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Exxon Mobil Seeks to Exit Tanzania’s Offshore Block 2

U.S explorer and world’s largest public listed oil and gas company Exxon Mobil is reported to be ditching Tanzania for…

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Statoil to drill in Block 2 Tanzania in Q1 2018

Block 2 Statoil operator plans to drill one-well drilling program offshore Tanzania in Q1 2018 and has already contracted Ocen…

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Tanzania’s Increases Recoverable Natural Gas Resources To 55Tcf

Tanzania has increased its estimated recoverable gas resources to 55.08 trillion cubic feet from the 53.2tcf estimate in October according…

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Tanzania to spend $6 million to acquire Lindi’s LNG terminal land

The Tanzanian government has said it plans to spend $6 million in the fiscal year 2015/16 of acquire land for…

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Exxon Mobil and Qatar Petroleum eye Anadarko’s Mozambique Assets

Rumors are rife that Exxon Mobil and Qatar Petroleum are eyeing Anadarko’s Mozambique  assets in what is set to become…

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Somalia 2D offshore seismic results yet to be released 4 months on

Results from a 2D seismic acquisition programme that commenced on 4th February 2014 by Soma Oil and Gas Exploration Limited…

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Security companies reap from LNG exploration in Tanzania

[twitter-follow screen_name=’oilnewskenya’] BG Group has contracted pan-African security provider Warrior Security Company to secure its sites in Tanzania, in a…

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Statoil, Exxon Mobil discover an additional 1.2TCF in Giligiliani-1 well offshore Tanzania

Statoil and co-venturer Exxon Mobil have announced that the Giligiliani-1 exploration well has resulted in a new natural gas discovery…

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Smaller firms will lead East Africa’s oil and gas development

Source: Reuters Smaller oil explorers willing to take financial and operational risks will lead the development of East Africa’s oil…

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Our proven oil and gas reserves not susceptible to climate change risks – Shell

[twitter-follow screen_name=’oilnewskenya’] Article by Reuters Royal Dutch Shell has dismissed the possibility that its proven oil or gas reserves will…