The Nigeria Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative [NEITI] invites oil and gas companies,the civil society and relevant government agencies to a national interactive forum on the petroleum industry bill(PIB).
The Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) has been presented to the National Assembly for consideration and passage into law. The PIB is an important Bill expected to drive the reforms in the Oil and Gas sector in Nigeria. In view of the above, NEITI is convening the forum on the Bill to sensitize stakeholders on its provisions with a view to stimulating quality debate and constructive engagement from different view points for the purpose of gathering reliable information,data and generate ideas that will assist the National Assembly in the consideration and passage of the bill.
Special Guest of Honour:Rt Hon. Emeka Ihedioha,CFR,Deputy Speaker,House of Representatives
Keynote Speaker:Ledum Mitee,Chairman,NEITI Board.
Host:Mrs Zainab Ahmed,Executive Secretary ,NEITI
Date: 20th and 21st September, 2012 Venue: Lagos Oriental Hotel, Lekki Road, Victoria Island Time: 8:00am daily.
Experts in petroleum and energy legislation,the EITI,Oil and Gas industry executives are expected to speek at the event.