Uganda Granted Total, Tullow 8 Production Licenses
Wednesday, 31st August 2016
Uganda granted eight production licenses to France's Total and UK-listed explorer Tullow Oil, with a total investment expected at $8b in infrastructure to aid production including drilling wells and constructing processing facilities and feeder pipelines.
Uganda Selects Nigerian, Australian Firms for Exploration Rights
Monday, 22nd August 2016
Uganda's Ministry of Energy and Mineral Development said that his country has chosen Nigerian firms WalterSmithPetroman Oil Limited, Oranto Petroleum International, and Niger Delta Petroleum Resources, together with Australia’s Armour Energy Limited to join negotiation on Uganda's production sharing agreements for oil exploration licenses covering a total of 3,000 square km.