The 6th Annual Upstream West Africa Summit 2020 will welcome the VIP delegation from the Liberia Petroleum Regulatory Authority (LPRA) and the National Oil Company of Liberia (NOCAL) to present the upcoming Offshore Harper Basin License Round in Banjul, The Gambia 17th – 18th June 2020.

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Seadrill’s West Saturn drilled the Mesurado well offshore Liberia in 2016 for ExxonMobil

The Upstream West Africa Summit will provide the platform for attendees to hear directly from LPRA’s Director General, Archie Donmo, on the Harper Basin offshore blocks on offer and will be available to ask questions in an interactive roundtable session on the Upstream West Africa Summit agenda.

Within the Harper Basin Licence Round, Nine blocks will be on offer in the Harper Basin, one of the last unexplored and undrilled regions offshore West Africa. TGS holds a range of multi-client data across this acreage to support the licensing round, including 5,272 kilometers of 2D and 6,276 square kilometers of 3D seismic, gravity and magnetic data.

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“This is a watershed moment for the country and the Authority (LPRA) is excited to reach an agreement with all parties including TGS and NOCAL in promoting Liberia’s offshore acreage and attracting the needed investment in Liberia towards support for the Pro-Poor Agenda for Prosperity and Development (PAPD) under the aegis and leadership of President Dr. George Manneh Weah”, commented Archie N. Donmo, Director General at LPRA.

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Liberia’s President George Weah

Daniel Maggs, Co-Founder & CEO, VMG says “The Upstream West Africa Summit, now in it’s 6th year is fast becoming the leading E&P event for West Africa’s leading Ministries & National Oil Companies to present their acreage and upcoming licensing round opportunities. We offer a platform that exists no-where else on the African continent, combining the right people & unique event format which transcends the traditional exhibition and trade show environment, in a 5 star environment”

If you would like more information regarding the Harper Basin license round please get in touch at liberia@upstreamwestafrica.com