Memorandum Submitted to the House of Representatives’ Adhoc Committee on the Petroleum Industry Bills

The Nigerian parliament, specifically the House of Representatives’ Adhoc Committee on the Petroleum Industry Bills convened a public hearing on the underlisted draft oil reform statutes on May 15 – 17, 2018, namely: 1. Petroleum Host & Impacted Communities Development Bill (PHCDB) 2 Petroleum Industry Fiscal Bill 2018 and 3. Petroleum Industry Administration Bill 2018.…

Analysis of the Petroleum Host & Impacted Communities Development Bill 2018

Nigeria’s Petroleum Industry Bill has been split into a number of distinct legislations which now include: 1. Petroleum Industry Governance Bill (PIGB) 2. Petroleum Host & Impacted Communities Development Bill (PHCDB) 3 Petroleum Industry Fiscal Bill 2018 and 4. Petroleum Industry Administration Bill 2018.   The Petroleum Host & Impacted Communities Development Bill 2018 aims…