Latest News Roundup on Kenya and Africa Oil (with forum comments)

John Sisa, GlobalData’s Lead Analyst covering Upstream Oil & Gas in the Sub-Saharan region, states that international interest in Kenya’s oil and gas sector has intensified over the last 20 months, following Tullow Oil(Tullow) and Africa Oil Corporation’s announcement of the country’s first commercial oil discovery in block 10BB/13T within the South Lokichar Basin.  In […]
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East Africa Licensing Update with focus on kenya

Kenya Launch of 1st licensing round (understood to consist of 8 blocks) on hold pending finalization of Energy Bill and Energy Policy – now expected Q4 2014 Regulatory update – draft Energy Bill alters current regime to add royalties and provide gas-sharing terms and windfall profits. Bill also sets out a new framework of environmental regulations to […]
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