MOBIL PUSHES E&D CAMPAIGN OFF NIGERIA
A unit of Mobil Corp. has drilled two discoveries off Nigeria with an expected reserve potential of about 450 million bbl. The strikes are 1 Yoho on Oil Prospecting License 94 and 1 Omon on Oil Mining Lease 70. The Yoho discovery cut 346 ft of net pay and flowed 8,400 b/d of 38 gravity oil. The Omon discovery, with 646 ft of net pay, flowed 7,500 b/d of 44 gravity oil. Mobil Producing Nigeria Unlimited drilled the wells in a 60-40 partnership with Nigerian National Petroleum Corp.