Kenya Forges Ahead With Oil Pipeline Plan

Davis Chirchir, Cabinet Secretary for Energy and Petroleum, Kenya

Kenya will soon invite bidders for the design and construction of a crude oil pipeline that would enable East African countries to export recently-discovered oil through the Indian Ocean port of Lamu.

The Kenya-Uganda crude oil pipeline will span some 800 kilometers from Hoima, near Uganda’s western border, via Turkana in Kenya’s northwest, to the Lamu, where Kenya is building an oil exporting hub.

Read more: Kenya Forges Ahead With Oil Pipeline Plan – Frontier Markets News – Emerging & Growth Markets – WSJ.

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