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  • 6 July 2010

    Jubilee Phase 1 on schedule for first oil by year-end; FPSO arrived in Ghana High-impact 2H 2010 drilling programme; key wells under way in Ghana and Uganda Government approval for purchase of Heritage’s Ugandan assets expected imminently Production and Development Activities * Jubilee Phase 1 development remains on schedule to deliver first oil during November […]

  • 18 May 2017
    Business & Finance

    After having completed the manufacturing process of the two dredgers in mid-April 2017 by supplier Liquid Waste Technology (LWT), an onsite inspection was carried out at the factory in New Richmond, WI. Parallel to the inspection, a delegation from Uganda consisting of four representatives from the Ministry of Water and Environment, and the end user […]

  • 27 July 2010
    Business & Finance

    Tullow Oil plc  announces that on 26 July 2010, Tullow Uganda Limited, a subsidiary of Tullow, has completed the US$1.35 billion acquisition of a 50% interest in Blocks 1 and 3A in Uganda from Heritage Oil & Gas Limited (“HOGL”) with an additional contractual settlement amount of US$100 million. Following conditional Government approval on 6 […]

  • 9 October 2012
    Business & Finance

    Uganda and Dar es Salaam-Tanzania have agreed to build an undersea cable via Mutukula which will serve as an alternative route to overcome the inconveniences caused by businesses persistent internet cable breakdown. As AllAfrica reports, the cable will ensure internet reliability in Uganda. As Mr. Mnungu of the Tanzania Telecommunication Company Limited (TTCL) said, Uganda […]

  • 19 January 2006

    An Australian oil exploring company Hardman Resources claims it has discovered oil in Uganda after drilling for three weeks. Oil was reportedly discovered at the Mputa 1 exploration well in Kaisotonya village, Hoima district in western Uganda

  • 26 August 2010
    Business & Finance

    Tullow Oil plc (Tullow), the independent oil and gas exploration and production Group, announces its half-yearly results for the six months ended 30 June 2010. These results are presented in US Dollars, the Group’s presentational currency with effect from 1 January 2010. 2010 Half-yearly results summary The Group had a strong first half. Results were […]

  • 25 August 2010

    British-based Tullow Oil says it now has 1 Billion barrels of oil to tap in Uganda after further exploration success. Following results from the Mypo 1 well which discovered a new oil field, Tullow says it now has discovered resources in Uganda totalling 1 Bn bbl.

  • 13 August 2012
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Due to constant breakdowns of the internet cable in Kenya, the Uganda government is planning on building an alternative route for the undersea cable via Mutukula in Tanzania. According to, the Director for Technical Services at National Information Technology Authority Uganda (NITA-U) Peter Kahiigi stated that “Every time the fibre cables are damaged in […]

  • 10 December 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    DP World Chairman HE Sultan Ahmed bin Sulayem met with the President of Uganda Yoweri Museveni at DP World’s flagship Jebel Ali port in Dubai yesterday to discuss areas of future cooperation and mutual interest between Dubai and Uganda. The meeting provided an opportunity for the global marine terminal operator to share with Mr. Museveni […]

  • 19 May 2010

    Tullow Oil plc (Tullow) announces that the Nzizi-3 well in Uganda Block 2 has successfully appraised the Nzizi gas field and that the Noix de Coco-1 well in Gabon has encountered wet gas but in poor quality reservoir sandstones. Nzizi-3 appraisal well results The Nzizi-3 appraisal well was drilled 1.2 kilometres up-dip and to the […]

  • 29 August 2013
    Business & Finance

    President Uhuru Kenyatta together with leaders from other East African Community member states yesterday commissioned the new Mombasa Port Berth 19. “I was joined by Uganda’s President Yoweri Museveni and Rwanda President Paul Kagame during the official commissioning of the K.P.A Berth No 19. This facility reflects the expanded capacity at the Port of Mombasa […]

  • 5 August 2007

    Containers bound for Kenya and Uganda take the longest period at the Mombasa port container terminal, contributing heavily to congestion, a recent study carried out the by the Kenya Ports Authority shows. In the sample, Kenya had 3,620 containers that accounted for 60.5 per cent of the sample, and yielded an average dwell time of […]

  • 14 March 2012
    Business & Finance

    Tullow Oil plc (Tullow), the independent oil and gas exploration and production, quoted on the London and Irish Stock Exchanges, says that 2011 was a very good year for the company. The Group that has interests in over 90 exploration and production licences across 22 countries and focuses on four core areas: Africa, Europe, South Asia […]

  • 26 July 2012
    Business & Finance

    Tullow Oil plc (Tullow), the independent oil and gas exploration and production Group, announces its half-yearly results for the six months ended 30 June 2012. Tullow had an excellent first half. The Group’s strong financial performance was mainly driven by increased production, sustained high commodity prices and the profit on the Uganda farm down. This […]

  • 15 February 2018
    Business & Finance

    The construction activities on an inland port at Bukasa, Uganda, on the shores of Lake Victoria are set to begin next year, the Daily Monitor reports. The official announcement was made by Mr Jochen Scherer, the Projects Director of GAUF Engineering Company, a German firm that is doing the consultancy for the construction of the […]

  • 24 March 2010

    UK-based explorer Tullow Oil said it is keen to expand exploration across East Africa, a senior company official said. The firm was the first to strike oil in Uganda in early 2006 and is in the process of acquiring Heritage Oil’s 50% equity in jointly owned exploration blocks 1 and 3A.

  • 27 January 2011
    Business & Finance

    Tullow Oil plc (Tullow) issues this Trading Statement in respect of its financial year to 31 December 2010. This is in advance of the Group’s Full Year Results, which are scheduled for release on 9 March 2011. The Operational Update is in respect of recent production, development and exploration activities. The information contained herein has […]

  • 24 August 2011
    Business & Finance

    Tullow Oil plc, the independent oil and gas exploration and production Group, today announced its half-yearly results for the six months ended 30 June 2011. 2011 Half-yearly results summary Tullow had a very strong first half. Record results were driven by increased production from the Jubilee field in Ghana and higher commodity prices. Exploration and […]

  • 28 July 2006

    Hardman Resources (HDR) is an emerging oil exploration and production company that has evolved from simple explorer to an actual oil producer given the development of the Chinguetti oil field. Hardman owns 19% of the project, which is operated by Woodside Petroleum (WPL). Woodside owns 47%. Hardman also has similar levels of interest in other […]

  • 26 October 2011
    Business & Finance

    EU NAVFOR warship SPS INFANTA CHRISTINA left Mombasa’s waters last week to assume the escort of merchant vessel PETRA 1 which carries supplies for the African Union troops operating in Somalia as part of the AMISOM force. The journey is from Mombasa to Mogadishu and in addition to the ship escort, a Vessel Protection Detachment […]

  • 12 April 2010

    Dominion has received its drilling permit for the Ngaji-1 well on Exploration Area Block 4B (EA4B), Dominion’s first exploration… [mappress] Source: Dominionpetroleum,April 12,2010

  • 15 April 2010
    Business & Finance

    The government has promised to conclude the review of its purchase of Heritage assets in eight weeks. “Heritage has received a letter from the Government stating that it supports Heritage’s sale and transfer of the Disposed Assets and that it will conclude its review of the transaction within eight weeks,” a press release from Marketwise, […]