Tag: PIB

House of Representatives Considers and Approves PIB

AMT Tanimu- July 1, 2021

Similarly the House of Representatives has considered and approved the Petroleum industry and governance bill, described by the speaker Femi gbajabiamila as a landmark legislation. ... Read More

Senate Passes Petroleum Industry Bill

AMT Tanimu- July 1, 2021

Senate has passed the Petroleum Industry Bill  says when signed into law will  reflect the  submissions of over 58 stakeholders in Nigeria's oil and gas ... Read More

Lawan, Gbajabiamila Ready to Break PIB Jinx

AMT Tanimu- September 29, 2020

The leadership of the National Assembly said, on Monday, that the Assembly would break the jinx of not being able to pass the Petroleum Industry ... Read More

PIB to be passed by mid 2020, says Sylva

Abdul Jimoh- January 1, 2020

Chief Timipre Sylva, Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, says review of the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) is at an advanced stage and full passage ... Read More

Benefits of Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) To Nigerians – Sen. Tayo Alasoadura

AMT Tanimu- May 22, 2017

Tayo Alasoadura, Abuja: Chairman, Senate Committee on Petroleum (Upstream), Senator Tayo Alasoadura, has said that the Petroleum Industry Governance Bill (PIB), now awaiting final passage ... Read More

NNPC Calls For Passage of PIB For Oil Industry Stability

AMT Tanimu- March 13, 2017

Ndu Ughamadu, Abuja: The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has urged the National Assembly to pass the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) into law to dispel ... Read More

Breaking: Senate Holds Public Hearing On PIB Tomorrow

AMT Tanimu- December 6, 2016

The Senate, will on Wednesday (December 7th, 2016) begin the public hearing on the Petroleum Industry Governance Bill (PIB), which passed the second reading on ... Read More

Senate Set to Introduce Host Community Development Legislation

AMT Tanimu- November 3, 2016

Yusuph Olaniyonu, Abuja: Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, on Wednesday, November 3rd, 2016, stated that the Senate would be introducing a Host Community legislation ... Read More

The Urgency Of A New Law For The Petroleum Sector In Nigeria

Suleiman Idris- October 14, 2016

The idea of a new law for the petroleum sector began precisely on the 20th April, 2000, more than sixteen years ago when the Obasanjo ... Read More

Nigeria To End Fuel Importation In The Next Three Years

Henry Solomon- May 5, 2016

The Minister of State for Budget and National Planning, Zainab Ahmed on Wednesday has revealed Federal Government's plan to end importation of petroleum product in three ... Read More

House of Reps Resumes Debate on Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB)

inno.korie- May 15, 2015

The establishment of a Petroleum Technology Bureau and a Development Fund to support the people in oil producing Communities were some of the issues raised, ... Read More

NNPC Audit Account Report Out Soon – FG

Arowobusoye Samuel- February 3, 2015

Controversy surrounding the alleged $20 billion missing fund may soon be put to rest as report of the forensic audit of NNPC account has been ... Read More

Nigeria – South Africa Sign MoU

admin- May 15, 2013

As part of a concerted effort to further transform the Nigerian Petroleum Sector, the Federal Government and South Africa have signed a memorandum of understanding ... Read More