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13:02
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Tullow Considers Selling All its Assets in Uganda tullow oil uganda 1 Top story

The Irish company which also owns Tullow Operations Uganda in a statement hinted on the slow progress towards resolving Capital Gains tax dispute on the USD 900 million farm down to Total and CNOOC Uganda Limited.
17:56
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Alur, Acholi Hit Back at Bagungu Over Tilenga Oil Project cnooc uganda 2 1

Anthony Odia, elder in Nwoya warns the Bagungu against tribal sentiments saying they could spark off conflicts.
18:54
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Uganda First Oil 2020 Ambitions Thwarted- Muloni oil refinery 3 1 Top story

Muloni admits her ministry slipped through the 2020 deadline and is now looking towards 2021 as per the industry practice.
11:10
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MPs Raise Concern over 45,000 Barrels of Crude Oil Up for Sale 40 3 1

Several Members of Parliament have raised concerns over supposed transportation of over 45,000 barrels of crude oil from the Albertine region by Oil companies. Last week, the Dokolo District Woman MP Cecilia Ogwal said there were trucks from the oil-rich region that would leave in the night, and that there was suspicion that crude oil was being carried.
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Uganda, DRC Ministers Intensify Crude Oil Pipeline Negotiations oil in uganda 1 3 Top story

The ministers were reviewing progress towards cooperation in the hydrocarbon sector including the East African Crude Oil Pipeline Project EACOP.
07:15
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Oil and Gas: Players Wary of Local Content Requirements tullow oil company 5 1 Top story

Several inward investors providing services to oil and gas sector are concerned about national participation and local content regulations being introduced by a private members bill soon to be tabled in Parliament.
10:44
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Govt, Oranto Petroleum Set to Sign Oil Deal oil in uganda 1

Oranto Petroleum International Uganda is set to sign two oil production sharing agreements with the Ugandan Government on Tuesday. Gloria Sebikari, the Senior Communications Officer with the Directorate of Petroleum, confirmed that the two sides have concluded negotiations and are ready to sign the agreements.
11:40
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Muloni: Uganda Plans To Join OPEC By 2020 oil prices fall 3 1

According to Muloni, membership to OPEC comes with benefits like stabilization of oil prices among others. She says the Ugandan government took the decision to join OPEC after consultations with other member states including Equatorial Guinea.
11:14
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Excitement Over Oil Fizzles As Reality Sets In oil in uganda 5 1 Top story

Managing public expectations remains a challenge for the government of Uganda as the country edges ever closer to producing her first crude oil. Dr. Earnest Rubondo, the Petroleum Authority Executive Director, is however excited that Uganda has smoothly navigated through the anxiety and expectations than previously thought.
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Hoima Refinery Affected Persons Get Houses oil in uganda 1

The refinery project displaced 73 households 47 of whom opted to have constructed for them while others opted to be compensated with actual land.
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Oil Could Save Uganda's Ailing Economy oil in uganda 1 2 Top story

Experts suggest that oil revenues could have a cooling effect in economic activity squeezed by slackening domestic demand and rising cost of finance.
07:01
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Mixed Reactions to State of the Nation Address oil in uganda 6

Reverend Canon Aaron Musingye, the Director Religious Affairs in the Office of the President, says the president was very silent on some issues. According to Musingye, he is expected the president to speak on morality.
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Uganda, Tanzania Sign USD 3.5 Billion Oil-Pipeline oil pipeline 3 1 Top story

The 1,445 kilometer pipeline is expected to be the Worlds longest electricity -heated oil pipeline. It is projected to complete by 2020, when first oil is expected out of the ground. Ugandas oil crude is waxy so it has to be heated for it to be transported to the coast.
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Former Minister Bumba: “I didn't Know I was Signing a Tax Waiver ministry of energy 3

In her testimony before the Committee, Bbumba said she endorsed the agreements without reading through because she didnt have expert knowledge on the Production Sharing Agreements.
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Corruption Could Turn Oil into a Curse – Envoy oil in uganda 4

Talking candidly at a dialogue on the 2017/18 national budget, Ambassador Morgens Perdesen said corruption is so endemic in Uganda, warning that if nothing is done to deal with the vice the country should forget deriving real benefits from her oil revenues.
18:27
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Oil Cash Probe: Finance Officials Say There Are Gaps in Ministry oil economy 2

Permanent Secretary Keith Muhakanizi stated that a lesson learnt by the ministry is the fact that all Government meetings need to be formalised. He said some of the meetings had no minutes or unsigned minutes.
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Oil Joint Venture Partners Contract Engineering Design Study oil in uganda 2 1 Top story

The launching of the study has been viewed as another landmark decision that could see Uganda in commercial Oil production in the next three years.
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Oil Revenues Would Solve Many of Uganda's Problems – Finance Minister oil in uganda 2

Speaking at the first ever East Africa Economic Outlook Round Table in Kampala, Matiya Kasaija says even at the current low global oil prices, Uganda will be able to earn a net annual income of 2.5 billion dollars, equivalent to nearly 10 trillion Shillings.
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NEMA Finalises Plan to Ban Bright Colors from Oil Producing Areas oil in uganda 2

Much of the oil discovered in Uganda is found either in national parks or their environs in the Lake Albert Basin, which is also said to have the most delicate biodiversity in Africa.
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Civil Society Urges On Oil Regulatory Environment oil in uganda 1 Top story

Civil society organisations advocating for good governance in Ugandas oil industry have expressed concern over plans by government to license a new oil block bidding process in absence of regulatory institutions and mechanisms as required by law.
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