Tag archive for ‘Tullow Oil’
By admin On Friday, April 24th, 2020

Tullow Oil exit from East Africa almost complete

Nation Tullow Oil’s exit from East Africa is gathering steam after the firm signed a deal to sell all its assets in Uganda. In an announcement made Thursday, Tullow said it’s transferring its assets for Lake More...

By admin On Saturday, July 28th, 2018

Turkana traders count losses after Tullow Oil suspends work

Tullow Oil has stopped work at its Kenyan oilfield and halted trucking operations due to security issues, the firm’s chief executive Paul McDade told Reuters yesterday. Australian-owned mining firm Base Titanium More...

By admin On Thursday, July 12th, 2018

“When I grew up the land was for the community”: Oil troubles in Turkana

Source: Africa Arguments Nick Young Nick Young founded the online and print publications Oil in Uganda (2012) and China Development Brief (1996). Huge oil discoveries in Kenya’s poorest county have so far More...

By admin On Friday, March 24th, 2017

East Africa’s Oil Ambitions Tested by Pipeline Machinations

A decade after its first big oil find, East Africa’s emergence as a crude exporter has been hindered by security and cost concerns that left the region building two pipelines instead of one. Uganda and Kenya are More...

By admin On Sunday, October 12th, 2014

Tullow Oil in talks to resolve Industrial Action – Kenya

London-listed Tullow Oil (TLW.L) said talks to resolve “limited industrial action” at sites in north Kenya had been successfully concluded and the staff affected were returning to work. Independent oil More...

By admin On Friday, June 27th, 2014

Tullow Oil to begin oil production in 2017 – Kenya

Tullow oil has placed a 2017 time frame, in line with the government’s target, to commence oil production after describing the oil as that of a “high quality and of international marketable standard.” “The More...

By admin On Wednesday, June 25th, 2014

Tullow and Africa Oil discover more Oil Prospects – Kenya

British exploration firm Tullow Oil has discovered fresh oil and natural gas deposits even as its Canadian partner Africa Oil also announced that it had discovered gas at another site in northern Kenya. Tullow More...

By admin On Wednesday, February 12th, 2014

Tullow Oil loses Sh7bn in surrender of Marsabit block

British company Tullow Oil booked a Sh6.8 billion loss from surrender of an exploration block in northern Kenya to the government, the London Stock Exchange listed firm has revealed in its annual 2013 report released More...

By admin On Thursday, January 16th, 2014

Tullow Oil makes 2 oil discoveries – Kenya

Tullow Oil Plc (TLW) made two new discoveries in Kenya, boosting prospects for turning East Africa’s largest economy into an oil exporter. The U.K. oil explorer doubled its Kenyan resource estimates to more More...

By admin On Wednesday, December 18th, 2013

Tullow oil contracts local firm Civicon

Kenyan engineering firm Civicon has entered a 2-year partnership with Tullow Oil to provide infrastructure for the Irish company’s drilling program in Northern Kenya. Civicon provides infrastructure like terminals More...