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26 October 2014, Nairobi — Tullow Oil has announced the results of a series of recent exploration and appraisal activities conducted in Blocks 10BB and 13T onshore Kenya. The company said the Kodos-1 exploration wildcat in Block 10BB is the first well drilled in the Kerio Basin, northeast of the successful...

26 October 2014, Maputo — The Mozambican government, through the National Petroleum Institute (INP), has launched its fifth tender for hydrocarbon prospection blocks. The tender was launched simultaneously in Maputo and in London. The Minister of Mineral Resources, Esperanca Bias, officiated at the London ceremony. Mozambican and foreign companies interested in exploring...

25 October 2014, Calabar — Flag Officer Commanding Eastern Naval Command, Rear Admiral Charles Obiora-Medani, has said that they are wining the fight...

25 October 2014, Yenagoa – The Joint Task Force (JTF) in the Niger Delta on Friday said it was collaborating with Southern Ijaw Local Government...

25 October 2014, Abuja – The kidnap of a septuagenarian, Madam Osiya Agamah, in Port Harcourt, the Rivers State capital, has sparked a controversy...

24 October 2014, Calabar –   The Cross River State Government has sealed the premises of the Pipeline Products and Marketing Company (PPMC) for...

24 October 2014, Lagos –  The effort by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to prop up the naira months before the 2015 elections is being threatened...

24 October 2014 - Africa-focused independent oil firm Ophir Energy reported Friday that it has expanded its footprint offshore Gabon by signing exploration...

24 October 2014 - Junior explorer Impact Oil and Gas reported Friday that it has been awarded a new exploration license covering the AGC Profond block,...

24 October 2014 - Brent reversed sharp overnight gains and fell towards $86 a barrel on Friday as investors’ risk appetite took a hit from news that...