Nigerian Jokers

The Petroleum Industry Bill, stuck in committee since 2009, was fast-tracked this year by President Goodluck Jonathan. Under the new law, anyone who “interferes” with the oil minister will be fined or imprisoned. And it allows the oil minister and the directors of state institutions to receive gifts,
Provisions that would have forced the government to publish how much oil it pumps and all the payments it receives from oil firms – in an industry where secrecy is blamed for corruption – have been stripped from the bill.
>Oil and Gas Press