We will Propose Legislation for NEITI to Prosecute Extractives Infractions – Ikeagwonu Ugochinyere

Rt Hon. Ikeagwonu Ugochinyere (Ikenga Imo), the Committee Chairman on Downstream Petroleum in the House of Representatives has said that his committee will propose legislation that will give powers to the Nigerian Extractives Industries Transparency Initiative (NEITI) to prosecute infractions in the extractives sector in Nigeria, these include oil gas and mining sectors.

He said this when the House Committee on Petroleum Downstream paid a courtesy visit to the Executive Secretary at the NEITI House in Abuja on Tuesday, August 29.

He said: