OrderPaperToday – The Senior Special Adviser to the President on National Assembly Matters, Ita Enang, has revealed that the Petroleum Industry Governance Bill (PIGB) has not been transmitted for assent yet.
Enang revealed this in a statement issued in Abuja on Wednesday.
He said: “Further to several enquiries by the media, interest groups and the public in respect of the within named bill (PIGB), may I please state that the said bill has not yet been transmitted by the national assembly to the president.
“From my inquiries, the bill is still undergoing standard operating legislative processes of the National Assembly preparatory to transmission.”
Recall that the National Assembly passed the bill on the 28th of March, after the report of the conference committee was presented.
The PIG bill is one of the four segments of the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB).