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Government to Conduct Feasibility Study for Power Dam Construction at Murchison Falls

Government has announced plans to conduct a feasibility study for a hydropower dam construction at Murchison Falls. The Energy Minister Irene Muloni told the press on Tuesday that a South African company, Bonang Power and Energy has been contracted to carry out a study that will determine the state of

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A cruise on Murchison Falls. Photo by Daily Monitor

Government Has Dropped Plan to Build Power Dam at Murchison Falls – Energy Ministry

The Ugandan government has dropped a plan to construct a power dam at Kabalega (Murchison) Falls Dam, two ministers told parliament on Tuesday. On June 07, the Electricity Regulatory Authority (Era) published a notice that raised dust among conservationists, tour operators and environmental activists. According to the notice, Era revealed it had

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Murchison Falls Power Plant Works Will Threaten Uganda’s Tourism – Speaker Kadaga

The Speaker of Parliament, Rebecca Kadaga, has sought assurance from the government that Murchison Falls will not be tampered with. Kadaga, in her communication to the House on Tuesday, 18 June 2019 said that the waterfalls are a major tourist attraction. “I want an early assurance from the government that Murchison Falls

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TRAVEL GUIDE: Visit The Nile and Murchison Falls National Park

By Raj Ape Tours When Murchison Falls National Park park was established in 1952, the Game Department enthused, “The main tourist attractions of this park was definitely the unique Murchison Falls as well as the River Nile with its streaming hippos and serried ranges of crocodiles along the sandbanks, as well

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