94 results found for Engr. Simbi Kesiye Wabote

Safeguard, report vandalization of Telecom infrastructures — NCC tells community members

THE Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC has on Thursday called on members of the communities to report any form of vandalization of telecommunication infrastructures in order to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted yesterday | seen 79 times

Tags: Nigerian Communications Commission, Professor Garba Umar Danbatta, Engr. Bako Wakil, Alhaji Isyaku Wada Waziri

NCDMB lauds Temile/Hyundai deal to build new LPG vessel

THE Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB) has lauded the signing of an agreement between an indigenous shipping company, Temile Development Company and Hyundai Mipo... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 days ago | seen 130 times

Tags: NCDMB,Mr Simbi Wabote,Temile Development Company,Hyundai Mipo Dockyard

Dino Melaye crashes out in Kogi west PDP primary senatorial election

 THE serving House of Representatives’ member representing Kabba-Buni/Ijumu Federal Constituency, on Tuesday defeated Sen. Dino Melaye, in the re-run election to pick Kogi West Senatorial ticket... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 days ago | seen 46 times

Tags: People’s Democratic Party,Sen. Dino Melaye,Engr. Stephen Onoji,

Stakeholders Chart Policies for Midstream/Downstream Sectors

PARTICIPANTS at the just concluded Nigerian Content Midstream and Downstream Oil and Gas Summit organized by the Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB) have beckonedon... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 days ago | seen 96 times

Tags: Engr. Simbi Kesiye Wabote, NCDMB, Mr. Esueme Dan Kikile,

FG To Maximize Local Content Opportunities In Midstream/Downstream Sectors

THE Federal Government has expressed firm determination to fully catalyzeinvestments in the midstream and downstream sectors of the petroleum sector, with a view to creating employment... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 days ago | seen 94 times

Tags: Engr. Simbi Kesiye Wabote, Chief Timipre Sylvagave,NCDMB,

Photos : Faces at NCDMB Midstream, Downstream Oil & Gas stakeholders summit in Lagos

photos at the opening event of NCDMB Midstream, Downstream Oil & Gas stakeholders summit holding in Lagos on Monday May 23 & 24, 2022   Simbi Wabote, Executive Secretary... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 days ago | seen 237 times

Tags: Simbi Wabote, Executive Secretary NCDMB, Timipre Sylva, Minister of State for Petroleum Resources,

Photo: Wabote receives Vanguard Regulator of the year award

THE Executive Secretary, Nigeria Content Development and Monitory Board, NCDMB, Engr. Simbi Wabote, recives Vangured Regulator of the year Award. Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 days ago | seen 71 times

Tags: NCDMB, Engr. Simbi Wabote

Nigeria, Czech Republic launch $16.2m R&D project

NIGERIA and Czech Republic yesterday in Abuja flagged off the $16.2m bilateral co-funding Research and Development project on Delta-2 Programme. Executive Vice Chairman, National Agency for Science... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 52 times

Tags: Engr Mohammed Sani Haruna

June 18: NGO signs peace pact commitment with candidates in Ekiti

AHEAD of the June 18 Governorship election in Ekiti State, three candidates in the race have signified their commitment to embrace peace and play by the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 40 times

Tags: Hon. Bisi Kolawole: (PDP), Hon. Biodun Oyebanji (APC), Engr. Segun Oni (SDP), New Generation Girls and Women Development Initiative (NIGAWD), Vote-Not-Fight (VNF),

Obi an exceptional Nigerian — Gov. Ishaku

GOVERNOR of Taraba State, Engr Darius Dickson Ishaku, has described the former Governor of Anambra state, Mr. Peter Obi, as an exceptional Nigerian who has shown... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 113 times

Tags: Peter Obi, Engr Darius Dickson Ishaku

NCDMB To Host Summit On Midstream/Downstream Operations

THE Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB) has concluded plans to host the maiden edition of the Nigerian Content Midstream/Downstream Oil & Gas Stakeholders Summit,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 136 times

Tags: NCDMB, Engr. Simbi Kesiye Wabote, Mallam Mele Kyari, Chief Timipre Sylva

Court nullifies Ebonyi law, says it lacks powers to legislate on cybercrimes

A Federal High Court sitting in Abakaliki Tuesday declared the controversial Ebonyi Cybercrimes Law No 12 of 2021 unconstitutional, null and void. The Court ruling followed a... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 51 times

Tags: Engr. David Umahi, Mike Odo, Justice Fatun Riman, Godfrey Chikwere, Chika Nwoba

SystemSpecs appoints Judges for Children’s Day Essay Competition

SystemSpecs, Africa’s leading payments, human capital and e-commerce technology powerhouse, has appointed respected personalities with proven commitment to driving national development through technology, into its panel... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 78 times

Tags: SystemSpecs, Dr. Babatunde Obrimah, Dr. Babatunde Obrimah, Engr. Mercy Olayemi, Chukwuemeka Fred Agbata, Chinyere Uwuilekhue, Engr. Frank Alonge, Dr. Folakemi Ogungbe,

Local content drive key to deepening sustainable growth in Africa – Wabote

MR. Simbi Wabote, the Executive Secretary of the Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB), says that African countries must leverage on the robust platform and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 85 times

Tags: African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA), Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB), Engr Simbi Wabote

MAN confidence index stands at 53.9 points in Q1

THE Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN) said the Manufacturers CEO’s Confidence Index (MCCI) stood at 53.9 points for the first quarter of the year. This is against... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 36 times

Tags: Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN), Manufacturers CEO’s Confidence Index (MCCI), Engr. Mansur Ahmed,

Dangote Cement to empower Osun communities via alternative fuel project

DANGOTE Cement Plc has unveiled plans to empower some stakeholders in the Palm Kernel Shell (PKS) value chain as part of its contribution to global environmental... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 95 times

Tags: Dangote Industries Ltd., Mr Francis Awowole-Browne, Engr Peter Anagbe, Dr Igazeuma Okoroba, Prince Oloyan Lawal, Dangote, Elder Hammed Adekunle,

NCDMB to partner SON to promote local content drive

By Anthony Isibor.   THE Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board, NCDMB, is seeking to collaborate with the Standard Organisation of Nigeria, SON, for the development of the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 114 times

Tags: NCDMB, Simbi Kesiye Wabote, SON, Farouk A. Salim

Women in Oil & Gas to benefit from $40m NCDMB/NEXIM Bank Fund- Wabote...

WOMEN entrepreneurs in the Nigerian oil and gas industry can break barriers by taking advantage of the $40m fund created specifically for them under the Nigerian... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 118 times

Tags: NCDMB, Engr. Simbi Kesiye Wabote, NEXIM Bank

SDP South-West leaders pass vote of no confidence on suspended national chairman

THE South-West Leaders of the Social Democratic Party, SDP, have passed a vote of no confidence on the party's national chairman, Olu Agunloye, throwing its weight... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 106 times

Tags: Engr. Adewole Adesina, Olu Agunloye, Sheu Musa, Femi Olaniyi,

Global Energy Transition, An Opportunity for Nigerian Oil & Gas Industry - Wabote

THE ongoing disruptions in the international energy industry present a unique opportunity for the Nigerian oil and gas industry to attract investments and serve as one... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 383 times

Tags: Simbi Kesiye Wabote

Federal Government Urges Citizens to Link NIN to SIM without Delay

THE  general public would recall that the Federal Government approved an extension of the NIN-SIM linkage deadline to the 31st of March, 2022.  In preparation for... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 99 times

Tags: Prof. Isa Ali Ibrahim, NIMC, Engr. Aliyu Aziz, NCC, Prof. Umar Garba Danbatta,

Selai Gas Commissions Refill Station, Gets Support From NCDMB

THE Executive Secretary of the Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB), Engr. Simbi Kesiye Wabote has applauded Selai Gas Station Limited on the commissioning of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 122 times

Tags: Engr. Simbi Kesiye Wabote, Selai Gas Station Ltd, Ms. Damilola Owolabi, Engr. Adewale Adenugba,

Federal Government Urges Citizens to Link NIN to SIM without Delay

THE  general public would recall that the Federal Government approved an extension of the NIN-SIM linkage deadline to the 31st of March, 2022.  In preparation for... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 75 times

Tags: Prof. Umar Garba Danbatta, Prof. Isa Ali Ibrahim, NIMC, Engr. Aliyu Aziz

2023: Committee of friends purchase PDP nomination form for Ukodhiko 

By Ajirioghene Oreh     COMMITTEE of friends on Wednesday purchased and handed over the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) House of Representatives nomination form to Engr Jonathan Ajirioghene Ukodhiko.   Dr...... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 90 times

Tags: Engr Jonathan Ajirioghene Ukodhiko, Dr Paul Oweh,, Hon Benjamin Efekodho, Rt Hon Leo Ogor

Fashola assures Nigerians of massive projects commissioning by Buhari’s Govt

THE Minister of Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola, on Wednesday assured Nigerians to expect massive project commissioning by President Muhammadu Buhari before the end of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 73 times

Tags: The Minister of Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola, represented by the Federal Controller of Works in Kano, Engr. Yahaya Baba, inaugurating a 1.639-km road at the Bayero University Kano, on Wedne

Collaboration responsible for decline in piracy on Nigerian waters – NIMASA DG

THE Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, NIMASA, Bashir Jamoh has ascribed the decline of piracy on Nigerian waters and the Gulf... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 114 times

Tags: NIMASA, Bashir Jamoh, NTA, Engr. Olusegun Osinowo,

SESSPN honours Wabote, Okonjo-Iweala, Udom, Duke, others

By Kennedy Nnamani THE South East South South Professionals on Nigeria, SESSPN, has honoured Simbi Wabote; the executive secretary, Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board, NCDMB, Ngozi... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 95 times

Tags: Prof. Okey Oramah, AfreximBank, Sam Ohuabunwa, Emeka Ihedioha, Emmanuel Ijewere, Hannibal Uwaifo, General Alexander Ogomudia, Donald Duke, Emmanuel Udom, Ngozi Okonjo-Iwala, Simbi Wabote, SESSPN

Wabote inaugurates valve assembling centre 

SIMBI Kesiye Wabote, executive secretary of the Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board, NCDMB, on Monday inaugurated a valve assembly centre established by TAG Energy Limited... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 104 times

Tags: Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board, Simbi Kesiye Wabote,  TAG Energy Limited, Mr. Yemi Gbadamosi

Business owners contribute positively to national development- NCDMB

THE Executive Secretary, Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB), Mr Simbi Wabote, says Nigerian business owners are growing and contributing positively to national development in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 117 times

Tags: NCDMB, Mr Simbi Wabote, Tag Energy Ltd., Mr Yemi Gbadamosi,

Dangote refinery: Hope for petroleum sector, economy

NIGERIA'S hopes of attaining self-sufficiency in domestic oil refining is hinged on the completion of the Dangote refinery. It will be one of the largest in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 91 times

Tags: Simbi Wabote, Muda Yusuf, Akinwumi Adesina, Godwin Emefiele, Mansur Ahmed, Dangote refinery, Aliko Dangote

NCDMB, AFREXIM, APPO chart new funding models for African oil industry

THE Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB), African Petroleum Producers’ Organization (APPO), and Africa Export-Import Bank (AFREXIMBank) have outlined new and sustainable models of funding oil and gas investments... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 359 times

Tags: Nasir Sani Gwarzo, AFREXIMBank, NCDMB, Simbi Kesiye Wabote, AfDB, TSGP, Timipre Sylva, APPO, Omar Farouk Ibrahim,

Call to end fossil fuel production, a declaration of war - Wabote.

By Anthony Isibor.    SIMBI Wabote, Executive Secretary, Nigeria Content Development and Monitoring Board has described pegging a fixed date for the end of the production and use... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 months ago | seen 329 times

Tags: Simbi Kesiye Wabote, NCDMB, African Local Content Investment Forum,

Ondo State Govt. frowns at encroachments on Ikare, Owo, Akure roads, corridors

 Ondo State Government has called on residents, particularly in Owo, Ikare-Akoko, Oba-Ile and Akure, where it is expanding roads to stop encroaching on the Right-of-Way. Commissioner for... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 69 times

Tags: Engr. Raimi Aminu

NCDMB, partners to produce 10% local LPG demand  

THE Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB) has secured approval to work with select partners to produce Liquified Petroleum Gas (cooking gas) that would meet... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 104 times

Tags: NCDMB,Engr. Simbi Kesiye Wabote,

Nigeria targeting 1.4mbpd domestic refining capacity in 5 years – NCDMB boss

MR Simbi Wabote, Executive Secretary, Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB), says Nigeria is targeting an increase in its domestic refining capacity to 1.4 million... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 104 times

Tags: Mr Simbi Wabote, BUA Refinery, President Muhammadu Buhari, Nigeria International Energy Summit, Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board,

Nigerian Content Fund exceeds $500m - Wabote

THE Nigerian Content Intervention (NCI) Fund has exceeded half a billion dollars, the Executive Secretary of the Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB), Engr. Simbi Kesiye... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 months ago | seen 125 times

Tags: NCDMB, AFCFTA, SAIPEC,Simbi Kesiye Wabote

Nedogas, NCDMB inaugurates 300 MMscfd Kwale gas gathering facility

THE Nedogas Development Company Limited, NDCL, a joint venture company between Xenergi Limited and NCDMB Capacity Development Intervention Company, has, in collaborative partnership with the Nigerian... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 3 months ago | seen 185 times

Tags: Debo Fagbami,, Simbi Kesiye Wabote, Nedogas, NCDMB, First Hydrocarbon Nigeria, FHN, Pillar Oil, Chorus Energy, Simbi Wabote

NCDMB sponsors 100 youths for ITF vocational training

HUNDRED Nigerian youths have commenced training in the vocational skills programme sponsored by the Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board, NCDMB, and facilitated by the Industrial... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 3 months ago | seen 81 times

Tags: Simbi Kesiye Wabote, Yinka Shodunke, Joseph Ari, director-general of ITF, Nigerian Content Development Monitoring Board, NCDMB,

Nigeria Content and Development Monitoring Board partners Online publishers group to promote local content

By Anthony Isibor.   THE Nigeria Content and Development Monitoring Board, NCDMB, has restated its commitment to partner with Online publishers to promote its advocacy for Local Content... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 198 times

Tags: GOCOP, Simbi Wabote, NCDMB

Nigerian content creates 50,000 jobs, retains $8bn yearly

THE implementation of the Nigerian Oil and Gas Industry Content Development (NOGICD) Act has created over 50,000 direct jobs in the local economy over the past 11 years, Simbi Kesiye Wabote, executive... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 189 times

Tags: SEPLAT, AITEO, NCDMB, EROTON, Simbi Kesiye Wabote,

Can Nigeria afford to succumb to new clamour for cleaner Green Energy?

As global campaign for more environmental friendly Green Energy is gaining ground, African oil and gas producers should maintain their stand for scientific and all inclusive... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 222 times

Tags: Mohammad Sanusi Barkindo, OPEC, International Energy Agency, v, Simbi Wabote, Occidental Petroleum Corp, Vicki Hollub, NCDMB,

4.46m Lagos residents registered in 9 yrs – LASRRA

LAGOS State Government through Lagos State Residents’ Registration Agency, LASRRA, has disclosed that it currently has on its database 4.46 million people who have registered since... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 135 times

Tags: LASRRA, Jide Agbaje, Engr. Ibilola Kasunmu, LASHMA, Ajibola Abari,

NCDMB to launch US$50m fund for oil industry manufacturing

...commissions ultra-modern valve assembling plant   THE Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB) has secured approval to launch a US$50 million fund for NOGAPS Manufacturing Product Line.... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 186 times

Tags: NCDMB, Okey Ukaegbu, PETAN, Simbi Kesiye Wabote, NCI, NCEC, OEMs, Nicolas Odinuwe

Youth leader wants Bayelsa marathoners groomed for greater laurels

PREYE Ketebu-Brown, a youth leader and sports enthusiast, has advocated the grooming of two teenagers from Bayelsa, who excelled in the just concluded 10-km community marathon... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 98 times

Tags: Prince Bodi Arerebo, Siawe Rosslyn Doutimi, Prof. Steven Azaiki, Simbi Wabote,, Bolouebi Blossom Ebi, Preye Ketebu-Brown, Godgift Woyengipreye Agadah

Exclusive: Code of Conduct Bureau documents show Wabote filed his assets twice

...acknowledgement slips show his assets were verified CONTRARY to ragtag report that Simbi Wabote, executive secretary of the Nigerian Content Development Monitoring Board, NCDMB, did not file... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 4 months ago | seen 696 times

Tags: Stephen Bekefula, Benneth Amadi, Jackson Ude, United States District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania, Judge Joseph Leeson Jr., Code of Conduct Bureau, Simbi Kesiye Wabote,

NCDMB hosts Africa local content investment forum March 7

THE Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board, NCDMB, has announced plans to host the Africa Local Content Investment Forum, ALCIF, at Eko Hotels and Suites, Lagos,... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 4 months ago | seen 268 times

Tags: Simbi Kesiye Wabote, African Petroleum Producers Association, APPO, Africa Local Content Investment Forum, ALCIF, Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board, NCDMB,

Defamation case: Wabote wins again as US court clears him of fraud, denies Ude's motion 7 times

JACKSON Ude, editor-in-chief, Pointblanknews.com’s, string of losses in the motions he instituted in the defamation suit Simbi Kesiye Wabote, executive secretary of the Nigerian Content Development... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 4 months ago | seen 639 times

Tags: Simbi Kesiye Wabote, Jackson Ude, Michael Cilento, Benneth Amadi, Judge Joseph F, Leeson Jr.,

Emefiele To Manufacturers: Reduce Prices of Building Materials

THE Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Mr. Godwin Emefiele, has pledged the Bank’s support for the manufacturing sector in Nigeria and pushed for... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 139 times

Tags: CBN, Godwin Emefiele, Engr. Yusuf Binji,, BUA, Hon. Aminu Tambuwal, Alhaji Lawal Bello

Wabote, attorney cleared of perjury allegations by Ude

THE United States District Court has ruled that Simbi Wabote, executive secretary, Nigerian Development Content and Management Board, NCDMB, and Michael D. Cilento, his lawyer, did... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 4 months ago | seen 248 times

Tags: Simbi Wabote, Jackson Ude, Nigerian Development Content and Management Board, NCDMB, Michael D. Cilento, Beneth Onyema Amadi, Judge Joseph Leeson Jr.,

 Disclaimer: Simbi Wabote has no Facebook account - NCDMB

By Anthony Isibor.   THE management of the Nigerian Content Development Monitoring Board, NCDMB, has denied a Facebook account purportedly belonging Simbi Kesiye Wabote, executive secretary of the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 191 times

Tags: Simbi Kesiye Wabote, Nigerian Content Development Monitoring Board,

Wabote defamation case: US court orders Ude to reveal names of editor, reporters of Pointblanknews.com

  …says Wabote does not need to respond to false allegations JACKSON Ude, editor-in-chief of Pointblanknews.com, has continued to lose his reliefs in the defamation suit brought against... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 4 months ago | seen 531 times

Tags: Simbi Kesiye Wabote, Jackson Ude, JUdge Joseph Leeson

NCDMB, Navy to collaborate on vessel compliance, security  

THE Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB) and the Nigerian Navy on Wednesday agreed to collaborate closely to enforce the Nigerian Oil and Gas Industry... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 262 times

Tags: Engr. Simbi Kesiye Wabote, Vice Admiral Awwal Zubairu, Vice Admiral Awwal Zubairu Gambo, NCDMB

Wabote refutes Frank's allegation of code of conduct breach

TIMI Frank, a former deputy national publicity secretary of the All Progressives Congress, APC, may be biting more than he could chew for making false allegation... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 260 times

Tags: Judge Joseph Leeson Jr, Jackson Ude, Simbi Kesiye Wabote, Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board, Muhammadu Buhari, Timi Frank, All Progressives Congress

Wabote refutes Frank's allegation of code of conduct breach

TIMI Frank, a former deputy national publicity secretary of the All Progressives Congress, APC, may be biting more than he could chew for making false allegation... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 61 times

Tags: Jackson Ude, Simbi Kesiye Wabote, Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board, Muhammadu Buhari, Timi Frank, All Progressives Congress

5G Network: No cause for alarm, Nigerian telecoms operators assure, US airlines call for delay

TELECOMS operators in Nigeria yesterday allayed fears over alarm raised by airline operators in the United States of possible disruption in aircraft  operations by the rollout... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 125 times

Tags: 5G network, ALTON, Engr. Gbenga Adebayo, American Airlines, JetBlue Airways, Delta Air Lines, United Airlines, Southwest Airlines, FedEx Express, UPS Airlines, Pete Buttigieg

Simbi Wabote and the Burden of Leadership

By Kingsley Okeke   IT was an inspiring speech; indeed, it was not the formulaic expressions often associated with heads of government agencies in Nigeria. But the audience... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 469 times

Tags: Simbi Wabote, Shell Petroleum Development Company, Nigerian Content Development & Monitoring Board,

Panel recommends PRODA DG's retirement

THE Administrative Panel set up to investigate the activities of the Project Development Institute (PRODA), Enugu, has recommended the retirement of the suspended Director-General of the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 150 times

Tags: Mrs. Margaret Azeez, Emmanuel E. Akissa, Engr. Babatunde Kuye, Olaleye Y. Idowu, Abdulkarim Ozi Ibrahim, Engr. Dr Charles Agulanna.

Our Presidential aspirants are selfish - APC stakeholders

STAKEHOLDERS of the ruling All Progressives Congress APC under the aegis of APC Rebirth Group have slammed sowm chieftains of the party for declaring interest in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 108 times

Tags: Engr. Aliyu Audu, APC,

Court quashes Jackson Ude's subpoenas to 5 Banks in Wabote's defamation case

JACKSON Ude, publisher of Pointblanknews.com, is struggling to defend himself in the case of defamation brought against him by Simbi Kesiye Wabote, executive secretary of the... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 4 months ago | seen 307 times

Tags: United States District Court Eastern District of Pennsylvania, Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board, NCDMB,Obinna I. Abara, Benneth Onyema Amadi, Michael D. Cilento, Jackson Ude, Simbi Ke

Court upholds Wabote’s defamation case, dismisses Jackson Ude’s motion again

…says Ude’s counterclaims suffer deficiencies THE United States District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania, on January 5, stuck out Jackson Ude, publisher of Pointblancknews.com’s, motion seeking to... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 4 months ago | seen 621 times

Tags: Simbi Kesiye Wabote, Jackson Ude,

C’ River Govt. urges contractor to complete school project on time

The Cross River State Universal Basic Education Board (SUBEB) has charged the contractor handling the British Canadian International Model School, Obudu, to speed up the work... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 103 times

Tags: Cross River State Universal Basic Education Board (SUBEB), British Canadian International Model School,Sen. Stephen Odey, Engr Gilbert Oyama,

FG Debunks Breach Of Nigeria’s Identity Database

THE National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) has said the country’s identity database was not breached by hackers. Some social media users had reportedly said Nigeria’s identity database... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 165 times

Tags: Engr. Aliyu Aziz, National Identity Management Commission

Photonews: Faces at Realnews 9th Anniversary lecture

Realnews Magazin held its 9th Anniversary Lecture at the Sheraton Hotel on November 18, 2021. Below are the pictures of those who attended the event, where Simbi... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 104 times

Tags: Eyono Fatayi-Williams, Adama Gaye, Oti Ikomi, Simbi Kesiye Wabot, Samata Gifty Bukari, Nigerian Police Force, FRSC, Mustapha Isa, NCDMB, Ghana Consulate, Nigerian LNG Limited, Mike Omalico, Professor

Obasanjo insists oil in Niger Delta belongs to Nigeria, urges Clark to be Statesman

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo yesterday took an exception to Edwin Clark’s reaction to his (Obasanjo’s) insistence that Niger Delta cannot lay claim to the crude oil... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 5 months ago | seen 230 times

Tags: Edwin Clark and former President Olusegun Obasanjo, Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, Edmund Daukoru, Gaius Obaseki, Engr. Funsho Kupolokun as the Managing Director of the Nigerian National P

US judge dismisses Jackson Ude's case against Wabote, threatens to commit him to contempt of court

THE United States District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania, has dismissed the counterclaims of Jackson Ude, publisher of Pointblancknews.com, who is the defendant in the case... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 5 months ago | seen 745 times

Tags: United States District judge, Eastern District of Pennsylvania, Joseph F. Leeson, Jr., Jackson Ude, Simbi Kesiye Wabote, Michael D. Cilento, Benneth Onyema Amadi,

NOGIOA faults alleged US court subpoena on Buhari

THE Nigerian Oil and Gas Indigenous Operators Association, NOGIOA, has decried reports in some online media platforms that a US Court issued a subpoena on President Muhammadu... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 195 times

Tags: NOGIOA, President Muhammadu Buhari, Simbi Wabote

Gov. Diri, Sylva commend NCDMB for sustaining growth in oil, gas

THE 10th  Practical Nigerian Content Forum which formally opened on Tuesday, November 30, saw many stakeholders in the oil and gas sector commending the Nigerian Content... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 6 months ago | seen 255 times

Tags: Governor Douye Diri, Simbi Wabote, Timipre Sylva, Osagie Okubor

Nigerian oil and gas industry & AfCFTA: Priorities for action

With its position as the largest economy in Africa, Nigeria is expected to play a dominant role in the African single regional market, the AfCFTA, but... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 months ago | seen 295 times

Tags: AfCFTA, Realnews magazine, Simbi Wabote,

#Realnews2021lecture: Editor canvasses escalation, broadening of conversations on AfCFTA on economic challenges facing Africa

By Maureen chigbo.    YOUR Excellencies, distinguished guests, ladies and gentlemen, and members of my constituency, the Media, permit me to stand on existing protocol to express my... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 months ago | seen 201 times

Tags: Engr. Simbi Kesiye Wabote, Mr. Oti Ikomi, Ms. Samata Gifty Bukari, Mrs. Eyono Fatayi-Williams, Mr. James Nyasembi, Mrs. Sophia Horsfall,

#Realnews2021lecture Africa’s industrialization agenda is at the heart of AfCFTA – Wabote

THE Executive Secretary of the Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board, NCDMB, Simbi Wabote, has said that Africa’s industrialization agenda is at the heart of AFCFTA... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 months ago | seen 784 times

Tags: #Realnews2021lecture, #Realnews9thAnniversaryLecture, Simbi Wabote, Realnews Hall of Fame,

#Realnews2021lecture Oil Industry key to Africa Free Trade Agreement- Exec Sec NCDMB

TECHNOLOGICAL advancements in the African oil and gas industry and proceeds from operations will play significant roles in industrializing the continent and actualizing the goals of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 months ago | seen 267 times

Tags: #Realnews2021lecture, #RealNewsMagazine9thAnniversaryLecture, Africa Free Trade Agreement, Engr. Simbi Kesiye Wabote,

#Realnews2021lecture Africa’s industrialization agenda is at the heart of AFCFTA – Wabote

THE Executive Secretary of the Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board, NCDMB, Simbi Wabote, has said that Africa’s industrialization agenda is at the heart of AFCFTA... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 months ago | seen 439 times

Tags: # Realnews9thAnniversaryLecture, Simbi Wabote, NCDMB,

Exec Sec NCDMB Commissions PE Energy’s Centre of Excellence

THE Executive Secretary Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB) Engr. Simbi Kesiye Wabote on Friday commissioned PE Energy’s ultra-modern Centre of Excellence in Port Harcourt, Rivers... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 7 months ago | seen 193 times

Tags: Engr. Simbi Kesiye Wabote, Engr. Daere Akobo, Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board,

Asset ownership key to Nigerian Content Development -Wabote

Indigenous service companies in the Nigerian Oil and Gas Industry have been advised to invest in asset ownership because it is a major yardstick used by... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 7 months ago | seen 177 times

Tags: Engr. Simbi Kesiye Wabote, Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board, Nigerian Oil and Gas Industry Content Development, Mr. Pius Uwhubetiyi,

Wabote delivers Realnews 9th Anniversary Lecture November 18

SIMBI Kesiye Wabote, executive secretary, Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board, NCDMD, will deliver the Ninth Anniversary Lecture of Realnews Magazine on Thursday, November 18, at the Sheraton... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 7 months ago | seen 391 times

Tags: Simbi Kesiye Wabote, Maureen Chigbo

FG Launches Nigerian Made Barites, To Ban Importation 2022

THE Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB) and the Ministry of Mines and Steel Development on Thursday officially launched made in Nigerian Barites that has... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 7 months ago | seen 218 times

Tags: Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board, Engr. Simbi Kesiye Wabote, Olamilekan Adegbite,

Fayemi’s wife tasks Ekiti Women on self reliance

The wife of Ekiti State Governor, Mrs Bisi Fayemi, has tasked women in Ekiti to seek means of livelihood to make them self-reliant and economically buoyant. She... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 7 months ago | seen 134 times

Tags: Mrs Bisi Fayemi, Engr. Olabisi Agbeyo,

NCDMB, partners to complete 4 projects in Q4 2021  

FOUR major projects being developed by investors in partnership with the Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board, NCDMB, would be completed before the end of 2021,... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 7 months ago | seen 432 times

Tags: Nasir Sani Gwarzo, Simbi Kesiye Wabote, Nigerian Content Development Monitoring Board, NCDMB

NCDMB hands over ultramodern technical workshops in A/Ibom State

THE Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board, NCDMB, on Friday handed over ultra-modern Woodwork and Carpentry workshops it renovated and upgraded at the Government Technical College,... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 8 months ago | seen 332 times

Tags: Elder Friday Emmanson Udoka, Elder Godwin Udom, President Muhammadu Buhari, Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board,Government Technical College,, Simbi Kesiye Wabote, Udom Gabriel Emmanuel,

Capacity building, funding key conditions for local content growth - Wabote

ANY nation or sector of the economy that seeks to implement Local Content policies successfully must deploy certain programmes such as Capacity Building initiatives, Funding and... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 8 months ago | seen 229 times

Tags: Simbi Kesiye Wabote, Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board, NCDMB

Full speech of Ozigbo condemning renewed wave of violence in Anambra  

    ...sympathises with the Children of Dora and Chike Akunyili   ...cautions against further dehumanisation of of Igbos     NIGERIA marks its 61st independence anniversary as a fresh wave... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 8 months ago | seen 210 times

Tags: Chike Akunyili, Valentine Ozigbo, Engr. Chris Azubogu, Lawrence Ezenwa

Wabote tasks Media on Technology, Capacity Building

  MEDIA organisations, particularly those in the broadcast media have been charged to adopt emerging technologies and techniques to improve the quality of their productions and offerings... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 8 months ago | seen 192 times

Tags: NTA, YaKubu Ibn Mohammed, Simbi Wabote, Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board, NCDMB,

Wabote commends NTA's strides in digitising operations

 ...advises NTA management to embrace technological innovations to improve quality of programmes SIMBI Wabote, executive secretary, Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board, NCDMB, has advised the Nigerian... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 8 months ago | seen 246 times

Tags: Simbi Wabote, Nigerian Television Authority, NTA

Wabote receives African Local Content Icon award, lists gains of Nigerian content policy

...With Nigerian Content policy we ensure quality is not compromised - Wabote   SIMBI Wabote, executive secretary of the Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board, NCDMB, has... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 8 months ago | seen 638 times

Tags: Bright Amatoru,, Kadejat Jakeme, Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association, Kingsley Okeke, Simbi Wabote, Laura Hall, Bright Amatoru,

ICPC arraigns PRODA DG for alleged N23.5 million fraud 

THE Independent Corrupt Practices and other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has arraigned the Director-General of Project Development Institute (PRODA) Enugu, Engr. Dr. Charles Agulanna before Hon.... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 8 months ago | seen 136 times

Tags: Justice Buba Ibrahim,Engr. Dr. Charles Agulanna,Independent Corrupt Practices and other Related Offences Commission,

NCDMB, host communities parley on security of projects, jobs  

THE Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB) on Tuesday in Yenagoa held the maiden interactive session with representatives of host communities of its major projects... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 8 months ago | seen 425 times

Tags: Ginah O. Ginah, Daziba Patrick Obah, Nigerian Oil and Gas Industry Content Development (NOGICD) Act, Simbi Kesiye Wabote, Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board,

NCDMB, host communities parley on security of projects, jobs  

THE Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB) on Tuesday in Yenagoa held the maiden interactive session with representatives of host communities of its major projects... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 8 months ago | seen 801 times

Tags: Engr. Simbi Kesiye Wabote,Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board,

Dangote Refinery, NCDMB partner to promote oil sector research

DANGOTE Refinery has announced a partnership with the Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board, NCDMB, on the promotion of research and development in Nigeria’s oil and... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 8 months ago | seen 212 times

Tags: Aliko Dangote, Simbi Wabote, NCDMB, Dangote Refinery

Sylva commissions NCDMB Research Incubation Centre, Launches $50m R&D Fund

THE Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Timipre Sylva on Thursday commissioned the Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board’s Technology Incubation and Innovation Center and formally... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 9 months ago | seen 269 times

Tags: Timipre Sylva, Nasir Sani Gwarzo, Engr. Simbi Wabote

NCDMB, Bayelsa sign Power Purchase Agreement on 10MW IPP

THE Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB) and the Bayelsa State Government on Wednesday signed a Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) for the delivery of electricity... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 9 months ago | seen 223 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB), Engr. Simbi Kesiye Wabote,

Create businesses around adverse situations, Wabote charges youths

THE Executive Secretary, Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB), Engr. Simbi Kesiye Wabote has challenged young Nigerians to create business opportunities around uncomfortable situations rather... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 9 months ago | seen 391 times

Tags: Junior Chambers International (JCI) Nigeria Senate Association Leadership Excellence for National Development (LEND), Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB), Engr. Simbi Kesiye Wabo

NCDMB to hold second Research, Development fair Sept 9

By Anthony Isibor.   SIMBI Wabote, executive secretary, Nigeria Content Development Monitoring Board, NCDMB, has announced that the 2021 Research and Development Fair and Conference will hold on... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 9 months ago | seen 141 times

Tags: SIMBI Wabote,Research, Development fair,Nigeria Content Development Monitoring Board,

Diplomatic bruhaha as DR Congo officials harass Nigerian diplomats

A diplomatic row is brewing between Nigeria and the Democratic Republic of Congo following harassment of Nigerian diplomats, burgling of the Nigerian Embassy in Kinshasa by... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 9 months ago | seen 255 times

Tags: Nigerian Ambassador to the DR Congo, Ambassador (Engr) Omar Suleiman

Wabote, Sanwo-Olu, Ogunsanya, Shell Nigeria, others win 2021 African Business Leadership Awards

…winners, runners-up to be decorated at the 6th Invest in Africa Summit 2021 (virtual) on September 16- 17 FOUR Nigerians and Shell Nigeria have emerged winners in... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 9 months ago | seen 597 times

Tags: Simbi Wabote, executive secretary of the Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, Lagos State governor, Benedict Peters, chief executive officer of Aiteo Group, Segun Og