Source: Ministry of Mines and Hydrocarbons, Equatorial Guinea |

Equatorial Guinea: Ophir Energy denied Fortuna block license extension

Ophir is no longer operator of the block which has now returned to the State

Block R has been returned to the State; The Ministry of Mines and Hydrocarbons welcomes further investment in hydrocarbon sector opportunities, recognizes Ophir’s commitment in Equatorial Guinea. Equatorial Guinea’s Ministry of Mines and Hydrocarbons has confirmed that no further extension has been granted to Ophir’s Block R production sharing contract.…