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14:11
14:11

Parliament Committee Wants Mineral Police Protection Unit Disbanded Buhweju District 1

The unit was created at the height of conflicts in the mining areas of Bisya, Engaju and Nsiika among others between the large scale miners and Artisanal and Small scale miners in August 2017.
19:01
19:01

Things Are Starting to Happen for Nickel Exploration in Kitgum minerals uganda 1 3

The Companys Managing Director, Lynda Burnett told URN that things are beginning to happen in Kitgums Akellokongo area where nickel and copper deposits were discovered.
19:11
19:11

Sand Mining Increasing on Lake Victoria nema 3

Herbert Mwesigye, a resident Kigungu landing site, Entebbe municipality says that miners usually excavate sand during the night.
15:53
15:53

Gov't Creates Mining Police Unit 1

This was disclosed by the Director of the Directorate of Geological Survey and Mines, Edwards Katto, while giving a synopsis of the mineral sector potential at the ongoing Mineral Wealth Conference in Kampala.
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13:25

Govt Sensitises Karamoja Ahead of Oil Exploration mining 3 1

Officials from the Ministry of Energy and Mineral Development have started sensitisation meetings ahead of the petroleum exploration activities in Karamoja.
13:10
13:10

Mining Firm On The Spot for Neglecting Injured Employee workers 1

According to Tugume, he was extracting tin from a pit in Rwamwire in Mwerasandu in Ntungamo district in 2015 when it caved in and injured him. Tugume says he was rescued and rushed to health Center IV and later to Rubaare Health Center IV before he was referred to Mulago National Referral Hospital.
15:24
15:24

Eviction of Illegal Miners Underway in Mubende District mining 2

A statement issued on August 2 by the Ministry of Energy and Mineral Development permanent Secretary Dr Stephen Robert Isabalija said that government has noted an influx of people involved in illegal mining in the areas of Kitumbi and Bukuya Sub Counties.
17:47
17:47

Kasaija Asks IGG To Probe Kilembe Mines Investor kasese cobalt 1 Top story

Reports have indicated that a former Minister was bribed with over 3.5 billion shillings to influence the award of the concession to the fictitious Chinese firm.
13:21
13:21

Mining Company Wants Ban on Iron Ore Exports Lifted steel industry 1

Mining companies have however been lamenting. While meeting Amama Mbabazi, the Prime Minister, officials from Uganda International Mining Company Limited requested government to lift the ban. Ashok Mustaphare, a director in the company made this request to Amama Mbabazi on Thursday, saying that lifting the ban would “enable them sustain their operations and also recoup their investment.”
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