Oil spillage: Reps demand list of defaulting oil companies from DPR


The House of Representatives Ad-hoc Committee on Oil spillage in the Niger Delta region on Tuesday challenged the management of the Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) over its monitoring of compliance of oil companies to prescribed environmental standards of operation and demanded the full list of oil companies that have oil spill records from the agency

The Chairman of the Committee, Hon. Amiru Tukur, who gave the marching order in Abuja at the commencement of investigation hearing into all clean-ups and remediation by all the oil companies operating in the Niger Delta region of Nigeria vowed that the panel carried out its assignment to the logical conclusion

The Chairman, who…

Source: Nigerian Tribune