TRAFFIC RESTRICTIONS BETWEEN LIBREVILLE AND PORT GENTIL DURING SEISMIC RESEARCH CAMPAIGN

Libreville - 16.04.2010

We wish to report the following information published in different local newspapers.

The Gabonese Ministry of Transportation has issued an official notice advising of the following:


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Ministry of Transportation
Merchant Marine General Headquarter


It is hereby brought to the public’s knowledge that, according to the decrees n°1107 acknowledging the CEPP D3 n° G4228 dtd 24.12.2008 and n°1108 acknowledging the CEPP D4 n° G4-229 dtd 24.12.2008, a seismologic research Campaign will be carried out by company ENI / GABON from 10.04.10 to 31.10.10 in the area of NYONIE (passed the PONGARA point), at the following coordinates:

- 1 : 00° 07’3218” N 09°07’1934” E
- 2 : 00° 08’7420” N 09°17’2317” E
- 3 : 00° 05’2074” N 09°19’1790” E
- 4 : 00° 06’6277” N 09°09’1407” E

Any navigation in this area is strictly prohibited for the duration of this campaign.

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We leave you the opportunity to pass this information on to your Members and remain at your full disposal should you have any question or comment on the above.

Olivier LECONTE for GABON P&I
general@gabonpandi.com



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