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PanContinental: Onshore Kenya L6 Farmed-Out For Seismic and Drilling

Pancontinental Oil & Gas and its wholly owned subsidiary Afrex Limited (together “Pancontinental”) has entered a farm-in agreement for the onshore portion…

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ERHC Energy Inc. Awards BGP Kenya 2D Seismic Survey Contract

ERHC Energy Inc. a publicly traded American company with oil and gas assets in Sub-Saharan Africa, has announced that its…

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Kenya Government to Invite Bids for Sh255 Billion Crude Oil Pipeline

Kenya is set to invite international bids for the design and construction of a crude oil pipeline linking the oil fields in Turkana and…

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Uganda signs deal to enable refinery and pipeline construction

Uganda can now kick start the building of a refinery after the government and three oil companies that have struck…

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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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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…

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PWC – Existing energy companies must become agile to withstand new competition

With growing interest and investment from India, China and international oil companies operating in Africa, there has been increased competition…

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Vanoil Provides Update on License Renewals in Kenya

“Vanoil Energy  a Vancouver-based Canadian international oil and gas development company has confirmed ongoing discussions with the Kenyan Government with…

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Taipan announces update on 220 million barrel Kenyan prospect

Taipan Resources Inc. has announced that BGP has commenced the acquisition of further 2D seismic data on Block 2B, onshore…

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Solo Oil announces Addendum to the Ruvuma PSA, Tanzania

[twitter-follow screen_name=’oilnewskenya’] Solo has announced that an Addendum to the Ruvuma Production Sharing Agreement has been signed with the Minister of…