Tullow, Africa Oil discover more oil in Northern Kenya.

[twitter-follow screen_name=’oilnewskenya’] Tullow Oil and Africa oil have announced that they have struck more oil in North Western Kenya at the Amosing 3, Ngamia 5 and Ngamia 6 appraisal wells. According to Africa Oil Ngamia-5 which is locat

Tembo 1 well plugged and abandoned after minimal success.

[twitter-follow screen_name=’oilnewskenya’] After a number of delays Wentworth Resources has announced that drilling operations of the Tembo-1 well have now completed and with the well having reached to a total depth of 4,553 meters (4,401 met

Mixed luck for Tullow Oil, Africa Oil in Northern Kenya.

Tullow Oil has reported more oil finds as well as a number of disappointments in its latest Kenya exploration and appraisal update that included the first wildcat exploration well in the Kerio basin. In the first well drilled in the Kerio Basin, northeast

Cairn Energy, FAR announce oil discovery Senegal.

Cairn together with its joint venture partners FAR ConocoPhillips 35% and Petrosen have announced that the FAN-1 exploration well, offshore Senegal, has discovered oil. The well, located in 1,427 metres water depth and approximately 100 kilometr

Kenya’s encounters more oil in Block 10BB.

[twitter-follow screen_name=’oilnewskenya’] Ngamia-2 appraisal well in Block 10BB has encountered up to 39 metres of net oil pay and 11 metres of net gas pay according to newest operational update by Africa Oil and Tullow Oil. According to the

Africa Oil discovers Natural Gas in Kenya’s Block 9.

Africa Oil has announced it has made a gas discovery in Block 9 onshore Kenya. The Sala-1 drilled a large 80 square kilometer anticlinal feature along the northern basin bounding fault in the Cretaceous Anza graben and encountered several sandstone inter

Kenya confirms first oil deposits offshore.

Pancontinental Oil and Gas has announced that after lengthy analysis, it has been verified that the recently completed Sunbird-1 well off the southern Kenyan coast has intersected an oil column – the first-ever oil discovered off the East African coast.