Nigeria's Govt Split on Petroleum Bill
The Senate's debate on the Petroleum Industry Bill has sparked a rift between northern senators and their counterparts from the Niger Delta region.
African Arguments, 6 March 2013
Ever since Nigeria's first oil find at Olobiri in 1956, the question of who should benefit and pay for the costs and consequences of oil production has been a contentious issue; ... read more »
Petroleum Industry Bill
The House of Representatives will begin the debate on the proposed implementation of the Petroleum Industry Bill that has elicited mixed reactions across the country. Read more »