AIM-listed Lekoil, the oil and gas company with a focus on Nigeria and West Africa, has announced that, further to the announcement of 26 June 2013, drilling of the Ogo-1 sidetrack well is still ongoing with completion now expected during September. Well testing, as appropriate, will occur thereafter.

In its June 26 announcement, Lekoil announced that the high impact Ogo-1 well located on the OPL 310 licence offshore Nigeria had discovered a significant light oil accumulation, based on the results of drilling and wireline logs. The Ogo-1 well is being drilled by Afren, as technical partner, under a farmout to Lekoil of OPL310, offshore Nigeria, as announced on 14 May 2013.


Information from a Lekoil press statement was used in this report.