Civil Society to Join Oil Demonstrations in Uganda

A group of legislators opposed to the Oil Bill - which empowers the oil minister to terminate and grant contracts at will - have aligned themselves with civil society to protest against the government's commitment on the controversial law.

  • Uganda:   Ugandan Firms to Bid for Oil Licences

    Observer, 25 November 2012

    Ugandan companies are among those in a long line of investors waiting to bid for oil exploration licences when government finally issues a new round of licensing sometime early… Read more »

  • East Africa:   Govt Regulation Slows Oil Sector

    This is Africa, 21 November 2012

    Regulatory uncertainty around the buying, selling and development of oil assets is impacting independent and small scale oil companies in East Africa. Read more »