French Company  Total E&P Uganda has boosted the National Content Capacity pool by unveiling the first group of internationally certified oil and gas welders at Buhimba Technical Institute in Hoima district.
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Oil and Gas: 50 welders get international certification

French Company  Total E&P Uganda has boosted the National Content Capacity pool by unveiling the first group of internationally certified oil and gas welders at Buhimba Technical Institute in Hoima district. The unveiling follows the successful completion of an intensive 3 months training course on 2G and 4G coded welding undertaken by the students and […]

Rich in hydrocarbons and possessing a favourable geological structure, Somalia holds huge opportunities for investors looking to enter the East African market, the country’s Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources,  Abdirashid Mohamed Ahmed has said.
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Somalia puts 15 Oil exploration licenses on offer

Rich in hydrocarbons and possessing a favourable geological structure, Somalia holds huge opportunities for investors looking to enter the East African market, the country’s Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources,  Abdirashid Mohamed Ahmed has said. “Nowhere is the contribution that the energy industry can make to civil society and economic development greater than in Somalia,” […]

Tullow Uganda Operations Pty Ltd, a subsidiary of Tullow Oil Plc, has handed over four computer labs and 65 computers to four government primary schools including; Ndandamire Primary school, Buliisa Primary school, Kaiso Primary school and Kyehoro Primary school in Buliisa and Hoima District.
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Oil Firm Tullow Uganda Donates 4 Solar-powered Computer Laboratories

Tullow Uganda Operations Pty Ltd, a subsidiary of Tullow Oil Plc, has handed over four computer labs and 65 computers to four government primary schools including; Ndandamire Primary school, Buliisa Primary school, Kaiso Primary school and Kyehoro Primary school in Buliisa and Hoima District. Tullow Uganda continues to contribute to the sustainable economic growth and […]

The board of Jervois Mining, an Australian based mining and exploration company has approved a US$1.5 million exploration program for the December 2019 quarter at the Kilembe Area properties in Uganda.
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Australian Firm approves more cash to explore Cobalt deposits in Kilembe

The board of Jervois Mining, an Australian based mining and exploration company has approved a US$1.5 million exploration program for the December 2019 quarter at the Kilembe Area properties in Uganda. The Cash includes $900,000 for initial drilling at the Senator, Eagle and Bond copper-gold showings and $600,000 for further drilling at Bujagali. The Kilembe […]

The Uganda National Oil Company (UNOC) Board of Directors has appointed Proscovia Nabbanja who was the company’s Chief Operating Officer (Upstream) as the new Chief Executive Officer.
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Proscovia Nabbanja appointed new UNOC Chief Executive Officer

The Uganda National Oil Company (UNOC) Board of Directors has appointed Proscovia Nabbanja who was the company’s Chief Operating Officer (Upstream) as the new Chief Executive Officer. Nabbanja, a geologist, has since August 2019 served as the Acting Chief Executive Officer following the resignation of the founding CEO Josephine Wapakabulo who spent three years in […]

In line with Oranto Petroleum’s commitment to domestic capacity building and local content development across sub-Saharan Africa, the company organized a tender workshop in Uganda in partnership with the Petroleum Authority of Uganda, the Local Government Administration and KITADI consultancy.
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Oranto Petroleum starts Oil work in Uganda’s Ngassa area

In line with Oranto Petroleum’s commitment to domestic capacity building and local content development across sub-Saharan Africa, the company organized a tender workshop in Uganda in partnership with the Petroleum Authority of Uganda, the Local Government Administration and KITADI consultancy. Organized in the region of the Albertine Graben where Oranto Petroleum has its Ngassa licenses, […]