News In Brief: Simba To Spud Block 2A In 2013


News: Canadian oil and gas company Simba Energy will spud its first well on Block 2A in north-east Kenya in 2013, according to managing director Hassan Hassan. The company recently completed a passive seismic survey of the block, which is believed to contain oil deposits of about 1bn barrels. Simba must complete one more 2D seismic survey before it can target a drill spot and procure a rig for drilling.

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Sector: Oil & Gas
Geography: Kenya