Petroleum Industry Bill
Brass, Olokola LNG: Succumbing to organised sabotage
Nigeria's natural gas reserve is estimated to be about 192 Trillion Cubic Feet (TCF), and that places the country as ninth largest holder of proven gas in the world. Indeed experts, including the former Director of the Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) and Lead Consultant to the National Assembly on the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB),…
PIB: A bill too many
“I believe that if the EIA Act is religiously administered … the PIB would hardly be necessary…” The Guardian, April, 11, 2016 The general perception that most of our elected officials are painfully wanting in diligence, respecting their constitutional responsibilities may well be the reality, most regrettably so. A section of the leadership of the…
‘PIB will ensure transparency, growth in oil sector’
The Chairman, Strides Group, owners of Strides Energy & Maritime Ltd., an Offshore /Swamp Oil and Gas construction services company, Mr. Moritz Abazie has called on the National Assembly to expedite the passage of the remaining three parts of the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB).
PIGB: A watered-down version of Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB)
The 8th Senate has passed the PIGB which, when assented to by the President, will give birth to a new era for the Petroleum Industry in Nigeria. Most of the countries that established National Oil Companies as did Nigeria have actually developed their Petroleum Industries...
National Assembly defers passage of PIB to first quarter of 2018
Chairman of the Senate Committee on Upstream, Tayo Alasoadura, who spoke at the on-going 7th Practical Nigeria Content organised by the Nigeria Content and Development Monitoring Board (NCDMB) in Uyo...
Okowa seeks passage of petroleum industry bill
Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State has urged the National Assembly to pass the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) to boost investments in the oil and gas sector.He made the call yesterday in Asaba when the Nigerian Ambassador to Vietnam, Francis Efeduma visited him.
‘Ogoni cleanup has been politicised due to diverse interests’
Oil will become obsolete in the next 30years. There are now electrical cars. There is now a global Paris agreement for a gradual de-carbonisation process. You will see a transition from fossil fuel dependency to renewable sources of energy.
‘Why National Assembly must adopt common framework on PIGB’
The Chairman, joint National Committee on the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB), Chika Onuegbu has urged the National Assembly to agree on the passage of the Petroleum Industry Governance Bill (PIGB).
Senate passes first segment of PIB, unbundles NNPC
The Senate had explained that the other segment that would address the contentious host community issues would soon be presented for fresh legislative work.