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Tullow Oil needs to unlock value in Kenya with a farm-out – broker

Source: ProactiveInvestors Tullow’s partner banked nearly half a billion from a farm-out earlier this year, and Numis says a similar…

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Environmentalist Caution Uganda’s Licensing of Exploration in Virunga National Park

Over 60 environmental and tourism groups called for UNESCO and the governments of Uganda and the Democratic Republic of Congo…

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WWF celebrates victory over SOCO International in DRC

Statement from WWF WWF celebrates a major victory in protecting Virunga National Park today. Soco International PLC, the London-based multinational…

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SOCO International, WWF reach deal on controversial Virunga National Park

SOCO International plc (SOCO) has agreed with the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) in a joint statement to commit not to…

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Soco set to begin seismic testing in controversial Congo’s Virunga Park

Soco International will start seismic tests in the Democratic Republic of Congo’s Lake Edward amid widespread protests by environmentalists who…

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Progress claimed in bid to stop Congo oil drilling in Virunga National Park by SOCO International

[twitter-follow screen_name=’oilnewskenya’] GENEVA (AP) — An environmental organization said Friday it is making progress in its bid to block a proposal…