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Swala Energy Exits Kenya’s Block 12B

There is uncertainty on whether Australian firm Swala Energy which held 50 percent equity in Kenya’s block 12B has relinquished its…

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Tullow Oil needs to unlock value in Kenya with a farm-out – broker

Source: ProactiveInvestors Tullow’s partner banked nearly half a billion from a farm-out earlier this year, and Numis says a similar…

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Guest Post: Early Oil Pilot Scheme Is a chance To Get It Right

By Dennis Morton In about nine months from now Kenya will be an oil producer. Tullow Oil and its partners…

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Adamantine Energy, Bowleven Lose Kenya’s Block 11B

Kenya’s Block 11B operator Adamantine Energy and joint venture partner Bowleven will not be receiving an extension on their license…

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Tullow Oil, Kenya Government Committed to First Oil By 2017

The Kenya government and oil explorer Tullow Oil have reaffirmed plans to start product in the Lokichar basin by mid-2017…

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Tullow Oil, JV Partners To Drill More Basin Openers, Appraisal Wells in Kenya in Late 2016

Africa Oil has reiterated that the South Lokichar basin could see 2-4 Potential basin-openers in late 2016 and beyond as…

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Tanzania Pipeline Route Not A Done Deal – Kenya

Days after Tanzania and Uganda are said to have agreed on a more southern route that would avoid Kenya’s oil…

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Kenya could monetize oil reserves as early as 2016

Kenya could start pumping oil from the Lokichar basin in Northern Kenya in the months to come with reports that…

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Swala Energy prepares for drilling of Kito Prospect in Tanzania

Swala Energy has started the process of looking for a drilling company for the Kito 1 Exploration Well in the…

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Bharat Petroleum eyes Tullow Oil’s Kenya Acreage

India’s Bharat Petroleum Corporation (BPCL) is rumoured to be in talks with Tullow oil to acquire 10 percent stake in…