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3rd Annual East Africa Oil & Gas Summit 2014 Set For Dar Es Salaam

Tanzania will In March 2014 host the East Africa Oil and Gas summit in Dar es Salaam that is meant…

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Statoil makes another high-impact natural gas discovery offshore Tanzania

Statoil and co-venturer ExxonMobil has today announced its fifth discovery in Block 2 offshore Tanzania. The discovery of an additional…

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Bowleven’s oil exploration survey in Kenya’s Block 11B encouraging

Bowleven plc an independent exploration and development company with interest in Kenya and Cameroon has announced that it a survey…

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Bowleven gets Zambia exploration blocks

Following participation in the recent Zambian license round Bowleven has been notified by the Ministry of Mines, Energy and Water…

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Ophir contemplates $1.3bn Tanzania offshore blocks sale to Pavilion

Story by: The East African – Shareholders of oil and gas explorer Ophir Energy will in the next two weeks…

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Placing Economic Value on Africa’s Natural Resources – UNEP

African Ministers and Experts Spotlight Efforts to Incorporate Natural Wealth Accounting in Development Planning. Wealth accounting and the valuation of…

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Turkana elders want Kenyan government to subdivide oil land

Story by: Daily Nation – Clan leaders in Turkana want the government to subdivide land in an area where a…

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Uganda to receive $100 Billion From Oil

Story by: East Africa Business Week Uganda will earn close to $100 billion as its potential share of oil resources,…

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Shell floats hull for world’s largest floating facility

The 488-metre-long hull of Shell’s Prelude floating liquefied natural gas (FLNG) facility has been floated out of the dry dock…

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Mozambique to start commercial oil production in 2014

Story by OilreviewAfrica Sasol Petroleum International has announced that Mozambique’s first commercial production and sale of crude oil will commence…