TTA: TOTAL: Ivory Coast: Ivoire-1X Exploration Well on Block CI-100 Encountered a Horizon with High-Quality Oil

  TTA: TOTAL: Ivory Coast: Ivoire-1X Exploration Well on Block CI-100
  Encountered a Horizon with High-Quality Oil

UK Regulatory Announcement

PARIS

Total (Paris:FP) (LSE:TTA) (NYSE:TOT) announces that the Ivoire-1X exploration
well, located in the western portion of Block CI-100 in 2,280meters of water,
encountered 28meters of net oil pay in a series of about 100 meters of
Cretaceous reservoirs. The oil in the abrupt margin geological play is light
35API oil.

Operated by Total E&P Côte d’Ivoire, Ivoire-1X is the first well drilled on
the CI-100block. It was drilled to a total depth of 5,044meters.

The well confirms the extension into Block CI-100 of the already proved active
petroleum system in the prolific Tano basin, home to several fields, including
Jubilee in Ghana.

The data acquired during drilling is being analyzed to develop an appraisal
program for the reservoirs discovered and explore identified prospects further
east in the block, near recent discoveries in Ghana.

Total E&P Côte d’Ivoire operates the block with a 60% interest, alongside
Yam’s Petroleum LLC (25%) and Petroci Holding (15%).

Total Exploration & Production in Côte d’Ivoire

Total also has interests in three other ultra-deep offshore exploration
licenses (CI-514, CI-515, CI-516) in Ivory Coast.

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