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UNOC, CNOOC Sign Oil Exploration Deal

The Uganda National Oil Company has signed a memorandum of understanding with Chinese explorer CNOOC that will allow them to…

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Farm-in Negotiations Between FAR Ltd & Milio International Collapse

Kenya’s Block 6 operator Australia’s FAR Ltd has said it has terminated farm-in negotiations with regards to Block L6 due…

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Tanzania Chikumbi 1 Well Drilling Nears As Rig Bids Tendering Complete

The tendering process for a rig to drill Chikumbi-1 (CH-1) is now complete according to Aminex with the company having received numerous…

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The Early Oil Pilot Scheme: A Litmus Test of Kenya’s Oil Governance – Oxfam

Amid much pomp and fanfare, President Uhuru Kenyatta launched the Early Oil Pilot Scheme (EOPS) on the 3rd of June…

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Africa Oil Relinquishes Kenya’s Block 9

Block 9 operator Africa Oil has submitted a notice to the Government of Kenya relinquishing its interest in the block leaving Delonex as…

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Mozambique Approves PSCs Awarded During the 5th Competitive Bidding Round

The Mozambique’s government has approved exploration contracts to various international companies awarded blocks during the 5th Competitive Bidding Round in 2015…

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Mainport Group Acquires Approvals In Kenya, Uganda and Mozambique For Inspection of Rigsite Lifting Equipment & Training Services

Mainport, the UK Training and Inspection Group, has recently achieved further certifications for their services provided to the East African…

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Unique Group offers Diving & Industrial Gas supply for the African offshore market, from its base in Cape Town

Unique Group has extended its offering to include diving & industrial gas supply for the African offshore market from its…

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EIA’s International Energy Outlook 2018 focuses on uncertainty in economic projections for China, India, and Africa

The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) released International Energy Outlook 2018 (IEO2018) today, which focuses on how different macroeconomic conditions and growth…

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Saipem Awarded Front End Engineering Design (FEED) For Uganda Refinery

Saipem has been awarded a new contract for Front End Engineering Design (FEED) for a new refinery in Hoima. Uganda…