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12:04
12:04

TotalEnergies Board Agrees To Retain Patrick Pouyanné’ Tilenga 2 Top story

Patrick Pouyanné played a pivotal role in the negotiation leading to the resumption of oil and gas activities in Uganda.
16:25
16:25

Companies Urged to Sensitize Oil Region About AIDS TotalEnergies 3 1 Top story

Jane Nambakire Mulemwa says the region has all the factors that can fuel the spread of HIV/AIDS
17:38
17:38

East African Court Rules Against Civil Society In EACOP Case STOP EACOP 1 Top story

The Court held that the applicants should have filed the case as early as 2017, rather than in 2020 and as a result, the court does not have jurisdiction to hear the matter. The ruling means that the applicants cannot proceed with the merits of the case.
19:24
19:24

Nankabirwa Tables Petroleum Supply Amendment Bill UNOC 1

If enacted in its current form, the Bill grants Uganda National Oil Company monopoly to supply imported petroleum products to licensed oil marketing companies.
11:35
11:35

Kingfisher To Resume Operations After Suspension CNOOC Uganda 1 Top story

The Petroleum Authority said it is satisfied that the agreed procedures, when implemented, will ensure the safety and well-being of all during the oil and gas operations.
18:17
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A Race Against Time: Economist Urges Uganda To Fasttrack Oil and Gas energy transition 2 1 Top story

Edward Sennoga, Second Lead Economist for the AfDB’s East African office said there is an opportunity for Uganda to earn from its newly found oil but time was running out.
14:27
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Bickering Continues over Alleged EACOP Environmental Impact Crude Oil Pipleline 2 1 Top story

Reports from environmental activists and denials from the government and Oil companies puzzle Ugandans and the international community on who to believe.
16:19
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UNOC Still Pushing For Refinery Project in Hoima 1 1 Top story

Uganda National Oil Company Limited (UNOC) holds Uganda’s commercial interests on behalf of the Government of Uganda (GoU), participating with up to 40% shares in the refinery Project.
14:59
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TotalEnergies Starts Drilling in The Murchison spudding 1 3 Top story

Unlike King Fisher where wells are 4-7 kilometers, drillers at Tilenga found oil less than two kilometers deep.
17:18
17:18

EACOP Needs USD 1.8 Billion Debt to Kickoff-Nankabirwa STOPEACOP 1 2 Top story

The project has been estimated to cost between $3.5 billion and $4 billion, of which 60% comprises debt raising and 40% equity.
14:42
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Time For Africa To Use Its Oil To End Energy Poverty - Dr. Omar Farouk Ibrahim UNOC 1 3 Top story

Africa currently exports 70% of its crude oil and 45% of its gas. Global energy statistics indicate that Africa’s people have the least access to energy.
13:40
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Uganda to Host 10th EAC Petroleum Conference 1

The conference and exhibition come at a time when the government has just concluded the second licensing round for new exploration areas in the Albertine.
15:25
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EACOP Financing On Track-UNOC STOPEACOP 1

The construction of the pipeline is expected to cost between $ 4.2-$5 billion. So according to Kamuntu, the project is likely to take off when the financing is secured.
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2022 'Game Changer' Year For Uganda’s Oil and Gas Sector TotalEnergies 2 1 Top story

From delivering a Final Investment Decision, the commencement of field development, and the arrival of the rigs, there is hope that Tilenga and Kingfisher Developments in the Albertine will deliver first oil in 2025.  
18:56
18:56

EACOP Mediation Hearing Flops At French Court TotalEnergies 1 Top story

TotalEnergies in a statement said it regretted that the NGOs involved in the proceedings refused to participate in the mediation process.
08:01
08:01

Too Early To Say No To Oil and Gas - Total TotalEnergies 1

Pouyanné in a statement said with the increased penetration of renewables globally, natural gas keeps a key role in the energy transition to ensure firm power, in addition to pushing out coal in all sectors of final demand.
09:44
09:44

EACOP Is Locally Insured-Insurance Regulatory Authority Boss 1 1 Top story

According to Lubega, ICOGU has begun underwriting the oil and gas projects in the Albertine including the pipeline from Uganda to the Port of Tanga in Tanzania. “We have policies on the pipeline, on Tilenga, on Kingfisher and this gives us hope moving forward,” said Lubega.
07:42
07:42

Oil and Gas Companies Must Adhere to Environment Standards-PAU oil and gas uganda 1 2 Top story

PAU's Director of Environment, Health, Safety, and Security, Dr. Joseph Kobusheshe says that whoever is looking at opportunities in the Albertine graben must know that it will not be about making profits at the expense of the environment and livelihoods of the people.
07:07
07:07

Works On Albertine’s Oil Fields Takeoff Despite Opposition PAU 2 Top story

Different engineering firms and their subcontractors have descended on Buhuka in Kikube and Buliisa districts. While there is an impression that many firms are shunning the project over environmental concerns, a number of foreign firms have taken up jobs in the oil fields.
19:16
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We Are Victimized for Our Work -AFIEGO Boss Oil and Gas 1 3 Top story

Dickens Kamugisha says AFEIGO is being targeted for its work around land rights and the environment in the Albertine Graben.
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