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The Government of the Republic of South Sudan has announced a tender for a comprehensive environmental audit of all the country’s producing oilfields.

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South Africa’s State-owned Oil Company Signs Deal to Explore Highly-prospective Oil Block B2 in South Sudan

South Africa’s state-owned oil company Strategic Fuel Fund (SFF) will own and operate Block B2; In 2018, South Africa agreed…

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BGP To Perform An Airborne Gravity And Magnetic Survey In Block B3, South Sudan

Oranto Petroleum has begun its exploration program through an agreement with BGP Inc. South Sudan. The deal comes just eight…

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South Sudan’s First Energy Event Attracts 400 Delegates

South Sudan’s first ever energy and infrastructure conference, endorsed by the Ministry of Petroleum and organized by Africa Oil &…

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South Sudan Ministry of Petroleum Launches Open Tender for Petroleum Audit

The Ministry invites companies to bid on a public tender to perform the audit and produce a 2017 audit report…

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Oranto Launches $500-Million Oil Exploration Campaign in South Sudan

Oranto Petroleum will invest $500 million to develop South Sudan’s Block B3, launching a comprehensive exploration campaign starting immediately following…

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South Sudan President Keynote Speaker at Africa Oil & Power 2017

The conference will also host a special Market Spotlight session on South Sudan which will feature Minister of Petroleum Ezekiel…

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Badada-1 well likely to delay as court injunction halts operations in Kenya’s Block 2B

[twitter-follow screen_name=’oilnewskenya’] Taipan Resources  has announced that the Company’s wholly-owned Kenya-based subsidiary, Lion Petroleum Inc. has received a formal notice…