Northwestern Oil Deposits Fueling Inter-Ethnic Conflicts

Turkana county

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Two years after commercially viable oil reserves were discovered in Turkana County, the intensity of ethnic militancy has sharply increased. There has been a spike in the number of violent inter-communal conflicts in the region in recent months. The most lethal of these tribal conflicts More...

by Avraham Ben Adam | Published 2 weeks ago
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CAMAC Energy Kenya Contracts for Seismic Surveys at Kenya Blocks L1B, L16

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By David Goldman On Thursday, August 28th, 2014

Tullow Discovers More Oil in Kenya, in Appraisal Update

Tullow Oil has announced the discovery of more oil deposits in Kenya’s Etom-1 well  located on Blocks 10BB and 13T onshore. Tullow Oil exploration and appraisal update in Kenya Tullow Oil plc (“Tullow”) More...