APC governors fault Southern governors forum


The forum of governors on the platform of the All Progressives Congress has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for giving his presidential assent to the Petroleum Industry Bill which has ultimately become an Act.

Despite criticisms trailing the review of allocation for the proposed Host Communities Development Trust from five to three per cent by both chambers of Parliament and the dedication of 30 per cent profit of yet to be unveiled Nigerian National Petroleum Company Limited to the exploration of oil and gas in the Frontier Basins, the Progressive Governors Forum said the federal government has made ample provisions for the Niger Delta region.

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Source: Nigerian Tribune