Tinubu appoints Governing Council, Management Team for NCDMB


By Mathew Dadiya

President Bola Tinubu has approved the appointment of qualified Nigerians to serve on the Governing Council and Management team of the Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB).

The appointment, according to the presidency, was in conformity with Sections 71(1), 72, and 73 of the Nigerian Oil and Gas Industry Content Development Act (2010).

Presidential spokesman, Ajuri Ngelale in a statement on Thursday the appointees to include: Sen. Heineken Lokpobiri – Chairman / HMS, Petroleum Resources; Engr. Felix Omatsola Ogbe -Executive Secretary; Oritsemyiwa Eyesan – Member / EVP Upstream, NNPCL; Gbenga Komolafe — Member / CEO, NUPRC.
Others are Bekearedebo Augusta Warrens – Member; Nicolas Odinuwe – Member; Rapheal Samuel – Member; Sadiq Abubakar – Member; and Olorundare Sunday Thomas – Member.

The President expected this highly qualified body of experts to discharge their duties with his patriotic resolve to significantly enhance indigenous industry participation in the energy sector as part of the Renewed Hope Agenda’s mandate to achieve the goal of 70% indigenous content and participation in the nation’s energy industry during the lifespan of this administration.