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2010-12-09 09:33:00

HOUSTON, Dec. 9, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- VAALCO Energy, Inc. (NYSE: EGY) today provided an update on its horizontal development well (ET-7H) in a known separate fault block in the Etame field and on its exploration well (ETOMG-1) on the Omangou prospect, both wells located offshore Gabon. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100316/NY71495LOGO) The Company has laid and connected production, service and gas lift lines between the sub-sea tree and the Company's floating...

2010-12-08 17:36:00

HOUSTON, Dec. 8, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- VAALCO Energy, Inc. (NYSE: EGY) today provided an update on its horizontal development well (ET-7H) in a known separate fault block in the Etame field and on its exploration well (ETOMG-1) on the Omangou prospect, both wells located offshore Gabon. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100316/NY71495LOGO ) The Company has laid and connected production, service and gas lift lines between the sub-sea tree and the Company's floating...

2010-11-08 16:05:00

HOUSTON, Nov. 8, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- VAALCO Energy, Inc. (NYSE: EGY) today reported net income attributable to VAALCO of $12.5 million or $0.22 per diluted share for the third quarter of 2010 compared to net income attributable to VAALCO of $4.2 million or $0.07 per diluted share for the comparable period in 2009. Third quarter 2010 revenues were $32.6 million compared to $29.3 million in the third quarter of 2009. Third quarter 2010 results reflect higher oil prices when...

2010-11-04 11:50:00

PARIS, November 4, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- - Sales (excluding Nigeria) for the First Nine Months of 2010 up 74% to EUR223.7 Million - Ramping up of Production in Gabon: 14,565 boepd in Entitlements for Q3 2010, With an Average of 11,415 boepd Over the First Nine Months of 2010 - Sales Agreements Finalised in Nigeria; SEPLAT Production for Q3 2010 Will be Taken into Account in Q4 2010: Lifting Scheduled for mid-November Business during the third quarter of 2010...

2010-10-06 05:00:00

HOUSTON, Oct. 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Hyperdynamics Corporation (NYSE Amex: HDY) announced today the addition of three key technical and operational staff members: Kenneth A. Nibbelink was named Chief Geologist, Donald E. Rice was appointed Senior Geophysicist, and Dennis Morton has joined the company as Operations Manager, based in Conakry, Republic of Guinea. "As we are beginning to receive data from the ongoing 3D seismic survey of our oil and gas concession in Guinea, there is a...

2010-10-05 15:00:00

HOUSTON, Oct. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- VAALCO Energy, Inc. (NYSE: EGY) today announced that the Company has successfully drilled and completed the Etame 7H development well (ET-7H) and has moved the contracted rig, the Sapphire Driller, onto location to drill the South Tchibala development well (ETBSM-2H) from the existing Avouma / South Tchibala platform. The ETBSM-2H well was spudded on October 4, 2010. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100316/NY71495LOGO ) (Logo:...

2010-09-15 23:59:00

PARIS, September 16, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- - Success With the OMOC-N-301 Well in Gabon: Flow Rate of 1,600 boepd - New Extension of the Onal Field in the Southeast Gabon: AEE ONAL (operator, 85%) Maurel & Prom is able to confirm the success of the OMOC-N-301 delineation well in the Southeast of the Onal field. Drilling has reached a depth of 1,041 m, encountering saturated hydrocarbon intervalles in the Gres de base formation, with 44 m perforated....

2010-08-27 13:26:00

PARIS, August 27, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- - Activity During the First Half of 2010 - Sales up by 68% to EUR131m - Production increase in Gabon - Gross average production for Q1 2010 of 10,164 bopd and 13,299 bopd for Q2 - Actual gross production of 16,750 bopd - Caroil's contribution to sales up to EUR51.0m - Strong increase in the net income of EUR51m versus EUR2m for H1 2009 due to : - Exploration write-off of EUR75m...

2010-08-16 14:00:00

HOUSTON, Aug. 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- VAALCO Energy, Inc. (NYSE: EGY) announced today that it has executed a farm-out agreement with Total Gabon ("Total") for the Mutamba Iroru Permit, onshore Gabon, which is 100 percent owned by VAALCO. Under the terms of the agreement, VAALCO and Total have committed to reprocess 400 kilometers of 2-D seismic data and drill one exploration well, superseding VAALCO's prior obligation to acquire 200 kilometers of 2-D data on the Permit. In return for...

2010-08-09 15:05:00

HOUSTON, Aug. 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- VAALCO Energy, Inc. (NYSE: EGY) today reported net income attributable to VAALCO of $10.0 million, or $0.18 per diluted share, for the second quarter of 2010 compared to a net loss attributable to VAALCO of $1.7 million or ($0.03) per diluted share, for the comparable period in 2009. Second quarter 2010 revenues were $33.7 million compared to $32.1 million in the second quarter of 2009. (Logo:...


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2007-10-22 16:03:24

The Bioko Allen's Bushbaby (Galago alleni) , also known as Bioko Allen's Galago, or Bioko Allen's Squirrel Galago is a species of primate in the Galagidae family. It is found in Angola, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Republic of the Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, and Nigeria. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical dry forests.

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2007-01-02 11:00:22

The western lowland gorilla (Gorilla gorilla gorilla) is a subspecies of the western gorilla (Gorilla gorilla). It lives in montane, primary, and secondary forests and lowland swamps. It is found throughout all or parts of Angola, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Congo, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Equatorial Guinea and Gabon. Of all gorillas it is the least endangered and is the gorilla usually found in zoos. The western lowland gorilla eats plants and, occasionally, insects....

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2007-01-01 15:46:44

The Grey-cheeked Mangabey (Lophocebus albigena) is an Old World monkey found in the forests of Central Africa. They range from Cameroon down to Gabon and across in western Uganda. The Grey-cheeked Mangabey is a dark monkey. It looks in shape overall like a small, hairy baboon. Its thick brown fur is almost black in its forest home. It has a slightly golden mane around the neck. The sexes are similar, with the males slightly larger than the females. The Grey-cheeked Mangabey lives in a...

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callithump
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'
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