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Africa Oil abandons dry wells in Kenya, Ethiopia

Canadian explorer Africa Oil has been forced to abandon drilling at one of its wells in Marsabit County and another…

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Premier Oil Withdraw from PLC Block L10A in Kenya

Premier Oil has withdrawn from Block L10A offshore Kenya after a review into exploration activities. The FTSE 250 firm, which held…

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Oil & Gas Exploration Opportunities in Kenya

Kenya’s Petroleum potential is best depicted by the four large sized sedimentary basins that straddle the Country (sedimentary basins &…

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Where, or what, are the most exciting opportunities to be found today in Africa?

By Charles Gurdon, Managing Director, Menas Associates Africa currently, undoubtedly, provides the world’s most exciting oil sector investment opportunities but,…

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Kenya to shut down obsolete refinery

By Petroworld Kenya’s Government has confirmed that it plans to convert Kenya Petroleum Refineries Limited’s refinery into a storage facility…

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AfricaOil Q3 operations update – Puntland, Somalia

Dharoor Valley and Nugaal Valley Blocks The Company continues to evaluate the encouraging results of the two wells drilled in…

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Indigenous companies to account for over 30% of oil and gas production in Nigeria within 5 years

Atlantic Energy Co-CEO, Scott Aitken made a presentation at the African Oil Week, one of the largest oil and gas…

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Tullow hits dry well Ethiopia’s Tultule-1

Tullow Oil plc (Tullow) announces that the Tultule-1 wildcat well in the South Omo block onshore Ethiopia, has reached a total…

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Africa Oil Q3 2013 Operations update – KENYA

The Company and its operating partners in the Kenyan blocks are actively exploring for oil as described below. Block 10BB…

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Tullow Oil to conduct well testing in Ethiopia

Story by KALEYESUS BEKELE – The British Oil company that is prospecting for oil in South Omo basin in South Ethiopia,…