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Uganda’s Oil Sector Faces Criticism Over Transparency

Uganda’s oil sector is ramping up and many have high hopes for its economic impact on the country.  But some in Uganda are noting concerns over the lack of governmental transparency and help for people affected by oil development projects.   The discovery of oil in Uganda in 2006 was followed by a largely positive response.  Oil has been heralded as a chance for Uganda to build its economy, and improve development sectors.  Known reserves are estimated at  2...

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