This award for “Outstanding Commitment To Nigeria’s Decade Of Gas,” has been given by the Nigerian Gas Association in recognition of SCiN’s contributions to the realisation of the Decade of Gas aspiration.
Browsing: Osagie Okunbor
To crown off the spectacular evening for Shell, Osagie Okunbor, Country Chair, Shell companies in Nigeria and Managing Director, the Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Limited (SPDC), emerged as the NIES “Energy Personality of the Year 2022.” According to the organisers, Okunbor is an inspiration to many and a champion of the oil and gas industry that has consistently demonstrated thought-leadership and the award is in recognition of these attributes.
This was contained in a statement issued by the NDDC Spokesman, Dr. Abosede Ibitoye, in Port Harcourt on Sunday.
L-R: Chief Executive Officer, Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation Limited, Mele Kolo Kyari; Chief Executive Officer, Nigerian Upstream Petroleum Regulatory Commission,…
Oloibiri is the community in which Nigeria discovered oil in commercial quantity in 1956 in present day Bayelsa State.
He says his suggestion is necessitated by the need to respond to global call to reduce the exploitation of fossil fuels and production of Green House Gases.
Okunbor spoke last week while delivering the 51st Founders’ Day Lecture of the University of Benin titled: The Global Energy Transition and The Imperatives for Nigeria where he called for an urgent optimisation of Nigeria’s energy resources for a speedy economic and industrial development of the country.
Building on the success of Shell Nigeria Gas, Shell Energy Nigeria, aims to deliver competitive and reliable energy for power generation and industrial users and to develop gas distribution to serve people in new regions.
Dr. Leemon Ikpea; Governor of Imo State, Senator Hope Uzodinma; and Osagie Okunbor after a security meeting with the Governor
SPDC’s Managing Director and Country Chairman of Shell Companies in Nigeria, Osagie Okunbor, said Shell’s support is shown in the company’s multi-billion dollars investment in four of Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation’s “Seven Critical Gas Development Projects”.
In the new deal with the Nigerian Gas Marketing Corporation, SNG will also extend its distribution network to Badagry to serve a new market in the border community.
Osagie Okunbor, the Chairman of Shell Companies in Nigeria, disclosed the production data in the oil firm’s 2020 briefing notes made available to the News Agency of Nigeria on Wednesday in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State
Rivers State is set to start testing for COVID-19 in Port Harcourt with the receipt of the state’s first set of testing equipment from the Shell Petroleum Development Company among many other medical hardware and consumables presented to the state Governor, Chief Nyesom Wike, on Wednesday.
The Shell companies in Nigeria have presented eight vehicles to the governments of Lagos and Rivers States to support the efforts at contact tracing and treatment of novel coronavirus disease cases.
The event took place on Monday
The visit was on Tuesday
Country Chairman of Shell Companies in Nigeria and Managing Director, SPDC, Osagie Okunbor, said: “Shell has collaborations with the academia in Nigeria and now has two successful centres of excellence that promote the emergence of industry-ready graduates at university level.”
A statement by the Group General Manager, Group Public Affairs of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, Ndu Ughamadu, stated that the crisis was laid to rest following a rapprochement brokered by the Group Managing Director of the NNPC, Mallam Mele Kyari, offering the promise to open the way for resumption of production activities on the field soon
Speaking at the event, Osagie Okunbor, the Managing Director of SPDC, said Oloibiri occupied a pride of place in the history of Nigeria’s oil and gas.
Ughamadu said the Group Managing Director of NNPC, Malam Mele Kyari, disclosed this when he welcomed a high level Shell delegation led by the Vice-President of Shell Nigeria and Gabon, Peter Costello, to the NNPC Towers