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Mr Shaban Kinobe. LC3 chairman Panyimur Sub County reading a copy of oil in uganda magazine.This was during a meeting with ActionAid Uganda.
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We’ve been thrown in the oil shadows-Nwoya, Packwach, Nebbi District leaders speak out

Got Apwoyo sub county is headquartered somewhere inside a tiny structure in Nwoya district, tucked behind the Gulu – Pakwach highway. Turning off at a trading centre is a small road that leads to the quiet two-roomed establishment. The trading centre, a product of one of the several

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PRESIDENT MUSEVENI CONDEMNS RUTHLESS EVICTION OF MUBENDE GOLD MINERS

He denies knowledge of eviction plan by his army! President Yoweri Museveni has condemned the mode of operation that was used to evict the small scale and artisanal gold miners in Kitumbi and Bukuya sub counties in Mubende district. Mr Museveni expressed this last week ( Friday 8/09/2017)

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Leaders in Oil Rich Districts Want a Special Fund to Monitor Oil and Gas Activities

Globally, oil and gas activities are known for its degrading and destructive effect on the environment. In Uganda, there are already fears that oil and gas activities in the Albertine graben could destroy the fragile ecosystem. This calls for increased close monitoring and early mitigation

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Dr Isabalijja Steven, the Permanent Secretary Ministry of Energy who was until his recent sucking.

Why Museveni fired Dr Isabalija as Ministry of Energy Permanent Secretary?

The muddled procurement of the lead developer for the oil refinery could have played a role President Yoweri Museveni on Wednesday, in a surprise twist of events, fired the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Energy and Mineral Development, Dr Stephen Isabalija. Though the President did not

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Residents of Bukuya gold mines that were arrested during the evictions receive legal assistance from a team of lawyers from Chapter Four and ActionAid Uganda.

Mubende miners count losses after ruthless eviction

Kawunde Patrick has been in the gold mining business for three years now. Previously he was a timber dealer and before that he traded in South Sudan until unrest broke out. On the fateful morning of the Mubende mines eviction, he watched in horror as his livelihood was swept right from under

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Production Sharing Agreement (PSA)

A contract between an oil company and a government, outlining the terms on which any discoveries of oil and gas will be shared.

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