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Uganda Calls for Bids for Installation of Seismic Data Transcription System

The Petroleum Authority of Uganda invites bids from eligible bidders for the provision of various Services and Supplies. The particulars of the bid are: The supply, installation, data migration, commissioning...
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Uganda to Supply Surplus Electricity to South Sudan

The Managing Director of the Uganda Electricity Transmission Company Limited (UETCL), Valentine Katabira, said the Ugandan government is working on interconnection to export electricity to South Sudan. The interconnection is...
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NEMA Uganda Issues Certificate of Approval to EACOP

Uganda's National Environment Management Authority (NEMA) has approved the Environment and Social Impact Assessment (ESIA) for the construction of the East African Crude Oil Pipeline (EACOP). The certificate was issued...
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AfDB Grants $1 million to Uganda and Tanzania and EACOP

The African Development Bank (AfDB) has granted $1 million to the East African Crude Oil Pipeline (EACOP) project. Half of the total amount is for Uganda while the other is...
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Construction of the EACOP to Begin by the End of June 2021 – Minister Kitutu

The Ugandan Minister of Energy and Mineral Development, Dr Mary Goretti Kitutu, has confirmed that the construction of the 1,445-kilometre East African Crude Oil Pipeline (EACOP) is to commence in...
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Uganda: NPPB Orders Pause in Issuance of License for New Filling Stations in Gulu City

The National Physical Planning Board of Uganda (NPPB) has directed the Gulu City Council to stop the issuing of licenses for the establishment of new fuel filling stations within the...
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Total totally takes over Tullow Oil Uganda’s Assets After Payment of $500M

Tullow Oil Plc announced on 10th October 2020 that it had received a $500 million consideration from Total for the sale of its assets in Uganda, which marks the completion...
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Total Signs Host Government Agreement with Tanzania for EACOP

Total E&P has signed a separate Host Government Agreement (HGA) for the proposed East African Crude Oil Pipeline (EACOP) with the Tanzanian government. The signed agreement is key to the...
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Ugandan Government Approves Tullow’s Sale to Total E & P

After almost sixteen (16) years in Uganda, Tullow Oil has announced it has received the final approval from the Ugandan government for its farm down to Total E&P. The issued...
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Uganda Received No New Bid for Its Licensing Round After a Six-month Extension

According to The EastAfrican, the second round of bids for Uganda's oil licensing round that expired at the end of September ended with no new expressions of interest received from...
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