site by early December and will spud the well in mid December.

Aminex Suspends Well Offshore Tanzania
Thursday, October 06, 2011Aminex has suspended further work on the Nyuni-2 exploration well in offshore Tanzania due to extreme drilling conditions.

Aminex Names CEO
Tuesday, September 20, 2011Aminex announced the appointment of Mr. Stuard Detmer to the Board of the Company and to the post of Chief Executive Officer with immediate effect.

Aminex to Withdraw from Tanzania PSA
Tuesday, September 13, 2011Aminex has agreed with Key that it will withdraw from the PSA in Tanzania, transferring its 50% interest to Key which will then hold 100%.

Aminex Drills Ahead Offshore Tanzania
Friday, August 26, 2011Aminex reported progress on the Nyuni-2 exploration well, currently being drilled from Nyuni Island off the coast of Tanzania in the Indian Ocean.

Aminex Spuds Well Offshore Tanzania
Friday, June 17, 2011Aminex announced the spudding of the Nyuni-2 well, offshore Tanzania.

Aminex Updates Ops at Ruvuma Basin
Tuesday, June 07, 2011Aminex announced plans for drilling a further exploration well in the Ruvuma Basin Production Sharing Agreement area of Tanzania.

Aminex Flows 8.1 MMcf/d at Alta Loma
Friday, June 03, 2011Aminex provided a further update on progress at the Sunny Ernst-2 well ('SE-2') on its Alta Loma property, Galveston County, Texas.

Aminex Receives Extension for Nyuni PSA
Thursday, April 14, 2011Aminex has received a formal extension of 6 months to the Nyuni East Songo-Songo Productions Sharing Agreement (Nyuni PSA) from the Tanzanian Ministry of Energy and Minerals.

Aminex Inks Development License for Kiliwani North Gas Field
Tuesday, April 12, 2011Aminex announced that The Minister for Energy & Minerals of Tanzania has signed a Development License for the Kiliwani North Gas Field in Tanzania.

Aminex Rents Rig Offshore Tanzania
Wednesday, March 16, 2011Aminex has signed a rental contract for use of the Caroil-6 drill rig at Nyuni Island, offshore Tanzania.

Aminex Gets Govt Nod for Tanzanian Farm-In
Thursday, February 24, 2011Aminex has now received formal approval from the Tanzanian Ministry of Energy and Minerals to acquire an additional 15% working interest from Key Petroleum offshore Tanzania.

Aminex Estimates 278 Bcfe Offshore Tanzania, Updates US Reserves
Thursday, February 17, 2011Aminex provided an update regarding its reserves in the USA and volumetric calculations in connection with its Nyuni project, offshore Tanzania.

Aminex Encouraged by Shoats Creek Test Results
Tuesday, October 19, 2010Aminex announced the test results of its Olympia Minerals 10-1 well ("OM10-1") at Shoats Creek, Louisiana.

Aminex Updates Frac-Treatment Program at Shoats Creek
Monday, October 04, 2010Aminex provided an update on the frac-treatment being performed by El Paso E&P at its Shoats Creek exploration program.

Aminex Reaches TD at Shoats Creek Well
Thursday, August 19, 2010Aminex announced that the Olympia Minerals-10-1 well ("OM-10-1") in Louisiana has been drilled to a total measured depth of 12,410 feet.

Aminex, El Paso Jointly Explore Wilcox Formation
Friday, July 16, 2010Aminex has entered into an Area of Mutual Interest Agreement and a JOA with El Paso E&P covering 960 acres, to explore the potential of the deep Wilcox formation.