FILE--In this 2010 file photo, an oil well undergoes testing in the Lake Albertine region of western Uganda. Even before the first drops flow, Uganda's oil sector is beset by bribery allegations against officials, tax-related cases abroad that cost the government millions in legal fees, and the alleged interference of a president whose firm control of the sector worries transparency campaigners. (AP Photo/Monitor Publications Ltd, File)

Uganda Signs Roadmap To Commercial Oil Production

KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — Uganda’s government has signed an agreement with three foreign oil companies, a government official said Thursday, clearing the way for commercial production of crude reserves. A memorandum of understanding signed on Wednesday lays out the strategy for oil production amid warnings that the sector hasn’t been transparent enough to avoid corruption […]

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