Exploration Firm Strikes More Oil in Kenya

Tullow Oil has discovered more oil in northern Kenya during its multi-well drilling campaign. Multiple finds have fueled the country’s hopes to become a petroleum producer and exporter.
  • Kenya:  Tullow Oil Strikes Oil Again

    The Star, 26 November 2012

    Tullow oil has struck oil again, this time at its Twiga South-1 block in the Lokichar basin. The exploration firm says it encountered 30 meters of net oil pay after digging 3,250 ... read more »


  • More Oil Found in Kenya

    Kenya Citizen TV
    Kenya Citizen TV
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    26 November 2012

    Tullow Oil makes yet another oil discovery in Turkana County's Twiga South -1, while East African Community member states hold a heads of state summit ... see more »

  • Kenya:  Tullow Will Soon Release Twiga 1 Oil Prospects

    The Star, 16 November 2012

    Exploration firm Tullow oil is set to announce whether it has good prospects of finding oil in Twiga South-1 exploration well in Turkana county. read more »

  • Kenya:  Kenya Discovers More Oil

    East African Business Week, 5 November 2012

    Kenya inched closer to joining the league of Africa's oil producing countries with an announcement by British explorer Tullow that it had discovered another well in the sun ... read more »

  • Kenya:  Tullow Oil Strikes More Oil in Turkana

    Capital FM, 31 October 2012

    Exploration firm Tullow Oil plc on Wednesday announced a fresh discovery of oil deposits at Twiga South-1 exploration well, on Block 13T in Northern Kenya. read more »

Tullow's first onshore exploration well in Kenya, Ngamia-1, discovered more than 100 metres of net oil pay.

  • Kenya:  Oil Exploration Firms Set to Pay Higher Fees

    The Star, 26 October 2012

    Oil exploration license fees will be increased significantly as Kenya moves to cash in on the rush for oil blocks in the wake lucrative finds around the East African region, among ... read more »

  • Africa:  Recent Oil and Gas Discoveries Reveal Africa's Eastern Promise

    GlobalData, 9 October 2012

    A series of hydrocarbon discoveries across Eastern Africa has established the region as one of the key emerging areas for fossil fuel development in the world, states the latest ... read more »

  • Kenya:  Offshore Gas Exploration for November

    The Star, 22 September 2012

    The consortium of oil and explorers operating offshore In Lamu and Malindi areas are set to conduct fresh 3D systemic surveys in blocks L10A and L10B. Pancontinental oil & gas ... read more »