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UGANDA: Exploration Area 2 Nzizi-1 Exploration/Appraisal Well

Source: www.gulfoilandgas.com 11/7/2006, Location: Africa

Hardman Resources, today issued the following drilling update on the Nzizi Exploration/Appraisal well in Uganda in which Tullow is a 50% partner. The Nzizi-1 well was spudded in Exploration Area 2, using the Eagle Drill-1 rig.

The well has been drilled to a depth of 358 metres in the 9 7/8 inch section and casing has been run. As at midnight 5 November, the operation was preparing to set the blow out preventer (BOP), following which the well will be drilled ahead to total depth of 1,030 metres.

Nzizi-1 will test a structure up-dip of the recent Mputa discovery. The well is designed to evaluate the equivalent oil bearing reservoirs intersected in the Mputa structure. Nzizi-1 is situated approximately 5.5 kilometres to the southwest of Mputa-2 appraisal well.

Equities in Block 2 are: Exploration Area 2
Hardman Petroleum Africa Pty Ltd (Operator) 50.0%
Tullow Oil plc 50.0%

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