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How Kenya is pulling a fast one on Uganda’s oil

How Kenya is pulling a fast one on Uganda’s oil | Kenya Civil Society Platform on Oil and Gas | Scoop.it
There is reason to believe that market forces might force other regional countries, including Tanzania to import their refined petroleum products from Kenya.
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Rugunda urges oil firm to fast-track production

Rugunda urges oil firm to fast-track production | Kenya Civil Society Platform on Oil and Gas | Scoop.it

The Prime Minister said government expects CNOOC Uganda Ltd to complete Front End Engineering and Design for the Kingfisher oil field before the end of

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Will oil glut hinder Kenya's entry into the Islamic money market?

Will oil glut hinder Kenya's entry into the Islamic money market? | Kenya Civil Society Platform on Oil and Gas | Scoop.it

Some experts warn Kenya could burn its fingers if it goes for Sukuk bond at this time.

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Sound laws on oil and gas deals crucial for Kenya to gain from natural resources

Sound laws on oil and gas deals crucial for Kenya to gain from natural resources | Kenya Civil Society Platform on Oil and Gas | Scoop.it
Trouble has been brewing in Kenya’s petroleum paradise since oil prices started falling last year. Back in 2012, prices peaked at $125 per barrel.
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How Kenya’s oil boom went bust

How Kenya’s oil boom went bust | Kenya Civil Society Platform on Oil and Gas | Scoop.it
Sharp drop in crude prices busts Kenya’s oil sector boom When the government announced the discovery of oil in 2012, crude prices were at $111 a barrel.
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Kenya commits to implementing EITI | Kenya Civil Society Platform on Oil and Gas

Kenya commits to implementing EITI | Kenya Civil Society Platform on Oil and Gas | Kenya Civil Society Platform on Oil and Gas | Scoop.it
RT @KCSPOG: Kenya's EITI commitment full text http://t.co/BYNDjPQxnm via @Kenya Civil Society Platform on Oil and Gas
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Kenya, Uganda agree to build 1500km northern oil pipeline to Indian Ocean - Mail & Guardian Africa

Kenya, Uganda agree to build 1500km northern oil pipeline to Indian Ocean - Mail & Guardian Africa | Kenya Civil Society Platform on Oil and Gas | Scoop.it
Supporters of the southern route cited security concerns in the north, where bandits and Islamist militants carry out attacks sporadically.
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Uhuru and Museveni strike deal on route for Sh400bn oil pipeline

Uhuru and Museveni strike deal on route for Sh400bn oil pipeline | Kenya Civil Society Platform on Oil and Gas | Scoop.it
The agreement was made during President Uhuru Kenyatta’s state visit to Uganda.
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Kenya's First Oil Export Expected in October 2022 - AllAfrica.com

Energy Voice Kenya's First Oil Export Expected in October 2022 AllAfrica.com Kenya's push to start oil production by 2017 will be delayed by at least five years going by the detailed design and construction timeline for the proposed crude oil...
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Kenya's Oil Boom

Kenya is emerging as Africa's next major oil producer, but the country must undergo a series of profound changes to manage and regulate the sector. Joining ...
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Our Oil, Our Choice (Global Rights Alert, Uganda)

This video from Global Rights Alert is an in-depth exploration of the many issues facing Uganda as it begins oil production in the Albertine region. Through ...
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Court allows oil exploration

Court allows oil exploration | Kenya Civil Society Platform on Oil and Gas | Scoop.it
The High Court has allowed three multi-national companies to continue with oil and gas exploration in parts of Wajir County.
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CbI - Cross-border Information - African Energy - Kenya Tullow hopeful after first Kerio Basin well

CbI - Cross-border Information - African Energy - Kenya Tullow hopeful after first Kerio Basin well | Kenya Civil Society Platform on Oil and Gas | Scoop.it
Tullow Oil has encountered hydrocarbon shows in a wildcat exploration well in the Kerio Basin, while exploration and appraisal continues in the successful South Lokichar Basin.
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Lapsset among projects to benefit from $20bn initiative

Lapsset among projects to benefit from $20bn initiative | Kenya Civil Society Platform on Oil and Gas | Scoop.it
Govt has been keen to complete Lapsset headquarters and first berths before opening whole project to private investors.
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Maersk Oil builds footprint in Africa

Maersk Oil builds footprint in Africa | Kenya Civil Society Platform on Oil and Gas | Scoop.it

Danish energy company Maersk Oil said it was taking a stronger position in operations in emerging oil prospects in Kenya and Ethiopia.

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Firms granted more time to search for oil and gas in Kenya

Firms granted more time to search for oil and gas in Kenya | Kenya Civil Society Platform on Oil and Gas | Scoop.it
http://t.co/iqQSJ4qh8v | Firms granted more time to search for oil and gas in Kenya | #law #jobs #firm #hiring #careers #attorney #lawyer …
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Low oil and gas activities open window for reforms in sector ahead of rebound

Low oil and gas activities open window for reforms in sector ahead of rebound | Kenya Civil Society Platform on Oil and Gas | Scoop.it
Over the past year, low oil prices have slowed down upstream oil and gas investor activities not just in Kenya but across the world.
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Kenya should take advantage of lull in activity to implement solid reforms

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Africa's new oil - Geographical

Africa's new oil - Geographical | Kenya Civil Society Platform on Oil and Gas | Scoop.it
Chad, Uganda and Kenya are trying to find new ways to manage oil boons, with mixed results
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Oil and gas explorers in Kenya forecast a rise in licensing fees

Oil and gas explorers in Kenya forecast a rise in licensing fees | Kenya Civil Society Platform on Oil and Gas | Scoop.it
Industry players in the oil and gas sector expect the government to raise exploration fees in 2016, says a sector report by PwC.
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President Kenyatta hints that Kenya will refine oil in Uganda

President Uhuru Kenyatta has hinted that Kenya will not build its own oil refinery following the discovery of oil in Turkana but instead join other East African ...
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Astral suspends Lokichar flights as exploration dips

Tullow Oil’s scaling back operations due to a decline in global crude prices hurts Astral Aviation’s activities.
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Parliament urged to enact key oil and gas laws

Parliament is being urged speed up the process of enacting laws governing the oil and gas sector and ensure the process is all inclusive to avoid future conflicts ...
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TULLOW OIL PROJECT, TURKANA COUNTY KENYA

A compilation of videos from different sources on the oil project in Turkana County, Kenya.
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EAC fast becoming oil and gas hotspot: report

EAC fast becoming oil and gas hotspot: report | Kenya Civil Society Platform on Oil and Gas | Scoop.it
The oil find in Kenya is attracting billions of dollars in the country, a new survey notes.

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Oil and Gas: Uganda to sign licences with Total and Tullow Oil | East & Horn Africa

Oil and Gas: Uganda to sign licences with Total and Tullow Oil | East & Horn Africa | Kenya Civil Society Platform on Oil and Gas | Scoop.it
Uganda will sign oil production licences with France's Total and Britain's Tullow Oil by the end of the year as it seeks to start commercial production by 2018, the energy minister said on Thursday.
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