Is Nigeria Ready to Pass Petroleum Industry Bill?


Government has been urged by members of the National Assembly to fast-track its legislative duties on the Petroleum Industry Bill.
  • Nigeria:  PIB Committee Gets 30 Days to Produce Draft

    Leadership, 20 January 2012

    The Federal Government has given the special Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) task force 30 working days to produce a new draft bill for presentation to the National Assembly. read more »

  • Nigeria:  PENGASSAN, NUPENG Urge Enactment of Petroleum Industry Bill

    Leadership, 19 January 2012

    The Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (PENGASSAN) has urged the Federal Government to fast-track the enactment of the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB). read more »

  • Nigeria:  FG to Inaugurate PIB Task Force Tomorrow

    Daily Trust, 18 January 2012

    The Federal Government will tomorrow inaugurate an eight-man Special Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) Task Force in line with the resolve to give accelerated attention to the bill ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  President Jonathan Advised to Send Fresh Bill to National Assembly

    Daily Trust, 18 January 2012

    A non-governmental organization, Africa Network for Environment and Economic Justice (ANEEJ) has advised President Goodluck Jonathan to send a fresh Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Why I Rejected Appointment Into PIB Task Force - ACN Scribe

    The Moment, 18 January 2012

    NATIONAL Secretary of the Action Congress of Nigeria (ACN), Senator Lawal Shuaibu, yesterday declined his appointment as a member of the Special Task Force on the speedy passage of ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  National Assembly Tasked On Quick Passage of PIB Bill

    Daily Trust, 18 January 2012

    The Chairman of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) G. 84 group of the National Executive Committee (NEC), Alhaji Issa Tafida Mafindi has urged the National Assembly to fast track its ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  ACN Scribe Rejects Appointment Into PIB Task Force

    Daily Trust, 18 January 2012

    The National Secretary of Action Congress of Nigeria (ACN) Senator Lawan Shuaibu has rejected his appointment as a member of the special task force on the passage of the Petroleum ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Good Fate for Petroleum Industry Bill

    The Moment, 18 January 2012

    Now that the federal legislators have finally agreed to pass the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB), one can boldly say that there is now good fate for the PIB, which would be for the ... read more »

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