Thursday, 2nd December 2021
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Petroleum Industry Bill

23 Jul
A member of the Senate committee on electoral matters, Mr. Seriake Dickson, has warned against the usurpation of the powers of the Independent National Electoral Commission...
20 Jul
Connected Development (CODE) has cautioned the Federal Government and the National Assembly against restricting host communities’ sense of ownership in the recently passed Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB), saying doing so will fuel fresh agitations in the region.
19 Jul
To help douse the swift and conflicting reactions, utter confusion and frustration raging in the minds of the Niger Deltans and other stakeholders, occasioned by the inexplicable and unexpected provisions
17 Jul
The Federal Government is planning to increase its oil reserves by 40 billion barrels and gas reserves to 220TCF by 2030.
17 Jul
The House of Representatives, yesterday, passed the harmonised contentious Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB).
16 Jul
Senators from the South-South geopolitical zone sustained their protest yesterday, as the Senate passed the harmonised Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB).
16 Jul
The House of Representatives has suspended consideration of the harmonised contentious Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB).
14 Jul
The Major Oil Marketers Association of Nigeria (MOMAN) and the Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (DAPPMAN) have kicked against the restriction of petroleum import licence to a limited...
14 Jul
The last few weeks must go down as season of bitter pills that made some Nigerians holding certain ideological belief or agitating for one thing or the other to squint over the unpalatable news before them.
13 Jul
Members of the Host Communities of Nigeria Producing Oil and Gas (HOSTCOM), yesterday, described the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) as passed by the National Assembly as “immoral and draconian.”
11 Jul
I would like to return to my September, 2019 piece titled, ‘Why Buhari is Man of the Decade’ to strengthen my argument today that our President, Muhammadu Buhari deserves more respect than we have accorded him so far.
8 Jul
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) caucus in the National Assembly has endorsed and adopted the resolutions of southern governors on the establishment of state police, electoral reform and five per cent oil equity share for host communities.


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