Kenya Set to Begin Oil Exportation by January 2017

Kenya is set to begin oil exportation by January 2017 according to the Finance Cabinet Secretary, Henry Rotich. According to the CS, Kenya aims at exporting at least 2,000 barrels of crude oil until the country completes the construction of an oil pipeline. CS Rotich said the country is set to get some revenue beginning next year at an opportune More...

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By Shmuel Yosef Agnon On Thursday, October 13th, 2016

Galmudug Forces Battle Ahlu Sunna Fighters, Recapture Godinlabe Village

Galmudug forces have regain control of Godinlabe village in Somalia’s central region of Galgadud after battling Ahlu Sunna fighters who had seized the locality on Wednesday. The heavily armed Galmudug More...

By Shmuel Yosef Agnon On Thursday, October 6th, 2016

Nigerian army Conduct Airstrikes against Boko Haram’s Illegal Oil Refineries

Nigerian army complemented ground offensives with aerial assaults of the suspected Boko Haram’s illegal oil refineries in the Sambisa forest and also in the Niger Delta region. The operation that began More...

By Shmuel Yosef Agnon On Monday, September 19th, 2016

Libyan Government Forces Claim to Retake Key Eastern Oilfields Terminals

OSINT SUMMARY Forces allied to the Libya unity government on Sunday launched a counter attack to the troops loyal to the rival government and claimed to have taken control of key eastern oil terminals. According More...

By Shmuel Yosef Agnon On Wednesday, September 7th, 2016

Nigerian Army Arrests Suspected Avengers Militants

OSINT SUMMARY Nigeria’s army arrested militants suspected to be working with Niger Delta Avengers (NDA). The army also confirmed to have arrested their leader. NDA is involved in a series of sabotage More...

By Shmuel Yosef Agnon On Friday, July 29th, 2016
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Kenya: Tullow Oil Company Begins Transport Trials

Kenya’s first oil truck leaves Turkana in what marks the beginning Kenya becoming an oil producing country. Tullow Oil Company begins trial transport of crude oil for the very first time under the Early More...

By Shmuel Yosef Agnon On Monday, July 4th, 2016

Uganda’s Air force Tasked To Guard Oil: Gen. Katumba

Photo Courtesy Daily MonitorUPDF’s Chief of Defence Forces, Gen Edward Katumba Wamala, has said the country’s air force will be tasked in guarding the oil sector from any aggression. According to More...

By Shmuel Yosef Agnon On Friday, June 24th, 2016

Kenya Deal with Ethiopia to Build Oil Pipeline

ENERGY BRIEF Kenya and Ethiopia are set to finalize a deal that will see the two countries build a refined oil pipeline from Kenya’s north coast to the Ethiopian capital. Kenya and Ethiopia signed More...

By Shmuel Yosef Agnon On Friday, June 24th, 2016

Nigeria Government to Scale-up Security in Oil-rich Niger Delta

OSINT SUMMARY Nigeria government on June 23 resolved that it will scale-up security in oil-rich creeks of Niger Delta region. According to a government official– General of Nigeria Immigration Service More...

By Shmuel Yosef Agnon On Thursday, June 23rd, 2016

Kenya, Ethiopia Discuss War on Harakat al Shabaab al Mujahideen Movement

Kenya’s President Uhuru Kenyatta and Ethiopia’s Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn who is in country for a three-day state visit will take over commission implementing the Special Status Agreement More...

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