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Essel, Simba to Acquire New Rig to Drill Kenya’s Block 2A

Essel Group Middle East a joint venture partner in Kenya’s Block 2A has announced it has entered into a definitive…

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Kenya will start oil production in March 2017

Following Kenya’s President Uhuru Kenyatta’s directive to expedite exportation of Kenya’s first oil, Tullow Oil Company has confirmed that it…

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Tarach-1 well in Kenya’s Block 11A cost CEPSA, ERHC over $25M

The Tarach-1 well which commenced drilling on April 14th 2016 in Block 11A could have cost the two joint venture…

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Rhino Resources Hires Rob Tims as CFO

Rhino Resources has expanded its experienced leadership team with the addition of London-based Chief Financial Officer Rob Tims a 25-year…

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Opportune Time for Africa Oil & Gas Industry to consider Change: PwC Oil & Gas Review

The decline in the global oil price has led to a reduced level of activity across the African continent and…

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Genel Energy Receives 2 year extension at the Odewayne Production Sharing Agreement

Sterling Energy has announced that the Government of the Republic of Somaliland has granted the operator Genel Energy  a further…

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Ernest Rubondo Appointed Executive Director of the Petroleum Authority of Uganda

Uganda’s ministry of energy and minerals development has announced the appointment of Ernest Rubondo as the first Executive Director of…

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Aminex receives first payment for gas produced from Tanzania’s Kiliwani North-1 Well

Kiliwani North license operator Aminex has announced that it has received first payment in relation to gas produced from the…

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Africa and the Brexit Ripple

Brexit was like dropping a rock into a lake. At the center you had the splash that was Britain, then…

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Wentworth Resources Posts Loss for H1 2016 Despite Gas Sales Increase

East Africa-focused oil & gas company Wentworth Resources which operates in Tanzania and Mozambique has posted another $0.17 million net…