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Speech by His Highness the Aga Khan at the Inauguration Ceremony of the Bujagali Hydropower Project

08 October 2012 Bismillah-ir-Rahaman-ir-Rahim Your Excellency, President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni of Uganda, and Your Excellency, the First Lady, Your Excellency, President Pierre Nkurunziza of Burundi, Your Excellency, President Salva Kiir of the Republic of South Sudan, Your Excellency, President Mohamed Abdelaziz, President of Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic, Your Excellency, Dr. Mohamed Gharib Bilal, Vice President…

Pomp and colour as Bujagali power dam is commissioned – monitor.co.ug

The long awaited $900 million plant was switched on amidst pomp and jubilation by hundreds of Ugandans and the business community. The commissioning yesterday of the 250MW Bujagali power dam, Uganda’s largest hydropower plant, gave hope to industrialists, the business community and Ugandans who have suffered punishing power shortages over the last seven years. President…

New speech: His Highness the Aga Khan’s address at the Bujagali Hydropower Project Inauguration Ceremony (Jinja, Uganda)

In this short speech, at this week’s Bujagali Hydropower Project inauguration ceremony, the Aga Khan highlights the many partnerships involved in the project, commenting that “it is not only a transformative development in the economic life of Uganda and of the continent, but it is also an inspiring model of how such change can best…

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President Museveni and the Aga Khan Inaugurate Bujagali Hydropower Plant

Speeches by the Aga Khan, Nizar Juma, Chairman of Bujagali Energy Ltd— Briefs: English, Français) — Videos: Powering Uganda’s Future and A Brighter Future for Uganda — Photographs. Established through a unique public-private partnership, the project will drive economic growth and provide clean, reliable power for Uganda Completion of project showcases successful public-private partnership for infrastructure development, bringing together the Government of Uganda, Industrial Promotion…

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@AKDN Live Tweets Inauguration of the 250 MW Bujagali hydropower plant in Uganda

Inauguration of the 250 MW Bujagali hydropower plant in Uganda today. The Aga Khan and Pres Museveni to preside over the ceremony #Bujagali — Aga Khan Dev Network (@akdn) October 8, 2012 The Bujagali plant currently meets nearly 50% of Uganda's energy needs #Bujagali — Aga Khan Dev Network (@akdn) October 8, 2012 Aerial view…

The Ismaili: Mawlana Hazar Imam arrives for opening of Bujagali Hydropower and to mark 50 years of Uganda’s independence

The Ismaili: Mawlana Hazar Imam arrives for opening of Bujagali Hydropower and to mark 50 years of Uganda’s independence

Entebbe, Uganda, 8 October 2012 — Mawlana Hazar Imam arrived in Entebbe today for the opening of the Bujagali Hydropower Project and to participate in the celebration of of the 50th anniversary of Uganda’s independence. The Honourable Asuman Kiyingi, Acting Minister of Foreign Affairs and Dr James Mutende, Minister of State for Industry received Mawlana…

Bujagali Energy Successfully Delivering First 50MW Of Clean Energy to the Ugandan Electricity Grid

KAMPALA, Uganda, Mar 19, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) — Bujagali Energy Limited (BEL), the owner and operator of the Bujagali Hydroelectric Power Plant (Bujagali) today confirmed that the first 50MW unit has been delivering power reliably to the national grid for transmission and distribution to the Ugandan public since 22 February 2012, and that the unit…