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Tullow Oil Hits Dry Well in Cheptuket Well in Block 12A – Source

Three months after the drilling of the wildcat well in block 12A commenced OilNews Kenya has learnt from a source…

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Tullow Oil Slashes East Africa Exploration Budget Focuses on Pre-Development Stage

Tullow Oil has slashed its exploration and appraisal budget by 50 percent compared to 2015 to just $100 million as…

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Emesek-1 exploration well in Kenya’s North Turkana basin Disappoints

The Emesek-1 exploration well also known as the Tausi prospect located in the North Turkana basin in Block 13T failed to…

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Africa Oil in $100m Equity Raise to fund exploration, appraisal plans in South Lokichar onshore Kenya

Africa Oil has announced plans to raise US$100m in new equity through a private placement to fund the ongoing appraisal…

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Tullow Oil cuts exploration capital expenditure by 80% in 2015 following oil price drop

[twitter-follow screen_name=’oilnewskenya’] Tullow Oil has said it will be shrinking its 2015 exploration expenditure capital to just $200 million from…

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Tullow Oil, Africa Oil receive 1 year extension in block 10BB, 13T

The Kenyan government has approved extension of the exploration license in blocks 10BB and 13T by one year following delays…