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Tony Blair top speaker at Africa’s biggest mining conference

[twitter-follow screen_name=’oilnewskenya’] Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair has been named as the key speaker at the Africa Mining Indaba…

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2D seismic acquisition to commence in Ethiopia’s Rift Basin Area Block

[twitter-follow screen_name=’oilnewskenya’] Africa Oil and its partners have announced that 2D seismic acquisition of a 400 to 800 kilometer land…

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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…

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Badada-1 Well Drilling Update in Kenya’s Block 2B

[twitter-follow screen_name=’oilnewskenya’] Taipan Resources through its Kenya-based subsidiary Lion Petroleum has provided the following update on drilling operations for the…

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Mtwara to Dar Es Salaam Gas Pipeline Project update

[twitter-follow screen_name=’oilnewskenya’] Source: Tanzania Petroleum Development Corporation a) Completion and the commissioning of treatment plants natural gas – February 2015; b)…

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Swala Energy appoints financial advisor as it considers farm-down in East Africa

  Swala Energy has announced that it has appointed London based First Energy Capital LLP as financial adviser to the…

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Tullow, Africa Oil to drill up to 6 basin openers in Northern Kenya in 2015

  Tullow Oil and Africa Oil say they plan to drill 6 basin openers in North Western Kenya’s North Lokichar…

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Panalpina opens new office in Nairobi to serve East African region

[twitter-follow screen_name=’oilnewskenya’] International freight forwarding and logistics company, Panalpina, has opened a new office in Nairobi Kenya. The company says…

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Security in Africa: Structural challenges are reaching crisis point

[twitter-follow screen_name=’oilnewskenya’] The latest report from Think Security assesses changes in Africa’s security situation between 2013 and 2014 in three…

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Tullow Oil to drill first exploration well in Kenya’s Block 12A

[twitter-follow screen_name=’oilnewskenya’] Tullow Kenya is to drill its first exploration oil well in Elgeyo Marakwet later this year, as the…