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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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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…

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Kenya asked not to brush aside oil marketers’ storage claims

Story courtesy of The Standard The debate pitting marketers against the ministry of Energy and Petroleum and Kenya Pipeline Company…

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Kenyan oil industry faces infrastructure, capacity challenges

Recent petroleum finds in Kenya’s arid and underdeveloped north have caused excitement, but even if commercial production goes ahead, major…

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Libya oil output at 224,000 bpd, exports 130,000 bpd-govt

Courtesy: Reuters Libya currently produces around 224,000 barrels per day (bpd) of oil, almost half of which is used to…