September 2022- February 2023

NEM Energy

Extractive Industry Transparency Initiative (EITI), Norway

Principal Investigator and Team Leader for the production of a study on, ‘Global Study on Oil & Gas Contracts Transparency and the Energy Transition’. This study was produced by Nalule Energy and Minerals Consultants (NEM Energy) under commission from the Extractives Industry Transparency Initiative (EITI) International Secretariat with support from USAID. The study assesses how contractual provisions are responding to, or reflecting energy transition scenarios, and highlights areas to be included or strengthened that will be beneficial for all energy stakeholders.

09/2019 – March 2021

Extractives Hub, Centre for Energy Petroleum Mineral Law and Pol icy (CEPMLP), University of Dundee, UK

Governments and policy makers from countries such as Sierra Leone, Nigeria, Uganda, Ghana

Technical assistance and capacity building in Oil, Gas, Energy and Mining to different countries, including AfDB member countries such as Uganda, Rwanda, Namibia, Sierra Leone, Ghana, Nigeria etc
*Research on petroleum law and regulations
*Policy analysis in the energy and petroleum sectors at the global level
*Coordination with policymakers and government ministries on issues of energy, petroleum and mining.
*Leading research on Petroleum Agreements such and clauses such as ‘Stabilization Clauses’.

January 2021-April 2021

NEM Energy

East African Law Society (funded by the Canadian government).

Extensive research aimed at developing a toolkit for harmonizing the laws and policies for formalizing Artisanal and Small-Scale Mining (ASM) in East African countries, including Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania, South Sudan, Burundi and Rwanda.

November 2020

NEM Energy

South African Ministry of Energy and Petroleum

Leading a team of energy experts in reviewing and making extensive comments on the South African Petroleum Bill of 2020 (the government of South Africa invited us to present the comments to the policymakers)

November 2020

NEM Energy

Ethiopian Ministry of Energy and Petroleum

Leading a team of energy experts in reviewing and contributing to the Ethiopian Upstream Petroleum Resources Development Bill of 2020.

November 2020


Ministry of Energy and Petroleum of Namibia

Leading a team of expert in reviewing and contributing to the Namibian Petroleum Bill of 2020 (the government specifically invited me personally to review the Petroleum Bill drafted by the Commonwealth Secretariat)

November 2019

NEM Energy

African Legal Support Facility (ALSF)

Expert review of the ALSF Energy and Mining manuals

December 2020

NEM Energy

Ministry of Energy of Uganda

Review of the Ugandan Climate Change Bill of 2020


The Institute of Petroleum Studies-Kampala, Uganda

The Institute of Petroleum Studies-Kampala, Uganda

Designing and delivering short courses and advanced masterclasses in Petroleum Law and Policy.

March 2019

African Energy & Mineral Management Initiative (AEMI)

Non-Governmental Organization

Currently managing AEMI on a voluntary basis as the executive director
• Spearheading research and capacity building in petroleum governance and regulation in African countries.
• Drafting reports and advising on key issues in energy, petroleum and mining.
• organizing conferences on energy and mining
• Reviewing African Oil, Gas, Mining and Energy Laws

January 2015 – March 2017

International Energy Charter Secretariat, Brussels, Belgium

International Energy Charter Secretariat.

• Coordinated the Secretariat's activities with African countries relating to petroleum governance.
• Coordinated with donors such as DEVCO to support African energy projects
• Presentations during conferences and meetings
• Conducted research in African oil, gas and renewable energy sectors
• Meetings with national authorities from the ministries of energy and foreign affairs

Nov 2018-Feb 2019

Queen Mary University of London

European Union

Carried out research on energy regulatory environment in EU countries
• Research on renewable energy and energy technologies including electric vehicles, smart grids, smart meters, energy efficiency, just to mention but a few

April 2017 – June 2017

Southern African Development Community (SADC)

Southern African Development Community (SADC)

• Carried out research at the energy department of SADC in Gaborone, Botswana, for three months
• Assisted in reviewing and drafting energy reports
• Reviewed the SADC Energy Protocol and proposed areas which need amendment
• Attended high level energy meetings and conferences in the region
Research on energy policies and laws of the 15 SADC countries including among others Angola, Botswana, South Africa, Zimbabwe, Zambia etc.

Jan 2008 – July 2013

Kakuru & Co Advocates

Kakuru & Co Advocates/ Greenwatch NGO

From 2008, I was working with Kakuru & Co Advocates, and also participated in the works of their sister NGO Greenwatch, which deals with sustainability and environmental protection in Uganda. Currently, I am a Board of Director at the same NGO, Greenwatch.