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A Review Of The Natural Resources (Class Of Transactions Subject To Ratifications) Act, 2016

Introduction: What is natural resources? Article 260 of the Constitution of Kenya 2010 defines the term “Natural Resources” to mean…

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OGMA Exhibition & Conference to Highlight Growth Opportunities in East Africa

While opportunities are emerging in East Africa as a result of the region’s strong economic performance and billions of dollars…

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$8B to be invested in Uganda in the next 3 years

Uganda expects up to $20 billion in investments as a result of the development phase in the oil and gas…

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Uganda’s Oil and Gas Industrial Park Master Plan to Be Ready By June 2017

The master plan for an Oil and Gas industrial park in Uganda being developed by SMEC International will now be…

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Octant Energy to Raise $10 Million To Finance Kenya, Tanzania Blocks Acquisitions

Octant Energy has announced it has entered into a term sheet with Rosseau Asset Management to proceed with a financing…

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Tarach 1 Well Now classified as Dry – CEPSA

The Tarach 1 well drilled in April 2016 was dry as earlier reported by OilNews Kenya according to the latest…

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Erin Energy to relinquish Kenya’s offshore Blocks L27, L28

American explorer Erin Energy has said it will not seek an additional extension of its offshore L-27 and L-28 blocks…

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Solo Oil Invests in Tanzania’s Helium One Project

Solo Oil has announced that it has agreed to acquire a 10% interest in Helium One Limited  for a total consideration…

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6th East Africa Oil And Gas Week Set For Nairobi Next Week

The 6th East Africa Oil and Gas Week takes place on the 28th – 29th March at the luxurious Fairmont, Norfolk Hotel in…

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AFD, EU Set Up €24 million to develop Renewable Energy in Africa

AFD Group – in partnership with the European Union – have unveiled the “African Renewable Energy Scale-Up facility”, designed to…