New Oil Producing States

The House of Representatives recently considered a motion to declare Kogi, Enugu and Anambra States as oil producing states on the basis of oil and gas deposits found in commercial quantities within the said states. The House thereafter urged the

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Tax Incentive Management & Transparency Bill

The Tax Incentive Management and Transparency Bill, 2017 (SB. 331) has scaled through second reading and was subsequently referred to the Committee on Finance. The Bill seeks to enhance transparency in the management and accounting of tax incentives to block

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The Labour Act (Amd.) Bill

The Labour Act (Amendment) Bill, 2016 (HB. 434) and Labour Act (Amendment) Bill, 2016 (HB 339) went through second reading at the House of Representatives. The bills were subsequently referred to the House Committee on Labour, Employment and Productivity for

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Piers Act (Amd.) Bill

Piers Act (Amendment) Bill, 2016 (HB. 678) went through second reading at the House of Representatives. The Bill was subsequently referred to the House Committee on Ports, Harbours and Waterways. The bill seeks to amend the Piers Act, Cap. P17,

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National Industrial Court (Amd.) Bill & Court of Appeal (Amd.) Bill)

The National Industrial Court (Amendment) Bill (HB. 860) and Court of Appeal Act (Amendment) Bill (HB. 861) went through second reading at the House of Representatives of the National Assembly. The Bills were subsequently referred to the House Committee on

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