Policy & Regulation

Orca hits back at Tanzanian parliament claims

Orca Exploration Group, the operator of Tanzania’s Songo Songo gas field, has disputed claims made in a new report on the upstream gas sector by the country’s parliament.
By Staff reporter 8 June 2018 0 31223

Toronto-listed Orca Exploration Group, the operator of Tanzania’s Songo Songo gas field, has disputed claims made in a new report on the upstream gas sector by the country’s parliament.

According to Orca, the report contains “a number of findings and allegations […] which appear inaccurate or inconsistent with the actual facts as understood by Orca and PAET [Orca’s local subsidiary]”.

This is despite the fact that the companies made “extensive submissions” to the committee that made the report, Orca said.

The report...