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All You Need to Know About Benedict Peters – Nigeria Profile

I write quite a bit about leading energy figures in the oil and gas world in Nigeria. Last week I did a profile of Arthur Eze , the bombastic prince of Oranto's sprawling oil network. I don't believe that these visionaries get the credit they deserve so I want to make a point of drawing attention ...

Derby Omokoh - Upstream Consulting Company Lagos


Posted 1 year agoOpinion > Benedict PetersAiteo GroupNigeria +5

Practical Nigerian Content

We are pleased to announce the 7th Practical Nigerian Content (PNC) Forum, officially supported by the Nigerian Content Development & Monitoring Board, will be hosted by Akwa Ibom State Government from 6-9 November in Uyo, Akwa Ibom for the first time. Spend four days with senior oil and gas indust ...

Wemi Oyelana


Uyo   AK   NG 06 Nov 2017


Posted 1 year agoEvent > Local ContentNigeriaOil & Gas +6

Nigerian Oil: Blending Indigenous Roots and International Ambitions

What makes a firm essentially Nigerian? Certainly not where it operates, but rather its people. Who founded it, who directs its day-to-day management and longer-term strategic direction. Who ‘calls the shots' in other words. However, there is another question. A lot of oil firms claim to be indigen ...

Bayo Okoya - Delta Analytics Lagos


Posted 1 year agoOpinion > Nigeria

Aiteo Group appoints Global Group Chief Financial Officer

LAGOS/LONDON, 5 OCTOBER 2017: Aiteo is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Bruce Burrows as Global Group Chief Financial Officer ("CFO") with effect from 18 November 2017. He will report to the Executive Vice-Chairman, Global Group Aiteo. Bruce brings a wealth of experience from different pa ...

Benedict Peters - Aiteo Group


Posted 1 year agoPress > AiteoBenedict PetersNigeria +3

Benedict Peters: Investing In People Will Deliver Continuous Growth

In a troublesome year for the oil market, it has been a transformative year for Aiteo Group . The test so far has been demonstrating the resilience of Aiteo in the face of unfavourable headwinds, both domestically and in the global oil market. I believe that we have done so admirably. So now, the t ...

Benedict Peters - Aiteo Group


Posted 1 year agoOpinion > Aiteo GroupCFONigeria +2

Arthur Eze: Nigeria Profile

Last week I wrote about the partnership agreement with the Government of Uganda that was on the cards for Oranto , one of Nigeria's plucky oil groups taking on the IOCs. But what about the man behind the company. In this series, I'll be looking at some of the figures behind Nigeria's new breed of p ...

Derby Omokoh - Upstream Consulting Company Lagos


Posted 1 year agoOpinion > Arthur EzeAtlas OrantoOranto Petroleum +7

Nigeria's Corruption Rhetoric Won't Fix The Oil Sector

In Nigeria ‘corruption' has so many forms, so many connotations and occurs in so many settings that it has become a loaded and vague term. At its most benign, it greases the wheels of a transaction, gets you in the room, bumps you to the front of the line. At its most malign, it undermines the fab ...

Bayo Okoya - Delta Analytics Lagos


Posted 1 year agoOpinion > NigeriacorruptionOil +4

COPL On Track To Secure Funds For Offshore Nigeria Oil Project

Canadian Overseas Petroleum Limited (COPL) (XOP: TSX-V) & (COPL: LSE), an international oil and gas exploration and development company focused on offshore West Africa, provides an operational update on its licences in offshore Nigeria and Liberia.   Further to the Company's Q2 results, date ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 1 year agoPress > COPLNigeriaOffshore +2

Partnerships spell progress for plucky Nigerian firms

As if any more was needed, this week have another story to evidence the appetite for indigenous Nigerian oil firms to flex their muscles outside their own borders. Following the lead set by Aiteo Group's internationalist aims earlier this year , Oranto Petroleum has announced that it is set to s ...

Derby Omokoh - Upstream Consulting Company Lagos


Posted 1 year agoOpinion > OrantoUgandaInternational +6

OPEC vs Nigeria: Lose-lose situation?

Last week, Nigerian oil minister Emmanuel Ibe Kachikwu indicated that Nigeria would not join OPEC oil cuts until March 2018 at the very earliest, citing a lack of stability in the nation's oil output. OPEC agreed in May this year to extend output cuts into 2018, though Libya and Nigeria were exemp ...

Bayo Okoya - Delta Analytics Lagos


Posted 1 year agoOpinion > OPECNigeriaProduction +2

When it comes to vandalism Nigeria needs to address the cause, not the symptom  

Successive administrations in Nigeria each have their strengths and weaknesses, but one thing each government department has perfected into a fine art is the amalgamation of bad news into a grand narrative of considered, deliberate development. They will also never, ever miss an opportunity to take ...

Derby Omokoh - Upstream Consulting Company Lagos


Posted 1 year agoOpinion > SeplatOandoAiteo Group +4

Benedict Peters: Aiteo Founder hits back over corruption allegations, boasting $4bn of FDI

Despite being one of the most enterprising countries on the planet, Nigerians loves to do businesses down. What's more, it's often our own home-grown businesses. This week, one of those business has decided to hit back. Having been the subject of corruption allegations as part of Buhari's anti-graf ...

Bayo Okoya - Delta Analytics Lagos


Posted 1 year agoOpinion > AiteoNigeriaBenedict Peters

Aiteo at the vanguard: the powerhouse at the centre of Nigerian oil

There is a quote that says: ‘ the definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting a different result '. It's often attributed to Albert Einstein, but it perfectly describes the state of the oil sector in Nigeria. Governments come and go, oil licences are approved, an ...

Derby Omokoh - Upstream Consulting Company Lagos


Posted 1 year agoOpinion > 2018Aiteo GroupNigeria +11

Aiteo at the vanguard: the powerhouse at the centre of Nigerian oil

There is a quote that says: ‘ the definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting a different result '. It's often attributed to Albert Einstein, but it perfectly describes the state of the oil sector in Nigeria. Governments come and go, oil licences are approved, an ...

Derby Omokoh - Upstream Consulting Company Lagos


Posted 1 year agoOpinion > 2018Aiteo GroupNigeria +11

An African Diamond

Niger Delta E&P entered South Sudan in 2015 through a joint venture with national oil company Nilepet. As a result, Niger Delta E&P and Nilepet formed the first joint venture in Africa between a national oil company and an independent African oil company. The first mandate was that this new join ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 1 year agoLink > Niger DeltaE&P ProjectsNigeria +5