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Total Gets Stake in Turkana Following acquisition of Maersk Oil

Total has announced that the Boards of Total and A.P. Møller – Mærsk have both approved the acquisition of 100% of the equity of…

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Africa Oil Completes Ethiopia Farm Out Deal with Maersk Oil

Africa Oil Corp.  has report that it has completed the previously announced farmout with Maersk Olie og Gas A/S (Maersk Oil) related to…

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Africa Oil, Tullow encounters no oil in Ethiopia’s Gardim-1 exploration well

Africa Oil Corp. has announced that the Gardim-1 exploration well, drilled on the eastern flank of the Chew Bahir Basin…

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Tullow Oil unsuccessful in Ethiopia’s South Omo Block

[twitter-follow screen_name=’oilnewskenya’] Tullow Oil plc has announced that the Shimela-1 well encountered water bearing reservoirs. Shimela-1 in the South Omo…

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Marathon Oil to drill 2-3 wells in Kenya’s Block 9

[twitter-follow screen_name=’oilnewskenya’] Marathon Oil plans to continue exploration works in Kenya’ in Sala-1 following 2013 drilling in Bahasi 1 exploration…

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Africa Oil Announces Farmouts in the Rift Basin Area and Adigala Blocks in Ethiopia

Africa Oil has announced that it has received Ethiopian government approval in respect of two farmout agreements with Marathon Oil…

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Tullow Oil denies oil discovery reports in Ethiopia

British explorer that is carrying works in the South Omo zone has denied reports by US based website Energy and…