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Bowleven to start seismic testing in Kenya’s Block 11B

[twitter-follow screen_name=’oilnewskenya’] Bowleven is to soon start the 2D seismic testing in Block 11B after announcing that the seismic tender…

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Anadarko sells two-thirds of Mozambique LNG capacity

[twitter-follow screen_name=’oilnewskenya’] Reuters Anadarko Petroleum has sold two-thirds of the capacity of its planned Mozambique liquefied natural gas (LNG) project to…

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OPINION: Tullow discloses payments but Kenya Energy bill falls short of making mandatory disclosures

By: Kenya Civil Society Platform on Oil and Gas In a move internationally hailed as pioneering Tullow Oil has released…

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Comoros ratifies Discover exploration production sharing agreement

Discover, the privately owned, geology-led, oil and gas exploration company specialized in deep water petroleum systems, has announce the ratification…

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Lamu offshore well to be “plugged and abandoned”

Pancontinental Oil and Gas NL has provided an update regarding the Sunbird-1 exploration well in area L10A offshore southern Kenya….

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British Gas Group strikes ‘some Oil & Gas in Lamu

UK’s exploration firm BG Group has made an oil and gas discovery in lamu at the Kenyan coast although the…

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Can Uganda’s National Enviromental Management Authority Police Oil Companies?

Story by The Observer An investigation by The Observer has revealed that oil companies engage small and unlicensed companies to…

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Oryx Petroleum confirms successful testing of Congo’s Crude Oil and Gas deposits

JV partner Oryx Petroleum has announced that the testing of the CNOOC-operated E-1 exploration well targeting the Elephant Prospect in the Haute Mer A licence area in Congo (Brazzaville)…

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Taipan Targeting 1.6 Billion Barrels of Oil in Kenya

Taipan Resources has announced that an updated independent assessment of the Company’s prospective resources on Block 2B has been completed…

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Exor Petroleum forms new company with Mozambique oil giant

Exor Petroleum, one of the country’s pioneering indigenous oil companies, has formed a joint venture company, PetromocExor,with Mozambiqueoil giant Petroleos…