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Africa Oil abandons dry wells in Kenya, Ethiopia

Canadian explorer Africa Oil has been forced to abandon drilling at one of its wells in Marsabit County and another…

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Tullow hits dry well Ethiopia’s Tultule-1

Tullow Oil plc (Tullow) announces that the Tultule-1 wildcat well in the South Omo block onshore Ethiopia, has reached a total…

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Oil opportunities in Africa

Oil opportunities in Africa By KPMG Africa Africa is presently enjoying an upward growth curve, and part of the reason for…

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Oryx Petroleum not fruitful in Congo Brazzaville

The Jasper Explorer Drillship spudded the H-1 well targeting the Horse prospect (formerly Ma) in early September and reached a…

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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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Vanoil Says It May Accept Other Explorers in Rwanda Oil Search

By Bloomberg Vanoil Energy Ltd. (VEL) is discussing with the Rwandan government the option of allowing other companies to help explore…

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Tullow urges Ugandans to prepare for oil opportunities

Courtesy: The Observer After awarding the first production licence to Cnooc, government expects to award more production licences this time…