PIB Receives Boost In Ondo
Efforts to enrich the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) with the input of critical stakeholders received a boost Wednesday as traditional rulers and opinion leaders as well as youths, women, representatives of government and oil associations gathered at Igbokoda, headquarters of Ilaje Local Government Area of Ondo State to discuss and chart a new course for oil bearing communities. Giving the welcome address, OSOPADEC Chairman, Hon. Olugbenga Edema, urged the attendees to avail themselves of the advantage of the forum to have a say in the process leading to the passage of Petroleum Industry Bills especially the Petroleum Industry Host Communities Bill currently in the National Assembly. Other related bills are, Petroleum Industry Administration Bill and Petroleum Industry Fiscal Bill.