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Drilling of Badada-1 well in Kenya’s Block 2B begins

Block 2B operator Taipan Resources through its subsidiary Lion Petroleum has announced that the GW-190 rig has spudded Badada-1 well…

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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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Uganda begins evaluations of bids for Hoima-Kampala pipeline

The Ugandan government has announced that it has started evaluating bids from a number of international firms for the construction…

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Swala Energy Receives Funding for Exploration in its East African Acreage

[twitter-follow screen_name=’oilnewskenya’] Swala Energy Limited has announced that Swala has received US $750,000 under the terms of the Convertible Note…

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Tower Resources resolves dispute with Repsol in Namibia

[twitter-follow screen_name=’oilnewskenya’] Tower Resources has announced that it has reached agreement with the Operator, Repsol Exploration (Namibia) (Pty) Limited relating…

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Lake Turkana Wind Power Project Achieves Financial Close

Following the financial close of Lake Turkana Wind Power Project (LTWP) on 11 December 2014, LTWP has received the first…

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Tullow Oil Hands Over Kshs.18 million Water Project in Turkana, Kenya

[twitter-follow screen_name=’oilnewskenya’] Tullow Kenya has today handed over an Kshs.18 million water project to the residents of Kataboi in Turkana…

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Swala Energy drops its arbitral claim in respect of Block 12B, Kenya

[twitter-follow screen_name=’oilnewskenya’] Swala Energy has said it has dropped its arbitration proceedings against CEPSA in respect to Block 12B pursuant…

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Atlas Development & Support Services lists on the Nairobi Securities Exchange

[twitter-follow screen_name=’oilnewskenya’] Nairobi-headquartered support services and logistics company Atlas Development & Support Services (ADSS or Atlas cross listed on the…

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Maximum Petroleum Pump Prices from December 15th 2014 – January 14th 2015 (Kenya)

Source: Energy Regulatory Commission