Consultative Meeting on the Petroleum Host Community Development Bill

On October 25, 2017, Spaces for Change (S4C) convened a consultative meeting in Port Harcourt, Rivers State on the Petroleum Host Community Development Bill, 2016. The meeting brought together 40 leaders of petroleum host communities, women, youth, cultural and non-governmental organizations, including the representatives of state legislative houses, academia and the media.   In his…

Petroleum Host Community Development Bill

Sponsored by Honourable Victor O. Nwokolo, the Petroleum Host Community Development BillĀ seeks to monitor and regulate the programs and practices of communities that are included in petroleum production. The major objective for the bill is to provide a particular structure that guides the companies and people involved in the petroleum production and the conduct their…