Tullow buys 90 percent stakes in four onshore blocks in Ivory CoastStaff Writer | October 13, 2017
Tullow Oil said it had bought 90 percent stakes in four onshore blocks in Ivory Coast while state oil company Petroci holds the remaining 10 percent.
Oil exploration The four blocks cover 5,035 square km
Tullow, which currently holds a non-operated position in the Espoir offshore field in Ivory Coast, said it intends to initiate work immediately on the four new licences to allow surveying to start in early 2018. ■