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By SomalilandPress On Tuesday, October 8th, 2013
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Somalia’s Federal Government Says Regional Oil Permits Invalid

Somalia’s federal government, seeking to reassert control over the war-ravaged country, said oil exploration licenses issued by regional governments in the Somaliland and Puntland regions of country are invalid. Genel More...

By Hassan Ali On Friday, May 18th, 2012
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Horn Petroleum suspends drilling at Somalia well

MOGADISHU — Horn Petroleum Corp has suspended drilling at its Shabeel well in Somalia’s Puntland and said it will move the drilling rig away from the area before reaching the planned depth of 3800 meters. The More...

Engineers and visitors explore an exploratory well near Dharoor town in Puntland
By SomalilandPress On Sunday, February 26th, 2012
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Britain leads dash to explore for oil in war-torn Somalia

Government offers humanitarian aid and security assistance in the hope of a stake in country’s future energy industry. Britain is involved in a secret high-stakes dash for oil in Somalia, with the government More...

Hon Hussein Abdi Dualeh, minister of mining, energy and water resources for the Republic of Somaliland
By SomalilandPress On Tuesday, November 1st, 2011
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Somaliland says has huge, unexplored oil potential

CAPE TOWN Nov 1 (Reuters) – The break-away African nation of Somaliland has huge hydrocarbon potential but is virtually unexplored, an African oil conference heard on Tuesday. Hussein Abdi Dualeh, Somaliland’s More...