Tag: Oil & gas sector

This bill seeks to deepen local participation in Nigeria’s oil & gas industry

The Nigerian Oil and Gas Industry Content Development Bill 2020 has passed its second reading at the Nigerian Senate. The bill aims to amend 38 sections of the extant Act while introducing six new sections. Joining CNBC Africa for this discussion is Femi Oladehim, Partner, Investment Banking at Argentil Capital Partners and Adeoye Adefulu, Partner at Odujinrin & Adefulu.

Emmanuel Ibe Kachikwu on the future Nigeria’s oil & gas sector, Buhari’s re-election

Nigeria’s presidential elections have revealed that Muhammadu Buhari will be serving another term as the country’s leader. CNBC Africa’s Chris Bishop spoke to the Honorable Minister Dr Emmanuel Ibe Kachikwu, Minister of State for Petroleum Resources of the Federal Republic of Nigeria and Chairman of the Board of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation.

DormanLong Engineering Chair talks on Nigeria’s local content law

Timi Austen-Peters, Chairman of DormanLong Engineering described Nigeria’s local content law as an enabler for players in the industry to scale up their activities while crediting the birth of the company in the oil & gas sector to the act. He joined CNBC Africa’s Kenneth Igbomor to discuss this and more on the side-lines of the 8th Practical Nigerian Content forum.

Africa’s biggest challenges when it comes to attracting investment

On the side-lines of Africa Oil & Power Week, the Secretary General spoke to CNBC Africa about Africa’s biggest challenges when it comes to attracting investors but also the continent’s rising influence within the Oil & Gas space.