Posts tagged as Uganda

Power developments in Africa, July 2016

  Uganda oil and gas industry gets boost Uganda has earmarked 188-billion shillings towards the implementation of its oil and gas plans in the 2016/17 financial year. In the budget that was read out in June by finance minister, Matia Kasaija, it was stated that the funds will be used to develop the country’s oil […]

Promising entrepreneurs selected for African innovation award

  A solar-powered high-tech greenhouse, systems to stop electricity theft, and food supplements made from caterpillars are among twelve innovations shortlisted for the 2015/2016 Africa Prize for Engineering Innovation by the UK’s Royal Academy of Engineering (RAEng). The Africa Prize, now in its second year, is the continent’s largest prize dedicated to engineering innovation. It […]