The Handshake on how you can benefit from the oil and gas sector
“If all goes well, we would anticipate some time in 2019 to be blending locally in Uganda."
“Every quarter, the government must tell Ugandans how much money has been realised and how much investment has been done."
“If we do not manage these reserves well, we shall not get a second chance."
“We are going to introduce an amendment that Uganda becomes a candidate of EITI," says MP Theodore Sekikuubo.
Citizens must be involved and allowed to express their opinion in decision-making.
The Bill is intended to address environment concerns in the oil sector that have not been expressly settled in existing laws governing the nascent industry....
The oil, gas and mining sector is one of the key areas of the NDP II.
Peter Magelah, a lawyer at Chapter Four, an NGO promoting human rights said there were many gaps in Uganda's oil and gas laws and they need to be addressed...