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Zarara’s Pate 2 well on schedule to spud in April 2017

Plans to drill the Pate 2 well in Kenya’s Lamu basin’s block L4 are on course with well designing by…

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Ophir Energy Relinquishes Kenya’s Block L9

Kenya’s Block L9 operator has relinquished its interest in the Lamu basin license according to its JV partner Australia’s FAR…

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Update: Swala Energy Exits Kenya’s Block 12B

Oilnews Kenya can confirm that joint venture partner in Kenya’s block 12B Australia’s Swala Energy has exited from the license…

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Tullow Oil Not Looking to Farm-down Kenyan Assets

Tullow Oil has said it is not planning to farm down its Kenyan assets after it sold part its Ugandan…

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Tullow Oil discovers oil in Kenya’s Block 13T Erut Well

Tullow Oil plc has announced that the Erut-1 well in, Northern Kenya, has discovered a gross oil interval of 55…

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Maximum Pump Prices for Major Towns Kenya 15th January to 14th February 2017

 

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Tullow Oil Budgets $225M in Kenya’s Pre-development, Exploration and Appraisal Expenditure in 2017

Tullow Oil has announced that it will set aside $225M of the $500M Group’s capital expenditure to Kenya’s Pre-development, Exploration…

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Swala Energy Exits Kenya’s Block 12B

There is uncertainty on whether Australian firm Swala Energy which held 50 percent equity in Kenya’s block 12B has relinquished its…

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Kenya’s Onshore Upstream Sector Set to Pick Up in 2017

Upstream activity in Kenya is expected to re-surge after hitting a low in 2016 in the backdrop of low oil…

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Africa Oil Announces Commencement of Drilling on Erut-1 well in Kenya

Tullow Oil joint venture partner Africa Oil has announced the resumption of drilling on Block 13T in Kenya as earlier expected…