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Uganda’s Police Oil Unit gets new Commander

[twitter-follow screen_name=’oilnewskenya’] Story by OilinUganda The Inspector General of Police, Gen.Kale Kayihura has appointed Ahmed Waduwa Wafuba, formerly in charge…

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Tullow strikes more oil at Amosing 1 and Ewoi-1 wells n Kenya’s Block 10BB

Tullow Oil plc  has today announces oil discoveries at the Amosing-1 and Ewoi-1 exploration wells in Block 10BB onshore northern…

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Pump prices in Kenya January 15th to February 14, 2014

Town Super Diesel Kerosene Regular Bomet 113.15 107.5 87.75 108.03 Bondo 112.73 107.08 87.15 107.58 Bungoma 113.14 107.49 87.62 108.01…

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Vivo Energy Announces Rewards Campaign in Kenya

Vivo Energy Kenya has announced a countrywide promotion to reward Shell customers for their loyalty. Shinda Ndai na Shell’ will…

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Oil deepens rifts in East Africa

Story by The National In recent years, oil and gas discoveries have established east Africa as one of the world’s…

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Heritage relinquishes Northern block license in favour of the South in Tanzania

Heritage Oil has relinquished  its  Rukwa North license in Tanzania in favour of the neighbouring  Rukwa South licence which had showed…

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Uganda Gov’t adopts horizontal drilling method for its oil

Uganda has adopted the horizontal oil drilling method as a way to reduce impact on the environment and wildlife in…

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Kenya’s new energy bill delayed by 6 months

Kenya will have to wait a little bit longer before it can have a new energy bill that will regulate…

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Simba Energy strikes new farm-out for Kenya block 2A

Canadian oil explorer Simba Energy  has a signed letter of intent  for a new farm-out of Block 2A, onshore Kenya. The deal…

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Pancontinental Oil and Gas, BG Group starts offshore drilling in Kenya

Pancontinental Oil & Gas  and BG Group  have spudded exploration well Sunbird-1 in licence area L10A offshore Kenya. The Kenya…