The House of Representatives has threatened to seek the arrest of the Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, Godwin Emefiele and the Accountant-General of the Federation, AGF, Ahmed Idris over oil licenses.
According to the House, the threat is in respect of the sale of Oil Prospecting Licenses (OPLs) and Oil Mining Leases OMLs to some international oil companies (OICs).
The Chairman of the House adhoc committee on OPLs/OMLs, Gideon Gwani (PDP-Kaduna), issued the threat while briefing journalists on Friday in Abuja.
He said the committee’s mandate was to carry out investigation of all the OPLs and OMLs granted by the Federal Government. Continue reading