BREAKING: Zimbabwe ‘discovers oil’
Zimbabwe President Emmerson Mnangagwa has announced the discovery of oil in Muzarabani in the north of the country, the ministry of information has tweeted.
The president said that the oil exploration project is in partnership with Australian energy company Invictus:
— Ministry of Information, Publicity & Broadcasting (@InfoMinZW) November 1, 2018
The statement from the president says that these are still early days and an exploration well will be sunk in 2020 and only after that will commercial drilling be considered.