August 2021 Africa Activity Update

The latest news about the recent African Activity from August 2021


Exploration Drilling

Wells Non Discoveries = 12

  • 1820 8-1 (6-1) completed by ReconAfrica in PEL 73 on 14/07/2021 in Namibia 
  • Obunu-1X completed by Total in CI-705 on 17/08/2021 in Côte d'Ivoire
  • Golfinho-2 completed by Total in 20 on 25/06/2021 in Angola 
  • SERQ Watania-21-3 completed by ENPEDCO IN SERQ on 20/07/2021 in Egypt
  • Tai-1 completed by Helium One in Rukwa on 16/07/2021 in Tanzania 
  • HA-1X completed by SDX in South Disouq on 17/08/2021 in Egypt
  • NM Tamr-1 completed by Shell in North Matruh on 31/07/2021 in Egypt 
  • SERQ Watania-28 completed by ENPEDCO in SERQ on 28/07/2021 in Egypt
  • NET-1X completed by GPC in Sennan Dev on 25/07/2021 in Egypt
  • Tai-2 completed by Helium One on 26/08/2021 in Tanzania

Wells Operation = 12

  • NNPC is drilling Kolmani River-3 in OPL 806 in Nigeria 
  • YNG is drilling Araifa-1 in Araifa in Tunisia
  • Eni is drlling Baleine-1X in CI-101 in Côte d'Ivoire
  • BW Energy is drilling DHBNM-1 in Dussafu in Gabon
  • Nigerian Agip Oil Co Ltd (NAOC) is drilling Obiafu-42 in OML 61 in Niergia
  • Kuwait is drilling ASX-1X in Abu Sennan in Egypt
  • Dapetco is drilling SWA 7-2X in South West Alamein in Egypt
  • ENPEDCO is drilling SERQ Watania-29 in South East Ras Qattara in Egypt
  • Khalda is drilling PTAH S-1X in Ptah Dev Lease in Egypt
  • Khalda is drilling Barakat Deep-3X in Khalda Offset Ext III in Egypt
  • Khalda is drilling SHAI-1X in Umbaraka DL in Egypt

Wells Discoveries = 5

  • BLSE discovery by Petrobel in Belayim Land Development Lease, Egypt
  • SWA 3-1X discovery by Dapetco in South West Alamein, Egypt
  • KNW-1 discovery by MOGEnergy in Kamose DV, Egypt
  • Arcadia-E-1X discovery by Agiba in Meleiha Deep Dev Lease, Egypt
  • WKAL Tayim North-2X discovered by Apache in West Kalabsha Ext. II, Egypt

Exploration Transactions

Blicks Updates = 6
  • Total, Equinor, Sonangol, BP, Petronas Award to 29 taking 100.00% from ANPG
  • Afro Energy Award to ER 271 taking 100.00% from PASA

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