sharing in governance of extractive industries
Since those hard fought National elections, one year ago, President Buhari has been pushing ahead since his win, with a range of anti-corruption measures -he started with much needed reforms in key institutions, like Nigerian National Petroleum Company (NNPC), Nigerian Maritime and Safety Administration (NIMASA), Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) and the Military.
I could see evidence of this in Abuja, two weeks ago, while visiting the administrative capital, with the…Continue
The Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI) has now been around for well over a decade (see here for more on the EITI’s history). Formed as a response to the much vaunted ‘resource curse’, the EITI has developed a position for itself as an important and innovative actor in the fight against natural resource-focussed corruption. Indeed, it leads the way in developing consultative processes for more openness in the oil, gas and…Continue