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OPEC Welcomes Equa G

Equatorial Guinea is the latest African nation to join the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC). News of the country’s acceptance into the producing group was announced at the OPEC meeting in Vienna. Equatorial Guinea applied for OPEC membership in January and Gabriel Mbaga Obiang Lima, Minister of Mines and Hydrocarbons of Equatorial Guinea, with […]

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PIB Passes Through Senate

The long awaited for Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) has been passed by the Nigerian Senate. The PIB is hoped to bring about promises of broad reforms in Nigeria’s oil and gas industry.   The report on the bill, produced by the Senate joint committee on gas, petroleum (downstream) and petroleum (upstream), was presented by Donald […]

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FAN South-1 Well Spuds Offshore Senegal

The FAN South-1 exploration well offshore Senegal was spud to test the South Fan prospect. The FAN South-1 is the first well drilled into the deepwater basin offshore Senegal since the initial FAN-1 discovery well in 2014.   The well is being drilled into the South Fan prospect that FAR Ltd., one of the partners […]

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