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gas flaring to end in 2025

Federal Government says gas flaring to end in 2025

OrderPaperToday - The Federal Government has said gas flaring in the country has been reduced to a minimum 8% and that the country is...
gas to be included in PSCs

PIB: Oil companies reject 2.5% contribution to host communities

OrderPaperToday – Oil companies operating in Nigeria have kicked against the proposed contribution of 2.5% of annual Operating Expenditure (OPEX) to funding the Host...
IOCs tasked on production cost

PIB: Lawan tasks IOCs to reduce cost of production

OrderPaperToday - The Senate President, Ahmad Lawan, has tasked International Oil Companies (IOCs) operating in Nigeria to reduce the cost in the production of...
Brawl at PIB public hearing

PIB Brawl: Host communities, CSOs flay public hearing

OrderPaperToday – In the aftermath of the brawl that led to the abrupt end of the House of Representatives’ public hearing on the Petroleum...
Passage of PIB

Passage of PIB set for April – Gbajabiamila

OrderPaperToday - Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, has assured that the passage of the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) would happen in...
petroleum minister defends 2.5 per cent host com fund

PIB: 2.5 per cent of operating costs for host communities fair – FG

OrderPaperToday - The Federal Government has stated that the 2.5 per cent proposal to host community development trust fund is fair. The Minister of State...
Ex NDDC officials shun senate probe

PIB: Host Communities propose scrapping of NDDC

OrderPaperToday - Oil-producing areas of the Niger Delta region under the aegis of Host Communities of Nigeria Producing Oil and Gas (HOSTCOM) have proposed...
Gender advocate on PIB

Gender perspectives missing in the PIB – Women group

OrderPaperToday - President, Women in Energy Network (WIEN), Funmi Ogbue, has decried the lack of refection of gender perspectives in the Petroleum Industry Bill...
host communities demand equity in PIB

PIB: Host communities demand 10% equity in NNPC

OrderPaperToday – Oil-bearing areas of the Niger Delta region under the aegis of Host Communities of Nigeria Producing Oil and Gas (HOSTCOM) have demanded...
Public hearing on PIB still holds

Public hearing on PIB to hold despite postponement of NASS resumption 

OrderPaperToday - The House of Representatives would still hold a scheduled public hearing on the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) despite postponement of resumption of...