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  • Oil Minister thinks $40 million is required to publicize already popular PIB
    PIB ‘Awareness Campaign’ to Guzzle N6.2 billion

    The Federal government has plans on the way to spend N6.201 bn on an awareness campaign for the Petroleum Industry Bill. The campaign, which according to a budget performance breakdown of the Ministry of Petroleum Resources for...

    • Posted November 30, 2012
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  • Petroleum Minister, Diezani Madueke
    PIB: Lawmakers Move Against Petroleum Minister’s Powers

    As the debate on the Petroleum industry bill is about to enter full throttle, one major area  of concern for lawmakers is the immense powers the legislation provides the Minister of petroleum. According to experts on the...

    • Posted September 24, 2012
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  • Representatives
    Reps Vow not To Pass PIB in Present Form, Cite Oil Minister as Cause for Concern

    The Representatives are adamant on not passing the Petroleum Industry Bill in its present form. According to interviews conducted by Reuters, the lawmakers cite several reasons for refusing to pass the PIB in its current form. One...

    • Posted August 7, 2012
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  • Petroleum Minister, Diezani Madueke
    Compromised Petroleum Industry Bill Finally Submitted to President Jonathan

    The Minister of Petroleum Resources has confirmed that the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) has been submitted to Mr. President. This move may signal an end to the years of waiting all stakeholders including the Nigerian people have...

    • Posted June 30, 2012
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  • GEJ Democracy Day Broadcast
    Present Version of Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) will “Upset” Nigerians – Experts

    Analysts that have consulted the Federal Government on the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) disclosed that the legislation will favour the oil companies more than it would Nigerians. Pedro van Meurs, an oil and gas consultant who advised...

    • Posted May 30, 2012
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  • Lawmakers
    Senators Take Ownership of PIB Submission Process

    The upper Chamber of the House of Assembly has taken conclusive steps to present a harmonized version of the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB), after several delays by the Presidency in presenting its own harmonized version. The Chairman...

    • Posted May 24, 2012
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  • Nigeria's Minister of Petroleum Diezani Allison-Madueke speaks at a media briefing on a new gas price regime in the capital of Abuja May 27, 2010.Nigeria's state power company will pay energy companies, such as Royal Dutch Shell and ExxonMobil more for their gas to encourage investment and boost supply capacity, the oil minister said on Thursday.REUTERS/Afolabi Sotunde (NIGERIA - Tags: POLITICS ENERGY)
    PIB will be Submitted to House of Assembly in March – Diezani Madueke

    The Minister for Petroleum Resources, Diezani Madueke has said the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) will be resubmitted to the House of Assembly for deliberation in March. The Minister disclosed this whilst speaking at the opening of an...

    • Posted February 22, 2012
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