Lake Albert


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Related to Lake Albert: Lake Edward, Lake Kivu, Albert Nyanza, Lake Kyoga
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Noun1.Lake Albert - a shallow lake on the border between Uganda and Congo in the Great Rift Valley
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La societe est en pourparlers avec ses partenaires, Total (France) et la China National Offshore Oil Corporation (CNOOC), detenue par des Chinois, pour la vente d'une participation importante dans le champ petrolier de Lake Albert.
Tullow will now initiate a new sales process to reduce its 33.33% Operated stake in the Lake Albert project which has over 1.5 billion barrels of discovered recoverable resources and is expected to produce over 230,000 bopd at peak production.
The firm is now looking to sell down its stake in the Lake Albert project in the country.
Arguably the most pressing issue to be faced is instability in DRC's eastern provinces; North and South Kivu and Ituri Province, on the Lake Albert border with Uganda.
Summary: Hoima [Uganda], May 20 (ANI): Ugandan authorities on Monday confirmed that at least eight people died, while several others are missing after a boat carrying a football team and its fans capsized amidst a thunderstorm on Lake Albert here on Sunday.
Others are avoiding official border points and choosing to cross illegally through the forests along the border or by boat across Lake Albert.
On Tuesday, the WHO's deputy director general for emergency preparedness and response Peter Salama warned that neighboring Uganda faced an "imminent" Ebola threat following a case in a border town near Lake Albert.
In Uganda, on the other side of the Lake Albert, the number of people fleeing the DRC has remained largely stable so far.
Ituri province's Vice Governor Keta Upar said in a statement that the latest Ebola case had been reported in Tchomia on the shores of Lake Albert. It is the closest the disease has come to Uganda, Congo's eastern neighbor.
The attack on the shores of Lake Albert on Friday is yet another example of human-animal conflict in Africa, where species often have to fight over natural resources - land and water - and many rural families don't have access to running water at home.
Alternative 1 includes the possibility of linking Lake Edward to Lake Albert, from which the White Nile starts at the port of Packwash, via a railway system.
Lake Victoria and Lake Albert are found on which continent?