A Petroleum Directorate has been established in the Ministry of Energy and Mineral Development, Oil in Uganda has learnt.read more
Sasiirwe Jonny is the National Chairman of the Artisanal and Small Scale Miners Association in Uganda. He has been involved in mining for over 26 years and owns the Kasita Mining Company in Mubende District. He talked to Oil in Uganda about working in an industry that he joined at the age ofread more
Kato Vincent is the Principal Exploration Geologist in charge of designing and implementing exploration programs in the Department of Geological Survey and Mines in the Ministry of Energy and Mineral Development. Oil in Uganda talked to him about the mining sector in Uganda.read more
Prof. Zerubabel Nyiira Mijumbi is the outgoing State Minister for Agriculture who has just
Canadian firm Barrick Gold Corporation has threatened to suspend its operations in Zambia
Representatives of mining communities and civil society in Uganda last week handed over
A 2011 directive from President Yoweri Museveni forbidding Ugandan miners from exporting
This, in the oil industry and some media, is the term for describing the handful of very large oil companies engaged in all aspects of the industry, from exploration to selling refined products. Best known names are Chevron, ExxonMobil, Shell, Total and BP, but Brazil’s Petrobras, China’s Petrochina and CNOOC and Russia’s Lukoil and Gazprom are now operating in the same league.