Tanzania and the Quest for Sustainable Utilization of Oil and Natural Gas.

    Natural resources ought to be utilized for realization of the benefits of the people in the country in which they are found. This right of the people to enjoy benefits of natural resources found in their country has been sanctioned by UN resolutions 626 (VII) of 1952 and 1803 (XVII) of 1962, which states that states and their people have permanent sovereignty rights over natural resources found in their countries.

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