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Kenya to exploit oil before Uganda

[twitter-follow screen_name=’oilnewskenya’] Kenya will start oil production before its neighbour Uganda according to Tullow Oil discovered having announced its first…

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Tullow Oil loss of Kenya’s Block 10A adds to Kshs. 38.4 billion group profit dip

[twitter-follow screen_name=’oilnewskenya’] British explorer Tullow Oil which held the license to exploration Block 10 in Northern Kenya’s Marsabit county has…

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Tullow Oil May Sell Part of Stake in Ugandan Oil Field

[twitter-follow screen_name=’oilnewskenya’] Story Wall Street Journal Africa-focused oil and gas explorer Tullow Oil PLC is considering selling part of its…

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Uganda to sign memo with oil firms over production-ministry

Source: Reuters Uganda will sign a memorandum of understanding on Thursday with Britain’s Tullow Oil, France’s Total and China’s CNOOC,…

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Licensing of Kenyan oil exploration blocks frozen

The ministry of energy has stopped all licensing of oil exploration blocks in Kenya until the government puts in place…

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South Sudan starts to lose oil buyers as conflict continues

[twitter-follow screen_name=’oilnewskenya’] Buyers of South Sudanese crude oil have been looking for alternative sources following the conflict that broke out…

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Vanoil Announces Settlement Accord with the Government Of Rwanda

Vanoil Energy Ltd. a Vancouver-based Canadian international oil and gas development company has announced that the Government of Rwanda and…

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Total, National Oil fight over oil supply contract

[twitter-follow screen_name=’oilnewskenya’] High Court is set to rule on a case in which Total Oil Kenya has taken National Oil…

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Tullow Oil opens community resource offices in Northern Kenya

British explorer has opened community resource offices in northern Kenya to encourage dialogue and partnerships with communities in the area…

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Total E&P compensates Ugandans as production nears

[twitter-follow screen_name=’oilnewskenya’] Residents of Nebbi will each receive Kshs. 120,000 per acre for land trampled on during exploration plus a…