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Isimba Dam Investigations: Kasaija Snubs Committee Meeting for Second Time Ministry of Energy 1 Top story

The Committee is investigating circumstances under, which Shillings 24 billion for the Isimba dam bridge reportedly went missing. The committee had specifically invited Bahati but he sent in representatives promising to follow them later.
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Isimba Dam Contractor Pleads with MPs over Withheld UGX 154b Isimba dam bridge 2 1

The Isimba Power Dam contractor has asked Parliament to compel Government to release 154 billion shillings.
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Gov’t Conducting Impact Assessment on Isimba Dam Bridge Despite Being Under Construction Ministry of Energy 4 1

Suzan Lakot Oruni, the Uganda Peoples Defense Forces (UPDF) representative questioned why funds are being wasted to do an assessment, and yet the project was already being implemented.
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MPs Question Museveni’s Decision to Directly Source Contractors for Dams Construction china 2 1

About 24 Billion shillings meant for the construction of Isimba Dam Bridge, was allegedly mismanaged, according to the Speaker of Parliament, Rebecca Kadaga.
11:59
11:59

Uncertainties Spell Doom for Booming Artisanal Mining Sector government 7 1

John Bosco Bukya, the chairperson of Uganda Artisanal and Small-scale Miners’ Association says that despite the emphasis the government is putting on industrial mine development by foreigners, a significant share of Uganda’s mineral production and related sources of employment are widely attributed to Artisanal and Small Scale Miners. He is optimistic that this category can turn around the sector once given chance and supported.
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Physical Infrastructure Committee to Investigate Isimba Bridge Construction Ministry of Energy 2 1

The Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga has referred the Isimba Dam bridge matter to the Physical infrastructure committee for scrutiny.
17:13
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Parliament Summons Energy Minister over Murchison Falls Study Ministry of Energy 1 1

In her communication to the house on Wednesday, the Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga questioned why Government was conducting a feasibility study and yet Government had assured them that the falls will not be tampered with.
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Female Miners Position Themselves as Gold Mining Takes Shape in Mubende, Kassanda organization 1 3 Top story

Jaliah Zabibu Namatovu, the MUWOGOMA chairperson, says for all the years of artisan gold mining in Mubende, women were almost being locked out from most of the juicy areas and limited to washing, panning, sieving and sorting activities.
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Energy Ministry Assured of Ownership of Kampala Oil Terminal Land accusation 2 1

The piece of land measuring 299 acres is situated at Namwambula village in Kiringente Sub County in Mpigi district. It was purchased by the Ministry at a cost of 13.5 billion Shillings from an Indian firm N. Shah and Company Limited.
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Kamwenge, Kitagwenda Clash Over Limestone Quarry Ministry of Energy 1 1 Top story

The Kitagwenda LC V chairman, Robert Mugabe, says the quarry is in Kanara Sub County and all royalties should be channeled to his district. Mugabe alleges that in 2015, Kamwenge bribed surveyors to produce a report in their favor, something he says Kitagwenda is ready to challenge at all costs.
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Mineral Rights Online Portal Opening Pushed Forward e-government 1 Top story

In a statement Robert Kasande, the Ministry of Energy Permanent Secretary, said through the online system, companies and individuals would be able to submit applications online, undertake all other business processes online and view the status of their application in real-time.
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