Wednesday, 28th February 2024


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Defending champions, Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), began their campaign in the 19th edition of the Nigeria Oil and Gas Industry Games (NOGIG), yesterday, with a 1-0 defeat of Petroleum Training Institute (PTI).
20 Jan
Bayelsa State Governor, Senator Douye Diri, has charged the new management of the Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB) to improve on its performance, saying his administration will continue to support the organisation’s effort to develop local content.
11 Jan
The Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB) has revealed a plan to raise participation of Nigerian insurance’s participation in the oil and gas business to 70 per cent.
6 Dec
Nigeria's local content across the oil and gas sector stagnated at 54 per cent this year to create serious concerns after a 13-year upward outlook amid rising divestment by international oil companies and over $25 billion investment by indigenous organisations.
22 Nov
Eminent nationalists in the country, yesterday, urged President Bola Ahmed Tinubu to initiate the process of implementing the 2014 National Conference report, saying decisions reached at the conference enjoy the support of the majority of Nigerians.
2 Nov
The Federal Government (FG) has launched a new Monitoring and Evaluation Reporting Template for stakeholders of the oil and gas industry in Nigeria.
1 Nov
The Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE) has sought review of the Electricity Regulation Act, 2023, stating that the technical aspect of the electricity supply industry was not properly articulated in the new law.
25 Oct
The Presidential Enabling Business Environment Council (PEBEC) has released its 2023 Biannual Executive Order 001 (EO1) Compliance Report, showing Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB), Standards Organisation of Nigeria ..
5 Oct
Nigerian Content Development Monitoring Board (NCDMB), yesterday, said the current wave of divestment by international oil companies (IOCs) from the country is a plus, especially for development of local content.
26 Sep
Nigerian National Petroleum Company Limited (NNPCL) and Nigerian Content Development & Monitoring Board (NCDMB), yesterday, signed a Memorandum of Understanding with international oil companies (IOCs) to reduce the contracting cycle to 180 days ....
8 Aug 2023
Imbibing principles of corporate governance will sustain the operations of oil and gas companies, the Executive Secretary of the Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB), Simbi Wabote, has said.
2 Aug 2023
Plans are underway by the Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB) to establish a low-cost manufacturing hub for equipment components and spare parts used in the oil and gas industry in Ondo State.


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The Committee for the Defence of Human Rights (CDHR), yesterday, lamented that two years after the brutal murder of 22-year-old fashion designer, Bamise Ayanwola, authorities have remained uncommitted to giving justice to the deceased.
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World Trade Organisation's (WTO) Director General, Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, has said that the world is yet to fully appreciate the economic value of sports, which potential she described as enormous.
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After a well-mobilised nationwide protest that rocked major cities over the high cost of living and hardship yesterday, the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has suspended action erstwhile scheduled to end today.
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Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives, Benjamin Kalu has hinted that members of parliament are willing to adjust their salaries as sacrifice and in solidarity with Nigerians over the prevailing hardship in the country. 
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Worried by the economic crunch, the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), yesterday, cautioned the Federal Government against adoption of economic advisories from the international lending agencies including International Monetary Fund, (IMF) and World Bank. 
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Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has reiterated his administration’s commitment to creating an attractive environment for investment, particularly multinationals from the United States and the rest of Africa.
2 hours ago
House of Representatives has ordered the Nurses and Midwifery Council of Nigeria (NMCN) to immediately stop the implementation of certificate verification guidelines for nurses billed to take effect from March 1, 2024.
2 hours ago
Former aides of ex-governor Ibikunle Amosun have sent an appeal to Governor Dapo Abiodun of Ogun State to pay their severance gratuitiesthat were denied them since they left office in 2019.
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Amid harsh climatic condition and economic downturn, the public power supply has further worsened nationwide, with households and businesses squeezing to run on generator sets. TOBI AWODIPE and WALIAT MUSA report that the government can do no wrong with special intervention in the area of power supply. Nigeria, once again, finds itself in the throes of a growing crisis as…