The Ministry of Energy and Mineral Development has revealed that the already discovered oil will sustain Uganda for almost 25 years once the production begins.
James Baanabe Isingoma the acting director Energy resource development under the Ministry of Energy and Mineral Development says that even the discoveries are still going on to do further explorations to ensure that more discovery is done.
Isingoma made this remark while leading the team from Mbarara regional referral hospital and that from the ministry during tour to king fisher oil plant one of the plant where oil, petrol and others products is going to be extracted in Kaisotonga sub-county kikube district on Albertan graben Bunyoro region.
He noted that by 2021-2022 they are expecting to be production to begin as they are still engaging more investors.
Director went ahead and asked Ugandans are being challenged to relay on the rumors that the production of oil began noting that what was extracted was for testing.
After the tour there was friendly match between Mbarara regional referral hospital and the Ministry of Energy and Mineral development at Booma play ground in Hoima Municipality both netball and football
Team from the ministry of energy and mineral developments managed to win with 4-1 in football and in volley ball 28-27 over the weekend.
According to doctor Celestine Barigye the Director Mbarara regional referral hospital captain says had this friendly match as part of the exercise since they spend much of the time in office.
Nurse Katushabe Pamela captain volley ball Mbarara regional referral hospital captain called up on the companies to always organise such friendly match as at times create friendship.
Kellen Kabaramagi captain volley ball the Ministry of Energy and Mineral Development says what made them to win they were well trained; she noted that last time they lost to Mbarara regional referral hospital but they were able to win.