“Oil will not Create Jobs”

Uganda: Oil Will Not Create Jobs says Professor Paul Collier By Alon Mwesigwa & Edgar Angumya, 22 December 2013 Oxford University Professor Paul Collier has said those clamouring for jobs from the nascent oil and gas sector in Uganda should not get their hopes too high, and should start looking elsewhere. Collier, also co-director of… Read More

OIL IN AFRICA PART ONE: What makes Botswana different?

With the recent oil discoveries in Africa, the region is emerging as one of the key areas for oil exploration. Despite the oil and gas wealth¬†not many countries in the African continent have been able to benefit from it. ¬†Oil in Africa has become a curse. Botswana is the only country in the continent that… Read More