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“The donations are aimed at strengthening advanced practical teaching and research in subsea engineering to give the students the required skills and competences for entry level jobs in the oil and gas industry,” Managing Director, Shell Nigeria Exploration and Production Company Limited (SNEPCo),  Elohor Aiboni, said last Thursday at a ceremony to hand over facilities to the university.

Speaking at the maiden edition of the African Local Content Roundtable, at the Nigerian Content Tower, Yenagoa, Bayelsa State, on Thursday, Sylva said through implementation of local content, Nigeria has been able to achieve significant progress in value addition, adding that Nigeria plans to achieve 70% local content compliance in the next six years.

The Executive Secretary of NCDMB, Engr. Simbi Kesiye Wabote revealed this during a press conference organised in Lagos, adding that the board decided on the virtual option in compliance with the Federal Government’s guidelines on curtailing the COVID-19 pandemic as well as the subsisting travel restrictions in some countries.