Uganda Gives 3 Big Firms Deadline for 2020 Oil Target
The energy minister, Irene Muloni, has revealed that the government made the announcement to the oil joint venture partners, France's Total E&P, UK's Tullow Oil and China'c Cnooc.
An expert watches a flaring experiment at one of the wells in the Albertine Graben. Government is looking to establish a refinery as well as a pipeline to transport oil for trade.
Oil in Uganda, 15 February 2017
The three joint venture partners operating in the Albertine Graben have launched the Front End Engineering Design (FEED) studies for Nwoya and Buliisa oil fields in a bid to fast… Read more »
Monitor, 1 February 2017
About 100 local staff of Total E&P [Uganda], a subsidiary of Total SA, one of the three oil companies licenced to operate in Albertine Graben have laid down tools until further… Read more »
Oil in Uganda, 18 January 2017
President Yoweri Museveni had defended the 'oil cash bonanza' in which 42 top civil servants and government officials were rewarded Shs. 6bn for their role in defending the oil tax… Read more »
The six revenue authority staff have told the parliamentary committee investigating the controversial payout linked to defending the country's tax claims against British oil ... Read more »