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
    Publication Date:
    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

    EA Business, 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.


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