tullow mining conflict in kenya

Oil & Minerals Exploration In Kenya | KIBII MURIITHI - Academia.edu

In Kenya, mining is primarily for production of non-metallic minerals ... Tullow and Africa Oil have exploration licences for 12 blocks and have ... Oil in Kenya has been discovered in Northern Kenya where there is already on going conflicts.

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Oil in Turkana, Kenya: Different Sides of the Same Story - Cordaid

May 20, 2015 ... “First of all, oil, gas and mining is a relatively new domain in Kenya and clear laws and ... The UK-based company Tullow Oil has been in Lokichar for several years and has several ... This has created some conflicts.

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How the Search for Oil Is Inflaming Tensions in Kenya - allAfrica

Apr 1, 2016 ... In partnership with the Canadian company Africa Oil, Tullow had been doing ..... where mining companies have been linked to violent conflicts.

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The Deloitte Guide to Oil and Gas in East Africa Uniquely structured

exploration success with Tullow indicating total oil reserves of approximately 600 million barrels in its onshore blocks in Northern Kenya and further offshore drilling is planned for Kenya's exclusive economic zone .... The government, acting via the Minister of Mines, .... activities conflicts with the general income tax law that...

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oil and gas in africa - KPMG

EIA, Africa's proven oil reserves have grown by nearly 120% in the past 30 .... In some countries, conflicts have at times also interrupted the flow .... of its assets there to Tullow for $1.45bn in 2010. In addition, ...... Africa Head of Mining. M: +27...

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Kenya - well update - Tullow Oil

Mar 16, 2016 ... Tullow Oil plc (Tullow) announces that the Cheptuket-1 well in Block 12A, Northern Kenya, has encountered good oil shows, seen in cuttings...

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The last junior oil explorer operating in this exciting region with this ...

Home · The Next Mining Boom · The Next Oil Rush · The Next Tech Stock · The Next ... SWE has farmed in Tullow Oil on their Kenya acreage as 50% joint venture ... SWE and Tullow's JV block in Kenya is located a couple of 100km away from the ..... As a result, investors should be aware that the Firm may hav...

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Kenya: Do Oil Companies Regret It? | Pulitzer Center

Jan 7, 2015 ... From Gushers to Glue: Should Kenya's Oil be Coming Out of the Ground at All? ... On a Tullow oil rig in Turkana County, an arid region, long neglected by ... with corrupt governments, inter-communal conflicts, and cultural and...

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Kenya : Tullow oil suspends operations over conflict with locals ...

Oct 28, 2013 ... In a statement issued to the press, Tullow Kenya BV Sunday announced it has temporarily suspended its operations in oil wells in the region...

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Security and Human Rights in Kenya's Extractives Sector

mining project is how security challenges are addressed in ways that ensure that ... conflict, the presence of non-state armed actors, under- resourced or poorly .... Tullow Oil requested that the Kenyan Government not deploy any additional...

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Kenya Sets Framework to Manage New Petroleum Wealth

Aug 27, 2013 ... New oil find in northern Kenya's Turkana County could reduce poverty for over 900000. ... The consultative process is geared to avoid potential conflicts by creating awareness ... Here, Britain's Tullow Oil has discovered significant oil reserves, ... Huurdeman, the Bank's Senior Expert on Oil, Gas and Minin...

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Kenya Oil Deposits Fuel Inter-Communal Conflicts - VOA News

Feb 2, 2015 ... Armed conflict is nothing new in the area, but since Kenya found oil just 60 ... conflict is the Anglo-Irish exploration company, Tullow Oil, which...

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Legal regime key to better natural resource governance and ...

Mar 24, 2014 ... On the same day, the British Tullow Oil Company declares its fifth major ... are not in conflict with the national government or the constitution. ... The current laws governing natural resources in Kenya include the Mining Act of...

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Exploration of Oil in Block 10BB and Block 13T, Turkana, Kenya ...

Jun 24, 2014 ... Environmental Justice in Himachal Pradesh, India · Mining conflicts in Latin ... In March 2012, the then Kenyan President, Mwai Kibaki announced that oil had been discovered in Turkana County after exploratory drilling by Tullow Oil. ... Type of Conflict (1st level), Fossil Fuels and Climate Justice/Energy.

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Strategic Case - Department for International Development

Across petroleum and mining, the extractives sector works to longer than five year investment ..... The impact of Africa Oil and Tullow discoveries of oil in northern Kenya, .... The risk that this fuels a pre-existing tendency to violent conflict has...

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Addressing Land Conflict & Governance in Kenya - Namati

Addressing Land Conflict & Governance in Kenya .... He described how: “In May, the community organized to meet with Tullow Oil about their plans to construct .... Challenging State-Sanctioned Evictions & Diamond Mining in Zimbabwe.

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Oil discovery in Turkana County, Kenya: a source of conflict or ...

such as Tullow Oil that are now converging on local towns of Lodwar and Lokichar .... to the diamond mines of West Africa shows that millions of people in...

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Tullow Oil

Tullow Oil plc is a multinational oil and gas exploration company founded in Tullow, Ireland with its headquarters in London, United Kingdom. It has interests in...

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Turkana - Kenya Breaking News

Senator distances himself from Baringo-Turkana conflict ... Mayfox Mining, the locally-owned gold exploration company, is upgrading its enterprise resource ... Africa-focused Tullow Oil Plc has struck oil at the Agete-1 well in Turkana, its fifth...

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Kenya: Maximizing the Benefits of Oil and Water Discoveries in ...

Oct 1, 2015 ... Analysis - Kenya's newly discovered oil is located in a part of the ... conflict between the Turkana and their neighbours (Powers, 2011). ... Constrantas (2014) points out that, of the 1,772 employees employed by the Tullow Oil Company's .... standards in oil, gas and mining, and none of those are in Africa.

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