Gulfoilandgas.com Africa Newshttp://www.gulfoilandgas.com/Gulfoilandgas.com Africa NewsCopyright 2017. All rights reserved.en-us60http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/frame/GulfOil.gifgulfoilandgas.comhttp://www.gulfoilandgas.com/Sat, 25 Feb 2017 07:44:51 GMTCairn Energy Reaches TD at SNE-5 Appraisal WellThu, 23 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMTDrilling of the SNE-5 well, the fifth to appraise the SNE oil field offshore Senegal has reached a Total Depth of 2,852m below the mud line. A wireline logging and sampling program has been completed ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=57525&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_afIraq to Supply Egypt with 1 million barrels monthlyThu, 23 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMTThe Iraqi Oil Marketing Company SOMO has signed a contract for oil exports with the Egyptian government. The company forwarded the contract to the Petroleum Ministry for final approval. ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=57522&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_afPanoro Enters into Definitive Sale & Purchase Agreement on DussafuWed, 22 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMTPanoro Energy ASA (Panoro) is pleased to announce that on 21 February 2017 its fully-owned subsidiary, Pan-Petroleum Gabon B.V. (PPGBV), has entered into a definitive Sale and Purchase Agreement (the ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=57478&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_afFugro Awarded Seabed Survey Contract Offshore KenyaTue, 21 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMTFugro has been awarded a contract by Shell/BG Kenya for the execution of a seabed survey to detect natural leakages of hydrocarbons. The seeps survey complements a seismic exploration programme that w...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=57453&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_afRosneft Signs Libya Oil Deal as More Investors Return to CountryTue, 21 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMTRosneft PJSC signed investment and crude-purchasing agreements with Libya’s National Oil Corp. as more international companies return to the North African country to gain access to Africa’s largest re...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=57448&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_afEland Oil & Gas Provides Update on Nigeria OperationsTue, 21 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMTEland Oil & Gas PLC, an oil & gas development and exploration company operating in West Africa with an initial focus on Nigeria, is pleased to announce that since the last announcement made by the Com...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=57438&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_afLEKOIL Starts Continuous Production at OtakikpoMon, 20 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMTLEKOIL, the oil and gas exploration, development and production company with a focus on Africa, is pleased to announce that further to the announcement on 8 December 2016, the six kilometre offshore p...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=57429&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_afSound Provides Update on Proposed AcquisitionMon, 20 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMTSound Energy, the African and European focused upstream gas company, is pleased to announce, further to the Company's announcement of 19 January 2017, that it has entered into binding agreements with ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=57425&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_afSound Energy Commences Drilling of TE-8 WellMon, 20 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMTSound Energy, the African and European focused upstream gas company, is pleased to confirm the commencement of drilling at the third Tendrara well, onshore Morocco. ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=57423&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_afSolo Oil Announces Placing to Raise £2 MillionThu, 16 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMTThe Directors of Solo Oil plc has raised £2,000,000 (before expenses) through a Company sponsored placing (the "Placing") of 400,000,000 new ordinary shares of 0.01p (the "Placing Shares") at a price ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=57372&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_afChariot Awarded Kenitra Offshore Exploration PermitThu, 16 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMTChariot Oil & Gas Limited, the Atlantic margins focused oil and gas exploration company, is pleased to announce that its wholly owned subsidiary, Chariot Oil & Gas Investments (Morocco) Limited, has b...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=57366&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_afThe7thAnnual Zambia International Mining and Energy Conference & Exhibition (ZIMEC)Thu, 16 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMTThe7thAnnual Zambia International Mining and Energy Conference & Exhibition (ZIMEC) supported and endorsed by the Government andthe Chamber of Mines, Zambia,will take place once again in Lusaka, from ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=57365&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_afMX Oil Intends to Undertake a Placing to Raise £5,000,000Wed, 15 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMTMX Oil, the AIM quoted oil and gas investing company, announces its intention to undertake a placing to raise approximately £5,000,000 (before expenses) through the issue of new ordinary shares in the...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=57374&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_afNOC Libya to Showcase Investment Opportunities at NAPEC2017Wed, 15 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMTLibya's National Oil Corporation (Libya NOC) is working on restoring its oil and gas production capacity to the same level prior to the Arab Spring, and plans to discuss partnerships with oil service ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=57369&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_afMoulay Bouchta Extension ConfirmedWed, 15 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMTGulfsands Petroleum plc, the oil and gas company with activities in Syria, Tunisia, Colombia and Morocco, announces that its subsidiary, Gulfsands Petroleum Morocco Limited ("GPML"), has been awarded ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=57334&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_afNigeria Declares Pollution in Southern City an EmergencyTue, 14 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMTNigeria declared an air pollution emergency in a major southern city and closed an asphalt plant there after residents complained about the fumes from its furnaces, in a country plagued by corruption ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=57462&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_afNigeria to Offer Work for Illegal Refiners in Quest for PeaceTue, 14 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMTNigeria needs to offer work to people who make a living from illegally refining oil in the Niger Delta in order to achieve peace there, the African oil-producing nation's Vice President Yemi Osinbajo ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=57461&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_afBOURBON Wins First Pipelay EPCI Contract for Hylia ProjectTue, 14 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMTBOURBON announces its first pipelay contract awarded by Total Gabon for the engineering, procurement, construction and installation of 25 km of 6” rigid pipeline as part of the Hylia Water Injection P...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=57368&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_afItaly's Eni to Start Production in Egypt by End of 2017Tue, 14 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMTItalian oil and gas company Eni said on Tuesday that Zohr oil field, which the company discovered in 2015, will enter production before end of year, Eni's chief executive said at an oil conference in ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=57333&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_afEgypt Nearing Deal with Iraq in Search for Crude Oil ImportsTue, 14 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMTEgypt is nearing a deal to import crude oil from Iraq and is looking to other countries to help secure supply, Egyptian General Petroleum Corporation's chief Tarek al-Hadidi said. ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=57332&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_af