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Africa Oil closes $125m private placement

Canadian listed company Africa Oil  has announced that it has closed the US$125,000,000 brokered private placement, previously announced on earlier…

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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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National Oil Corporation to raise funds to back-in in Blocks 10BB and 13T

Nearly eight months after OilNews Kenya published that the National Oil Corporation of Kenya (NOCK) was internally discussing exercising its…

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Tullow, Africa Oil discover more oil in Northern Kenya

[twitter-follow screen_name=’oilnewskenya’] Tullow Oil and Africa oil have announced that they have struck more oil in North Western Kenya at…

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Tullow, Africa Oil to drill up to 6 basin openers in Northern Kenya in 2015

  Tullow Oil and Africa Oil say they plan to drill 6 basin openers in North Western Kenya’s North Lokichar…

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What to look out for in Kenya’s oil and gas sector in January 2015

2015 continues to look promising for the oil and gas sector in Kenya with various planned projects expected to continue…

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DFID-Kenya to support engagement of communities, oil companies and NGOs in Turkana, Kenya

The UK’s Department for International Development (DFID-Kenya) has said it is committed to Turkana County Government that it will support…

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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…

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ONGC Videsh ready to buy Tullow Oil African Assets in Kenya or Ghana

India’s overseas investment arm of Oil and Natural Gas Corp ONGC Videsh might be looking into farming into Tullow Oil…

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Mixed luck for Tullow Oil, Africa Oil in Northern Kenya

Tullow Oil has reported more oil finds as well as a number of disappointments in its latest Kenya exploration and…