Block 10BB

Tullow Oil, Africa Oil appraisal activities in North Western Kenya successful

[twitter-follow screen_name=’oilnewskenya’] Tullow Oil plc and its partner Africa Oil have announced a new round of successful results from a series of exploration, appraisal and testing activities conducted in Blocks 10BB and 13T onshore Kenya. Amosing-2 appraisal well The Amosing-2 well in Block 10BB is the first appraisal well on the Amosing field discovered in …

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Kenya’s Block 10BB, 13T 3D seismic on course to be complete in Q4

The acquisition of a 550 square kilometer 3D seismic program in blocks 10BB and 13T is on course as scheduled to be complete in the fourth quarter of 2014 according to the latest operational update by Africa Oil. The seismic program that will be acquired over the discoveries and prospects along the Basin Bounding Fault …

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Tullow Oil, Africa Oil signals possible farm out in Kenya

[twitter-follow screen_name=’oilnewskenya’] Tullow Oil and its partner Africa Oil may be farming out blocks 10BB and 13T in the Lokichar basin and where the companies have already discovered oil reserves in excess of 600 million barrels. According to Africa Oil CEO Keith Hill in an interview with Reuters the plans that are not pegged currebtly …

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National Oil Corporation to back in Blocks 10BB and 13T

[twitter-follow screen_name=’oilnewskenya’] The National oil corporation of Kenya will exercise its right to back in 2 blocks in North Western Kenya that have already yielded successful results namely Block 10BB and block 13T operated by Tullow Oil and its partner Africa Oil. This will be the first time that the industry regulator which doubles as …

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Kenya’s Block 9 gas discovery over 1Tcf

The recent gas discoveries in the sala prospect were over 1Tcf according to the cabinet secretary for energy Davis chirchir. “This is a very significant discovery being the first offshore and we can speak of above a Tcf,” said Chirchir. The new discovery is thus the single largest gas discovery in onshore Kenya to date …

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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 new update the PR Marriott 46 rig has recently completed the Ngamia-2 well which was drilled 1.7 km …

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Citi warns Tullow Oil’s debt build-up could delay production

Source: Business Daily London Stock Exchange-listed Tullow which has discovered oil in Turkana County should sell part of its stake to raise money for production, analysts at Citigroup Global Markets say in their latest report. The analysts caution that delays in injecting cash would hold back production in Kenya, Uganda and Ghana. “A failure to …

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3D seismic in Kenya’s Block 10BB and 13T to be completed by September

[twitter-follow screen_name=’oilnewskenya’] The ongoing 3D Seismic surveys over an area of 550 square kilometers in Blocks 10BB and 13T will be through by the end of the third quarter according to Africa Oil. The seismic program is ongoing over the discoveries and prospects along the Basin Bounding Fault Play in the discovered basin in Northern …

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Africa Oil, Tullow appraisal activities strike more oil in Northern Kenya

Africa Oil and its Partner Tullow oil have hit some 62 meters of vertical net oil pay in a well drilled towards the north of Twiga 1 and is currently deepening it to evaluate the Lakhone sand reservoirs as a testing program is planned later in the year. “Some 62 meters of vertical net oil …

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Tullow strikes more oil at Amosing 1 and Ewoi-1 wells n Kenya’s Block 10BB

Tullow Oil plc  has today announces oil discoveries at the Amosing-1 and Ewoi-1 exploration wells in Block 10BB onshore northern Kenya. As a result of these latest successes and recently reported discoveries at Ekales-1 and Agete-1, Tullow has updated its estimate of discovered resources in this basin to over 600 mmbo. Tullow believes that the …

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