Policy & Regulation

Law of the Sea case favours Ghana over Ivory Coast

The International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea has ruled in favour of Ghana on its maritime border dispute with Ivory Coast.
By Staff reporter 25 September 2017 0 27706

The International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea has ruled in favour of Ghana on its maritime border dispute with Ivory Coast.

The tribunal granted a border that will not affect Tullow Oil’s Tweneboa-Enyenra-Ntomme (TEN) oil and gas project.

Tullow has said it will restart drilling on the project and hopes to increase oil production from 50,000 barrels per day to 80,000 b/d.

TEN is one of Ghana’s biggest oil and gas projects; associated gas from the development will be used for power generation.

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