Daily Archives: May 2, 2018

Local content policy implementation and political influence in Nigeria oil and gas industry

  The Nigerian Oil and Gas Industry Content (NOGIC) Act was signed in April 2010 by the administration of Goodluck Jonathan with the aim to boost indigenous capacity through implementation of 30 per cent retention of oil and gas projects in the country. However, eight years after, many indigenous operators have success stories to share […]

Force IOCs to build refineries, PENGASSAN tells FG

  The Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria on Tuesday asked the Federal Government to make it mandatory for international oil companies operating in the country to build refineries.   In his May Day 2018 message, PENGASSAN’s President, Olabode Johnson, said there should be a legal framework that would compel the IOCs […]