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French oil giant Total faces lawsuit over violations in Uganda

French oil giant Total faces lawsuit over violations in Uganda

A French court is due to decide whether oil giant Total is addressing the human and…

February 2, 2020
Bunyoro to govt: back off Kibiro hot springs

Bunyoro to govt: back off Kibiro hot springs

Bunyoro Kitara kingdom has opposed a government plan to establish a geothermal electricity project at Kibiro…

January 8, 2020
Opinion: Stop flip-flopping over Murchison Falls - Govt Spokesperson

Opinion: Stop flip-flopping over Murchison Falls - Govt Spokesperson

In the last three months, Cabinet has vacillated with statements over the possibility of permitting the…

December 9, 2019
Gov't resurrects plans to build dam on Murchison Falls

Gov't resurrects plans to build dam on Murchison Falls

Godfrey Kiwanda Ssuubi, the minister of state for Tourism has said they are ready for a…

November 29, 2019
Uganda cleared to join extractive initiative

Uganda cleared to join extractive initiative

Cabinet has finally given government the go-ahead to join the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI) ,…

February 1, 2019
A Look Inside Tata-World Bank Plantations

A Look Inside Tata-World Bank Plantations

Guwahati, India – Monday January 28, 2019: Today, the World Bank’s independent watchdog, the Compliance Advisor…

February 1, 2019