Oil in Uganda

Is Uganda a liability for Tullow Oil?

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Neymar was the poster boy for Brazil in the World Cup. He was all over billboards and adverts during the World Cup. When he got injured, Brazil crumbled. They conceded a record seven goals. Tullow similarly has been the poster company for oil discoveries in Uganda. Tullow risked its dollars. The company, in a statement […]


Press and Journalists Act “violates the freedoms of speech, expression, the press and other media” – Petition

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… from The African Center for Media Excellence  PRESS RELEASE On Friday March 14, 2014, the Centre for Public Interest Law (CEPIL), in cooperation with the Human Rights Network for Journalists and the Eastern Africa Media Institute, a tripartite initiative known as the Partnership for a Free and Independent Media, filed a constitutional petition challenging major sections of the […]


What you need to know about the firms interested in constructing your oil refinery

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Many have said Uganda has been too slow in propelling itself into oil production after discovering oil in 2006. Others  – mainly oil companies – have insisted Kenya could be the first oil producer in East Africa. Pressure from the same oil companies – Elly Karuhanga, President Tullow Uganda – has been growing for government to issue production licenses. […]