Uganda should not to be excited by the potential prospects the oil industry seems to present, a Singaporean Minister urged .
Dr Koh Poh Koon, who heads the ministry of Trade and Industry of the Southeast Asian Nation said that Uganda must concentrate on improving agriculture as the major economic base much as the oil has the potential to turn around the country’s economy.
Dr Koon, was speaking in Kampala while on a state visit to Uganda.
From 2006 onward, a series of oil discoveries put Uganda on the global energy map. Finding oil marked the end of over a century of intermittent exploration.