Both chambers of Nigeria's parliament have passed a bill that overhauls nearly every aspect of the country's oil and gas production, putting a project that has been in the works for two decades one step closer to presidential sign-off.
Legislators have been hashing out details of the bill since President Muhammadu Buhari presented an initial version in September last year, but an overhaul has been in the works for some 20 years.
The chambers had been expected to vote clause by clause on the more than 400-page long report, but instead quickly approved the full package…
More details through:
News Archive from before July 2018