Petroleum Industry Governance Bill
23 Jun 2017
The passage of the Petroleum Industry Governance Bill (PIGB) by the Senate, the other day, represents a good starting point in the effort to re-position Nigeria’s oil and gas industry.
22 Jun 2017
The organizations, according to their representative and Director, Social Action, Dr. Isaac Osuoka, are civil Society Legislative Advocacy Center (CISLAC), Zero Corruption Coalition (ZCC), Socialist Workers League, Global Rescue Mission and Keen and Care Initiative.
14 Jun 2017
In the first part of this article, we analysed the version of the Petroleum Industry Governance Bill (PIGB) passed by the Senate. The write up pointed out some areas of the Bill, which required further review from our perspective.
7 Jun 2017
The Petroleum Equalization Fund (PEF) will continue to exist. However, the PEF Act will be repealed, and the PIGB will serve as the relevant legislation for the existence of the PEF.
25 May 2017
The Nigerian Senate Thursday passed the Petroleum Industry Governance Bill, seventeen years after it was first introduced to the National Assembly.
27 Apr 2017
The Senate yesterday said barring all unforeseen circumstances, it would pass the Petroleum Industry Governance Bill (PIGB) on May 16 and 17, 2017.Chairman, Senate committee on Petroleum Resources (Upstream), Tayo Alaosoadura made the disclosure when the United States Ambassador.....
9 Apr 2017
As the Petroleum Industry Governance Bill (PIGB) was laid on the floor of the Senate by the joint committees on petroleum (downstream and upstream) and gas, stakeholders and experts have warned on the dangers of passing the bill in tranches and non-incorporation of the demands of host communities.