Reject PIB for failing to address key issues — CAPPA, HOMEF, others urge Nigerians
by admin on July 14, 2021 at 8:24 am
Socially relevant and need-meeting organisations in partnership with civil society movements have called on Nigerians to massively reject the long-expected PIB as it has failed to address fundamental issues.
Petroleum Industry Bill at variance with Nigeria’s climate change pledges – Campaigners
by admin on July 14, 2021 at 8:15 am
A group of four not-for-profit organisations – Corporate Accountability and Public Participation Africa (CAPPA), We the People, Health of Mother Earth Foundation (HOMEF) and Environmental Rights Action/Friends of the Earth Nigeria (FoEN) – in Lagos on Wednesday, July 7, 2021 at a media session rejected the PIB because, according to them, it fails to address key issues.
Don’t sign PIB, civil society groups caution Buhari, reject document
by admin on July 14, 2021 at 8:11 am
Civil society groups have rejected “the current version” of the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) for failure to address community, economic and environmental concerns.”
Dump Frontier Basins For Clean Energy, CSOs Tell FG, Fault PIB
by admin on July 14, 2021 at 7:59 am
…Bill Negates Nigeria’s Commitment To Paris Agreement Fault PIB For Giving Oil Companies Overriding Power To Nominate All Members of BoT of Host Communities Call For Deletion Of Clause Seeking To Make Communities Forfeit Benefits Over Act Of Vandalism
ANALYSIS: How state governments cheat oil-producing communities in use of 13% derivation fund
by admin on April 26, 2021 at 9:57 am
Since Nigeria’s Fourth Republic began in 1999, the eight oil and gas producing states have received over N9 trillion under the derivation principle sanctioned by the nation’s constitution.
PIB’s chances of solving host communities’ problems get slimmer – Businessday NG
by admin on April 1, 2021 at 5:00 pm
The chances of the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) to address problems in the oil sector, especially those which have to do with host communities, have got slimmer as host communities and some Civil Societies (CSO) have rejected the Bill for not accommodating their interests.