(Special Report) Where were you? How disunity among Niger Delta lawmakers harmed PIB

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(Special Report) Where were you? How disunity among Niger Delta lawmakers harmed PIB

(Special Report) Where were you? How disunity among Niger Delta lawmakers harmed PIB
(Special Report) Where were you? How disunity among Niger Delta lawmakers harmed PIB
  • PIB passage, 3% Host communities, 30% Frontier basins funds:

•Niger Delta senators didn’t endorse 30% for frontier basins  — Senator Ekpenyong 

•Frontier basins fund not only for the North — Senator Urhoghide 

•I boycotted debate in protest  — Senator Tofowomo

•Frontier basin fund, covert re-colonization, robbery of N’Delta host communities — HM Ayemi-Botu

•How bill ‘ll hurt oil industry — Expert

•PIB smuggled into order paper, not yet passed — South South Reps

Our reporters

Senators from Oil-producing states

* Ovie Omo-Agege, Deputy Senate President, Delta Central, APC

* Christopher Ekpenyong, Akwa Ibom North-West, PDP

* Enyinnaya Abaribe, Abia South, PDP

* Betty Apiafi, Rivers West, PDP

* Rochas Okorocha, Imo West, APC

* Seriake Dickson, Bayelsa West, PDP

* Sandy Onor, Cross River Central, PDP

* Frank Ibezim, Imo North, APC

* Akon Ayakenyi, Akwa Ibom South, PDP

* Theordore Orji, Abia…



Source: Vanguard Newspaper