Kenyan Firms Suffer Losses Amid Fuel Leak Row
Kenya Pipeline Company says it cannot tell for sure when an oil leak in Makueni started, raising fears that millions of litres of fuel could have been lost in the spill. The fuel was spilled into wetlands following a puncture on a section of the new Nairobi-Mombasa oil pipeline.
Nation, 9 June 2019
A tender row on a system to detect leakages on the new oil pipeline has occasioned heavy losses to oil marketing firms amid uncertainty over the exact quantity of fuel lost. Read more »
A team led by Petroleum and Mining CS John Munyes during a visit to the Kiboko oil spill site in Makueni County on June 3.
The whereabouts of the fuel remains a mystery and the oil marketers have written to Hudson Andambi, the acting managing director of the Kenya Pipeline Company. Read more »