Wednesday, 20th October 2021
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Deepening implementation of local content initiative can be sustained by deploying certain programmes such as capacity building initiatives, funding and incentives and research and development, gap analysis....
13 Oct
Panelists at the recent Seplat Energy Summit in Abuja have identified finance, time, action, among others, as critical to Nigeria’s quest to transit from fossil fuels to renewable energy.
29 Sep
Shell has said its research and development strategy is aligned with Nigeria’s 10-year strategic roadmap for local content being implemented by the Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB).
15 Sep
The Nigerian Content Development and Management Board (NCDMB), has certified Wowbii Interactive’s mini assembly plant, while emphasising the need to focus more on Information and Communication Technology (ICT), in the country.
15 Sep
NCDMB not oil exploration or interventionist agency, says Wabote The National Association of Seadogs, otherwise known as Pyrates Confraternity, has blamed attacks on military facilities in the country on President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration pampering of terrorism suspects. It said bandits have become embolden due to the culture of impunity, which has been allowed to thrive…
14 Sep
Dangote Oil Refinery has partnered the Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB) to promote research and development in the oil and gas sector of the country.
10 Sep
Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Timipre Sylva, yesterday, announced the creation of the Nigerian Content Research and Development Fund with an initial seed capital of $50 million.
9 Sep
The Federal Government has said that with the country’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) of $450 billion and a yearly budget of $35 billion, a huge opportunity exists to enhance resources of the private sector for the government's development goals.
9 Sep
The Executive Secretary of Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB), Simbi Wabote, has won the African Local Content Icon Award by the 2021 African Business Leadership Awards (ABLA).     Organised by the African Leadership Magazine, the award has 12 categories and the winners emerged through selection, online voting for nominees and the editorial…
6 Sep
The Vice President of the Economic Commission of West African States (ECOWAS) Commission, Finda Koroma, has called for the creation of opportunities for youths to leverage Africa's demographic divides.
9 Aug
Despite the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the oil and gas industry and the Nigerian economy, TotalEnergies, at the weekend, celebrating the success of the sail-away
8 Jul
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), some multinationals and local partners have in the last two years attracted about $32 billion investment into the Nigerian oil and gas sector.


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The Taliban agreed Wednesday to work with Russia, China and Iran on regional security after the Kremlin warned of emerging Islamic State and drug-trafficking threats in the wake of the hardline group's takeover in Afghanistan.
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The Police Command in Niger on Wednesday confirmed the abduction of thirteen passengers by gunmen at Konar Barau village of Rafi Local Government Area of the state.
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By Laetitia Badolo OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso, 19 October 2021 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/-  Access to water and sanitation remains a luxury for most people in Africa. African parliamentarians are ensuring that this luxury effectively became what it really is, a basic human right. The biggest hindrance to improving water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) in Africa is the absence of…
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The management of Eko Electricity Distribution Company (EKEDC) on Wednesday announced a six-hour planned outage in some communities in Badagry, Lagos State.
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First things first, writing about politics, its abracadabra, its luggage and attendant baggage, is not what I do (as one left that forte years ago.) And the primary reason for not writing about Nigerian, African or global politics is that as any noteworthy writer and strategic thinker who is worth his or her salt would…