Deadlocked Nigerian oil law shows no signs of passage as stakeholders remain divided

Issue 249 - 28 Feb 2013
The long-awaited Petroleum Industry Bill is no closer to becoming law as the various industry stakeholders expose the gulf in opinions over key areas such as tax rates and sanctity of contracts. And there are fears of further delays as the legislative process slows in the run-up to the 2015 presidential election, writes David Slater in Abuja.

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