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Uganda / Bujagali Falls Dam #424603

CNN Evening News for Monday, May 25, 1998
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(Studio: Bernard Shaw) Report introduced.

(Bujagali, Uganda: Catherine Bond) The controversy over plans to dam the Nile River in Uganda to provide power for the nation's economic growth featured; scenes shown of whitewater rafting in Bujagali Falls, Uganda, a tourist activity would be lost if a dam is built. [Ugandan finance ministry Emmanuel TUMUSIIME-MUTEBILE - talks about the economy and the need for more power.] [AES Nile Independent Power Christian WRIGHT - says the question is what is best for Uganda's people.] The view of the people about the dam noted. [Basoga elder Mathias NGOBI, Adrift Rafting Company Stephen LINEAWEAVER - comment on the future.]

Bond, Catherine;
Shaw, Bernard

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