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Anadarko to drill play-opening deepwater well in Kenya

Anadarko says it expects to drill its play-opening exploration deepwater well in Kenya in 2015 as part of nine to…

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Mozambique’s Kifaru-1 well plugged and abandoned after disappointment

Onshore Rovuma block operator through its joint venture partner Wentworth Resources that it has plugged and abandoned the Kifaru-1 well…

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Oil & Gas explorers need to rethink their capex on exploration activity in Africa – PWC

Oil & gas explorers must rethink their capital expenditure on exploration activity across the African continent in the wake of…

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Mozambique’s extractive sector revenue triple boosted by capital gains tax

[twitter-follow screen_name=’oilnewskenya’] Revenue from the extractive sector in Mozambique hit almost $400 million in 2012 thanks to the introduction of…

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Drilling of Kifaru-1 well in Mozambique begins

[twitter-follow screen_name=’oilnewskenya’] Wentworth Resources has announced the beginning of drilling operations on the Kifaru-1 exploration well by the Helmerich &…

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ION Geophysical to acquire 2D seismic in offshore Puntland

[twitter-follow screen_name=’oilnewskenya’] ION Geophysical has announced that it has signed the first of a kind offshore multi-client 2D seismic survey …

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Mozambique could join Australia, Qatar in league of world’s largest Gas producers

Mozambique could become the third world’s largest Gas producer after Australia and Qatar should it secure the needed foreign investment…

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Tembo 1 well plugged and abandoned after minimal success

[twitter-follow screen_name=’oilnewskenya’] After a number of delays Wentworth Resources has announced that drilling operations of the Tembo-1 well have now…

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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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India and Mozambique Government MoU to Enhance Cooperation in Oil and Gas field

Indian minister of State for Petroleum & Natural Gas Dharmendra Pradhan and Mozambique Minister of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation Mr….