Who’s Who in the Nigerian Oil and Gas Industry makes available within one source, comprehensive information on Nigerian professionals and entrepreneurs who have and are making significant contribution to the growth and development of the industry. Nigerian professionals have been contributing significantly to the development of the Nigerian industry since its modest beginnings to its […]

THE GROWTH OF INDEPENDENTS: Successes, Challenges & The Future

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By George Osahon.   The Nigerian Oil and Gas industry, which has long been dominated by the International Oil companies, has seen more asset acquisitions by independent and indigenous players. These Independents are increasingly raising their game, but where would the trend lead the industry? The Issue in Perspective The marginal field operations introduced in […]

The Paradigm Shift

By Osaneku Monday.   Since 1964, the United States of America has been the largest importer of Nigeria’s crude oil. The dominance of US as the longest and largest Nigeria’s crude oil export destination no doubt, has gradually eroded. According to statistics and data from the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), (Monthly Petroleum Information), the […]

Petroleum Club Hosts DPR

By Ogodo Douglas.   Since assuming office as the regulator of both upstream and downstream sector of the Nigeria’s oil industry, George Osahon has brought some sanity into the industry. He is seen as a man with wealth of experience due to the fact that he has worked in different parts of the industry before. […]

Nigerian Content Law and its Cost Implication on the Egina FPSO Project

By Anthony Uche.   Before now, the Nigerian oil and Gas industry had been dominated by major international oil companies and service providers with large numbers of expatriate workers and jobs being deployed to carry out projects in various onshore and offshore locations, this had put the country at a disadvantage position, until 2010 when […]

IOCs Should Increase Their Pipeline Technology

Oil theft has been a recurring issue in Nigeria and it has taken new dimension. It was a topical issue during the Nigeria Oil and Gas Conference held recently in Abuja. Stakeholders are of the view that jobless youths, security personnel, some oil companies operating in the Niger Delta with international collaborators and top government […]

The New Gas Policy & Its Challenges

By Anthony Uche. The Federal Government appears to be at a cross road once again. It is proposing a new policy that will compel gas producers to supply to the domestic market at the expense of the lucrative export market in order to check the problem of shortage of gas supply to power plants. Government […]


By OGODO DOUGLAS. It has always being a concern for industrialists and foreign investors that Lagos with a population of about 20 million people and the commercial nerve center of Nigeria has no reliable power supply for her teeming population. Lagos has less than 1000 Mega Watts compared to some mega cities in South Africa. […]

Hitches In The Power Sector Reforms

- Anthony Uche The ongoing reforms in the country’s electricity supply industry that was created from the unbundling of the defunct Power Holding Company of Nigeria (PHCN), have thrown up challenges that could make or mar the new electricity market. Recently the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) announced its decision to put on hold the […]

Enterprise Bank Ready for Sale –MD


The Managing Director of Enterprise Bank Nigeria Limited, Ahmed Kuru, has said that the bank is ready and in good position to be sold to new investors. He said that the board and the executive management of the bank have fulfilled their mandate of turning around the financial institution and over 24 investors are contesting […]

Access Bank to Increase Support to Oil Sector


The Group Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer, Access Bank Plc, Herbert Wigwe, has said that the bank is working with indigenous Independent in the oil/gas sector to improve on their services and governance structure. According to Wigwe, Access Bank would help the operators address the challenges by strengthening their governance structure, as well as helping to […]

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