Category "Newsletter, 2017 June Edition"

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PWYP Joins OGP Nigeria’s Technical Committee On Extractives

On 20th June 2017, the Open Government Partnership (OGP) subcommittee on extractives had their inaugural meeting to fashion out plans to address myriads of challenges facing Nigeria’s development. The meeting was declared open by the Mr. Kayode Fayemi, the Minister […]

Publish What You Pay-Nigeria Mourns Pa Everistus Uzoigwe

Publish What You Pay-Nigeria (PWYP) joins Michael Uzoigwe and the entire extractive transparency advocacy families in Nigeria and the Globe to commiserate with Uzoigwe’s family over the death of their father Pa. Everistus Uzoigwe. PWYP – Nigeria is proud of […]

Group Asks FG To Declare Anambra Oil Producing State

  The Oil and Solid Mineral Producing Area Landlord’s Association of Nigeria, OMPALAN, has called on Federal Government to accord Anambra State full status of an oil producing state. The Association admonished the Nigerian state to treat oil block allocation […]

Extractive Sector Corruption Media Report: June 2017

The reason PWYP – Nigeria collates and reproduces media report of corruption in the extractive is to ensure that they are kept on the front burner of the national fight against corruption until something happens. The flash of corruption report […]

Protecting Community Development Agreement

The Community Development Agreement (CDA) in the Solid Minerals Sector is aimed at promoting a harmonious and mutually beneficial relationship between the Mining Companies and their host Communities. The CDA formed part of the Nigerian Minerals and Mining Act (NMMA), […]

The Petroleum Industry Governance Bill And The Future Of NNPC

The effective restructuring of the Petroleum Industry in Nigeria is one of the major objectives of the Petroleum Industry Governance Bill (PIGB). An in debt analysis of the provisions of the PIGB reveals that the bill when passed into law […]

The Huge Corruption Called Niger Delta Development Commission

The Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) was established in 2000 by the NDDC Act. The Act repealed the Oil Mineral Producing Areas Commission Decree 1998 and established the NDDC with a reorganized administrative structure for increased effectiveness. The commission was […]