When it comes to petroleum exploration in Gambia, the Ministry of Petroleum & Mineral Resources is accountable. The development and production of crude oil in Gambia is also the responsibility of the Ministry of Petroleum. There are several petroleum exploration and overseas foreign investment prospects in the country’s offshore oil reserves.
The Gambian government intends to encourage amplified production and exploration accomplishments in the onshore frontier capacities by providing globally competitive incentives for overseas investors. Gambia’s oil and gas activities include exploration, production and deep water exploration.