Source - SMW
Sound Energy said it had been awarded an eight-year petroleum agreement relating to an area covered by the Sidi Moktar onshore exploration permits in central Morocco.

'Sidi Moktar represents an exciting second leg to our Moroccan portfolio, following on from Sound Energy's success at Tendrara,' chief executive James Parsons said.

'The company is actively pursuing and remains committed to the development and expansion of its Moroccan portfolio.'

At 8:00am: (LON:SOU) Sound Energy PLC share price was +0.59p at 47.25p