Italian oil and gas major, Eni, has made an oil discovery at the Aprokuma-1X well at the Cape Three Points offshore Republic of Ghana, energynewsafrica.com can report.
The discovery was made at the Aprokuma-1X well located at the block 4.
It is not clear what the volume of the discovery is but further studies are being conducted to determine whether it merits appraisal or not
“They made a discovery in the Cape Three Points block 4 but are doing further studies to determine whether it merits appraisal or not,” a source told energynewsafrica.com.
Eni is an operator with 44.44 per cent of the permit for OCTP, which is governed by a concession agreement.
The block, which has reserves of about 40 billion m3 of non-associated gas and 500 million barrels of oil, is located about 60 kilometres off the coast of western Ghana.