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Uganda to sign memo with oil firms over production-ministry

Source: Reuters Uganda will sign a memorandum of understanding on Thursday with Britain’s Tullow Oil, France’s Total and China’s CNOOC,…

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Exor Petroleum forms new company with Mozambique oil giant

Exor Petroleum, one of the country’s pioneering indigenous oil companies, has formed a joint venture company, PetromocExor,with Mozambiqueoil giant Petroleos…

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PWC – Existing energy companies must become agile to withstand new competition

With growing interest and investment from India, China and international oil companies operating in Africa, there has been increased competition…

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Vanoil Provides Update on License Renewals in Kenya

“Vanoil Energy  a Vancouver-based Canadian international oil and gas development company has confirmed ongoing discussions with the Kenyan Government with…

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Taipan announces update on 220 million barrel Kenyan prospect

Taipan Resources Inc. has announced that BGP has commenced the acquisition of further 2D seismic data on Block 2B, onshore…

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Solo Oil announces Addendum to the Ruvuma PSA, Tanzania

[twitter-follow screen_name=’oilnewskenya’] Solo has announced that an Addendum to the Ruvuma Production Sharing Agreement has been signed with the Minister of…

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Tullow Oil to educate 100 Africans on Oil and Gas

[twitter-follow screen_name=’oilnewskenya’] Tullow Oil has announced that it is now receiving scholarship applications from interested students in the oil and…

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Uganda Announces Deal With Foreign Oil Companies

[twitter-follow screen_name=’oilnewskenya’] Story by CommodityHQ The government of Uganda is ready to develop its oil sector, but says it prefers…

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Licensing of Kenyan oil exploration blocks frozen

The ministry of energy has stopped all licensing of oil exploration blocks in Kenya until the government puts in place…

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Statoil top energy company in global sustainability rankings

Corporate Knights has ranked Statoil number four, and the number-one energy company, on the Global 100 list of the world’s most…