OGTAN, NCDMB, PTDF partner to sustain local content through training
The Oil and Gas Trainers Association of Nigeria (OGTAN), in conjunction with the Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB), and the Petroleum Technology Development Fund (PTDF), have concluded plans to hold a one-day National Education Summit (NES).
Full implementation of local content as solution to unemployment
The Nigerian Content Development Monitoring Board (NCDMB) has identified the full implementation of the Local Content policies as solutions to unemployment in Nigeria. The Executive Secretary, NCDMB, Engr. Simbi Wabote made this assertion last week in Port Harcourt, Rivers State at an event organized by the Institute of Directors (IoD), Nigeria, where he made a…
NCDMB insists on oil sector deregulation
The Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board, (NCDMB), has reiterated the need to deregulate the downstream sector of the oil and gas industry to ensure efficiency and stability.
NCDMB's boss honoured for promoting economic growth, rule of law
Executive Secretary of Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board ( NCDMB), Simbi Kesiye Wabote has emerged the winner of the maiden edition of Juris Law Award, designed for honouring leaders who are taking significant steps towards promoting Rule of Law and economic growth in Nigeria. The chairman of the occasion, who presented the ward to…
NCDMB targets 2,000 jobs from new gas park
Two thousand direct jobs are expected to be created when the Nigerian Oil and Gas Park at Odukpani, Cross River State, is completed, the Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB) has said. The NCDMB said the construction, which has begun, would create a regional low-cost manufacturing hub that would produce equipment components and spare…
Total, NNPC, NCDMB set to decide on Ikike project
Although there is still work to be done on the Egina project, Total is already in talks with the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), and Nigeria Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB), on taking Final Investment Decision (FID), on another signature project, Ikike, before the year end. The Managing Director, Total Exploration and Production…
NIMASA plans to acquire 100 new cabotage vessels
The Nigeria Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), has unveiled plans to acquire 100 new cabotage vessels in collaboration with the Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB).
NCDMB explains $200 million intervention fund
The Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB), has explained that the recently launched $200 million Nigerian Content Intervention Fund (NCIF), is targeted at deepening local content participation in the nation’s Oil and Gas industry. The Executive Secretary, Simbi Wabote, who disclosed this in a chat with journalists, at the corporate headquarters of the Board…
Nigeria plans 50 per cent domiciliation of integration of FPSO
Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB), and major operating companies have embarked on plans that would ensure the full domiciliation of Floating Production Storage Offloading (FPSOs) vessels in Nigeria.