Afren plc (LSE: AFR) is a London-based oil and natural gas exploration and production corporation.

The Company was founded in 2004 with the vision to become the premier pan-African independent exploration and production company.

Since the Initial Public Offering in March 2005, Afren has rapidly expanded its portfolio across six countries: Nigeria, São Tomé & Príncipe JDZ, Gabon, Republic of the Congo, Côte d'Ivoire and Ghana.

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