“We Will Send the EFCC After You”, Wabote Warns

  By Sully Manope Simbi Wabote, the former Shell Nigeria Director who is now Executive Secretary of the Nigerian Content Development Monitoring Board (NCDMB), has announced the takeoff of a forensic audit of remittances that are due the board from all companies governed by the act of its establishment. He said the board has engaged …

NCDMB sponsors sea time training for 20 cadets

  The mandatory sea time training programme for 20 cadets sponsored by the Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB) started on Monday at Charkins Maritime and Offshore Services Limited, Port Harcourt, Rivers State. The programme is aimed at addressing the deficit of trained cadets in the maritime and oil and gas industries and reduce …

NCDMB, stakeholders begin review of new projects, opportunities

  The Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB) and key players of the Nigerian oil and gas industry have begun to review the existing data on upcoming projects and their Nigerian Content opportunities. The review seeks to update the Compendium of Nigerian Content Opportunities, highlight  challenges  faced  by  operators  and  service  providers  and  proffer …

Kachikwu sets up Nigerian Content Research & Development Council

  The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Emmanuel Ibe Kachikwu on Wednesday in Abuja inaugurated the Nigerian Content Research and Development Council (NCRDC). The Council is expected to advise the Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB) on matters relating to Research, Development and Innovation strategy for the oil and gas industry. The …

NCDMB donates relief items to flood victims in Bayelsa State

  As part of its corporate social responsibilities and support to its host communities, the Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB) on Saturday donated over 2,900 relief items to some communities displaced by flood in Bayelsa State. The items included bags of rice, tins of groundnut oil, tin tomatoes, treated mosquito nets, mattresses and …

NCDMB, FMI, NIS get committee on Expatriate Quota Management

The Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB) has inaugurated a committee constituted by its personnel and representatives of the Federal Ministry of Interior (FMI) and the Nigerian Immigration Service (NIS). The intent is to forge close collaborations in the management of expatriate quota (EQ) and grow Nigerian participation in the oil and gas industry …

NCDMB, FMI, NIS get committee on Expatriate Quota Management

  The Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB) has inaugurated a committee constituted by its personnel and representatives of the Federal Ministry of Interior (FMI) and the Nigerian Immigration Service (NIS). The intent is to forge close collaborations in the management of expatriate quota (EQ) and grow Nigerian participation in the oil and gas …

BGAM Services acquires security vessel with NCI Fund

  The Executive Secretary, Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB), Engr. Simbi Wabote has commissioned a new security vessel, MV Tamuno-Dein II, acquired by BGAM Services Limited, the first oil and gas company to access the Nigerian Content Intervention Fund (NCI Fund). The ceremony was performed on Friday at the Naval Shipyard, Port Harcourt, …