Dickens Kamugisha is the current Chief Executive Officer of Africa Institute for Energy Governance (AFIEGO). He is also an advocate of the High Court of Uganda and a member of Uganda Law Society and East African Law Society. Dickens has undertaken many professional trainings including Access to Biological Resources, Benefit Sharing and Material Transfer Agreement (ABS), International Trade Policy, Bio-safety Mechanisms-Intellectual Property Law and Health in Africa, NGO Leaders Capacity Building Strategy and others. He has written widely on oil and electricity governance. Dickens holds a Master of Laws degree majoring in Energy Governance from Makerere University, Kampala-Uganda.
Samuel Okulony is a programs and Research Coordinator at AFIEGO. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Environmental Science Technology and Management from Kyambogo University and has undergone trainings in communication, Justice River, Climate change adaptation and Natural disaster management and Management Accounting for Non-Governmental Organizations (MANGO). He has held various leadership positions throughout his academic career. Before joining AFIEGO, Samuel worked with Jawo Industries Limited as Assistant Safety Officer and did his internship training at Soroti district local government.
Angella Tusiime is the project assistant at AFIEGO. She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Journalism and Communication from Makerere University. She has written for The Observer Newspaper and holds a strong foundation in literature and communication for development. She boosts of skills in documentation, community work, photography and video production.
She is particularly passionate about social justice and positive transformation within communities.
Prior to joining AFIEGO, Ms. Tusiime worked with Film 256 under the project Youth for Film, a project funded by the US Embassy, where she was in charge of documenting the project’s successes and shortcomings. She has also worked with Success Africa, a human consultancy firm, as head of communications and multimedia.
Ampeire Evas K. is an IT and Results Officer. Evas worked with Agency for Transformation as an IT and Office Administrator before joining AFIEGO. She holds a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science from Uganda Christian University, Mukono. She also obtained a Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA), Graphics and Design certificate from Makerere University.
Sandra Atusinguza is a Research Associate at AFIEGO. She holds a Bachelor's degree in Development Studies from Uganda Christian University, Mukono (U.C.U). Before joining AFIEGO, she volunteered with Kitara Heritage Development Agency (KHEDA) in the oil and gas department. She also volunteered with Reproductive Health Uganda.
Natuhwera Sylvia is the Office Assistant with Africa Institute For Energy Governance . She holds a certificate in secretarial studies from YMCA.