Nigeria Loses N50 Trillion Annually From Untapped Natural Resources

Sunday, June 28, 2015

Federal, states and local governments are losing about N50 trillion annually from untapped resources that abound in the nation's soil. Nigeria is estimated to be losing about N8 trillion annually from untapped gold. The estimates are monies that should...

President Sirleaf Receives UN Habitat Executive Director Joan Closs and Cities Alliance Partnership Rt. Hon. Clare Short - Gets Feedback On Liberia's Urban City Planning Process

Sunday, June 28, 2015

President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf separately received in audience the Executive Director of UN-Habitat and Under Secretary General of the United Nations, Dr. Joan Closs and the International Policy Advisor of Cities Alliance Partnership and Chair of ...

Oil and Gas Tax - FG Loses N135 Billion Revenue Annually - Investigation

Sunday, June 28, 2015

The federal government has lost no less than N135 billion in the last three years as a result of the under-assessment of Petroleum Profit Tax (PPT), signature bonus, royalty and other specific revenue flows, LEADERSHIP investigations reveal.

Group: Jonathan Administration Never Sold Oil Blocks

Sunday, June 28, 2015

Accuses Shell of inappropriate conduct, NEITI of mischief

NEITI, NNPC and FGN: Can the tail wag the dog?

Sunday, June 28, 2015

I have been looking into the recent news report whereby the Nigerian Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (NEITI) disclosed (for those who do not know already or simply refuse to acknowledge) that petroleum subsidy payments can fund new ...

Chasing the public's acceptance – Reorganisation underway at Energy ministry

Sunday, June 28, 2015

Implementing the World Bank-sponsored Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI) standard is part of a package of the Energy Ministry's efforts to regain public acceptance.

EITI hurt by low input from developed countries

Saturday, June 27, 2015

Low participation by developed countries in the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI) is slowly eroding its credibility.

Reps Probe NNPC's Oil Swap Contracts

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

Members of the House of Representatives have resolved to launch a forensic investigation into the alleged malpractices by the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) in the crude oil swap contracts with major oil companies.

Civil Society Reps Blast Burma’s Opaque Extractive Industries

Thursday, June 25, 2015

A group of civil society stakeholders called on the government on Friday to halt all extractive projects in ethnic areas until a ceasefire is brokered between Naypyidaw and ethnic armed groups.

Champion dans la protection de la biodiversité - PERENCO-REP dévoile les prouesses de son partenariat avec l'ICCN

Thursday, June 25, 2015

La 2ème édition de la Semaine française de Kinshasa a offert au géant pétrolier de la République Démocratique du Congo, PERENCO-REP, une belle opportunité de brandir ses réalisations à impact visible non seulement en termes de contribution dans le ...