Uganda: Russian sanctions continue

Issue 293 - 29 Jan 2015
Two consortia bidding to build a 60,000 b/d refinery near Lake Albert submitted final bids in December, and an announcement is expected soon. African Energy understands that, having initially favoured the Russian bid, the Ugandan government, or more particularly President Yoweri Museveni, is now backing the South Koreans because of US and EU sanctions relating to the former.

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