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July 8, 2017Market Report: The Gambia to Begin Oil Exploration in 2018
The Gambia issued a permit to FAR Ltd. to drill Erin Energy’s offshore A2 and A5 blocks.
June 8, 2017AOP Animations – Frontier Exploration
Africa consistently contributes a larger share of new oil and gas discoveries than any other region in the world. But exploration investment is significantly lower in Africa. Why is Africa still so under-explored?
October 3, 2016Africa Exploration, One Play at a Time
Africa Oil & Power's Play by Play series takes a look at Africa's emerging upstream hotspots.
September 7, 2016AOP 2016: Exploration & Production Panel Intro
This curated panel assembled executives from international majors, foreign independents and homegrown E&P firms. Our upstream experts tackled a multitude of timely topics, from portfolio management to project execution to capital allocation to M&A trends. They also confronted one of the industry’s biggest dilemmas: How to invest in critical resource exploration with significantly less capital.
October 17, 2017Roads, Pipelines Vital to South Sudan
AOP talked to Prince Engr Arthur, Chairman of Oranto Petroleum, about key market trends in South Sudan, including new actors in the market, the country's exploration potential and the need for infrastructure to be developed.
October 16, 2017Ophir to Explore New Eq. Guinea Oil and Gas Acreage
Ophir enters its second oil and gas block in Equatorial Guinea.
The Buzz: This Week in Africa
Top Stories: Nigeria to Review Power Privatization; Uganda, Tanzania Cooperate on Oil Exploration
October 13, 2017Market Report: Tullow Acquires Stake in Ivory Coast Blocks
Tullow Oil has acquired a 90% stake in four onshore blocks in Ivory Coast.
October 11, 2017Inaugural South Sudan Oil & Power Conference Launches
The conference was opened by H.E. Vice President of the Republic of South Sudan James Wani Igga.
October 10, 2017Oranto Petroleum Signs PSAs with Uganda
Oranto Petroleum signs two Production Sharing Agreements for Uganda's Lake Albert.