Analysis Middle East and Africa Historic opportunity By The Lawyer 31 October 2010 00:00 17 December 2015 15:50 Sign in or register to continue reading. It's FREE Sign in Email Password Keep me logged in Forgot your password? Not registered? It's FREE! Register now Register with The Lawyer Anonymous 6 November 2010 at 03:58 Can you expand on this sentence please?: “Consequently, there is less interest in these countries, although São Tomé is due a windfall after reserves believed to add up to billions of barrels of oil were discovered off its coast.” Are you sure these reserves were discovered? The last I heard, Sinopec, the operator in the JDZ off of the coast of Sao Tome was still mulling over whether to go to Phase 2 drilling. Are you saying there was an actual discovery? Thanks, Reply Link Name Email Cancel reply Threaded commenting powered by interconnect/it code.