Uganda's Albert graben due first serious exploration test

There's a growing sense of anticipation in the heart of Africa as Canadian independent Heritage Oil & Gas Corp. and partner Energy Africa Ltd. prepare to drill their first exploration well in the Albert graben of western Uganda.The Albert graben has been a focus of interest for petroleum prospectors for nearly a century, but previous licensees did not progress beyond geological and geophysical field studies, discouraged by the challenges of working in this area. It's only in the past few years that Heritage has overcome these challenges, thereby allowing a full exploration work program to proceed to the drilling of an exploration well.New basin exploration wells are rare these day...

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