By Emma Arubi
WARRIâ€”THE Nigeri an Bar Association (NBA) has threatened to drag the Federal Government to court if it failed to withdraw the Petroleum Industry Bill and reverse its decision to downgrade the Petroleum Training Institute (PTI) in favour of the Kaduna Petroleum College.
The Warri branch of the NBA further called for the removal of the Petroleum Minister, Dr. Rilwanu Lukman, from office, saying his continued stay in office was capable of plunging the nation into another unwarranted civil war.
In a statement signed by its Chairman, Dr. A.O. Giwa, and Secretary, A.A.Bekederemo., the NBA noted that reforms in the oil industry were pertinent, â€œ