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We are mere spectators, says Nwoya District Chairman

In an exclusive interview with Oil in Uganda, Patrick Okello Oryema, the Nwoya district Chairman complains about what he perceives as systematic exclusion of his people and region from participating in the oil and gas sector.

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Finance Minister Matia Kasaija at the signing ceremony. (Photo courtesy of Norwegian Embassy)

National Budget: 188 Billion allocated to oil and gas projects

The Uganda Government has earmarked 188 billion shillings towards the implementation of its oil and gas plans in the 2016/17 financial year.

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Newly-appointed Chairman of the National Oil Company, Emmanuel Katongole stresses a point at the conference. (Photo: Beatrice Ongode)

National Oil Company gets CEO

The Board of Uganda’s National Oil Company (UNOC) has appointed Dr. Josephine Wapakabulo as the company’s Chief Executive Officer (CEO).

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Chinese investment transforms rural fishing communities

Thirty nine year old Kenneth Rwakatiina had never dreamt of building a permanent house. The herdsman and his family lived in two mud and wattle houses-one for each of his two wives and their children, in Nsonga village, Kyangwali Sub-County, Hoima district.

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Pipeline route surveys spark fear amongst Hoima residents

A recently concluded survey to determine a pipeline route from the proposed refinery in Kabaale Parish to Buloba, Wakiso district, close to the capital Kampala, has left a section of Hoima residents worried they could lose their land.

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Profit oil

Oil production shared between company and government once investment is recovered.

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