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Orca Exploration Closes $60 million financing for Tanzania’s Songo Songo development from IFC

Orca Exploration has announced that it has entered into a loan agreement with International Finance Corporation (IFC), a member of…

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Need To Cut Upstream costs,Have Reasonable Local Content Requirements in Sub-Sahara Africa – – Wood Mackenzie

As only one third of the continent’s pre-sanction projects are economical at less than US$50 per barrel ($/bbl), Wood Mackenzie…

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Call for Comments on Draft Uganda Standards for Oil and Gas Upstream Equipment and Materials

Uganda National Bureau of Standards (UNBS) in collaboration with the Ministry of Energy and Mineral Development (MEMO), through the Technical…

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ERHC still hopeful of first well in Kenya’s Block 11A by March 2016

Kenya’s Block 11A joint venture partner ERHC says the contracting parties plan to spud the first well at the Tarach-1…

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Conference on the International Legal Perspectives in Oil and Gas Kicks-off in Nairobi

A one and a half day East African Oil and Gas conference has began in Nairobi with the role of…

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Erin Energy Makes Management Changes

Erin Energy Corporation has announced changes within its management structure in response to recent drilling and production successes, and to…

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Erin Energy obtains 18-month extension in Kenya’s Blocks L27 and L28

Erin Energy Corporation has announced it has obtained an eighteen-month extension of the Initial Exploration Period (IEP) of its offshore Kenya blocks, L27…

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Drill or Drop Decision in Ethiopia’s Adigala Block expected in January 2016

Genel Energy a partner at the Adigala block in Ethiopia says a drill or drop decision is expected in the…

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Tanzania’s Kiliwani North Gas Agreement to be Signed in Q3 2015

Production from the Kiliwani North Field could start in 2015 with the Tanzanian authorities having advised that production should start…

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Kenya Oil and Gas Strategic Analysis and Outlook to 2025

(Press Release) Amidst downfall in oil prices creating uncertainty on the future of Kenya industry growth, the report details key…