Kosmos' Guembeul discovery was the highlight of the month. It proved the extension of the Ahmeyim field into Senegalese waters further raising the profile of the Senegal Bove Basin. In Equatorial Guinea Schlumberger farmed into Fortuna LNG by acquiring a 40% stake from Ophir whilst a surge in violence and pipeline vandalism in Nigeria compounded criticisms against President Buhari. This report includes the Sub Saharan Africa Upstream Data Dashboard which can be accessed in the Downloads section. The dashboard provides a snapshot of the latest licensing drilling discoveries development production corporate and M&A activity.