Uganda has a large natural resource base- Museveni

Museveni wavesApart from having Oil and Gas, a recent survey has spurred a discovery of a lot of minerals that exist in Uganda such as iron-ore, marble/limestone, gold, uranium, vermiculite, nickel, platinum, chromium, kimberlites (diamond), bentonite, aluminium clays, phosphates, copper, cobalt, wolfram, tin, coltan, rock salt and brine.

According to Uganda’s President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni in a speech delivered at the 52nd Celebrations of Uganda’s Independence in Kololo, the country has the kind of resource base that can held trigger it to the kind of development that the country is dreaming about.

Find the full speech here. 


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