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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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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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New oil, gas finds: Is East Africa ready for sovereign wealth funds?

Story by The EastAfrican:- Sovereign wealth funds are fast becoming the “must-have” for any natural resource-exporting country, and for any…

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UAE’s Hayaat buys shares in Swala Energy

[twitter-follow screen_name=’oilnewskenya’] Story by The National Hayaat Group, an Abu Dhabi-based investor, has bought a minority stake in an East…

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Challenges Kenya, Uganda face in oil production

The East African region is now focus of the world as it joins the league of oil producing countries with…

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$4bn Uganda to Kenya pipeline key to unlocking reserves

[twitter-follow screen_name=’oilnewskenya’] Wood Mackenzie’s latest upstream analysis asserts that the proposed 1,400 kilometre (km) pipeline, from central Uganda to Lamu…

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Government suspends all land deals in Kenya’s oil rich region

[twitter-follow screen_name=’oilnewskenya’] All land transactions in the Kerio Valley region where oil exploration is ongoing in Kenya have been suspended…

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Kenya seeks over 470,000 T oil products for January-February 2013

Kenya’s oil importers are seeking over 470,000 tonnes of oil products for delivery over January to February, slightly lower than its previous purchases for November to January, industry sources said on Monday.

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Civicon Kenya secures Tullow Oil contract for roads and airstrips in Turkana

[twitter-follow screen_name=’oilnewskenya’]Story by Kenya Broadcasting Corporation – Civicon Engineering Company (part of TransCentury group) has signed a two year deal…