Event Location: 
Eko Convention Center, Lagos
Event Date: 
3-5 March 2021
Message: 
Part of the Oil, Gas and Energy Series
Views from the Industry

“Local content collaboration is paramount, NCDMB is leading the way across Africa when it comes to local content. We need to ensure our targets are continually met and carry on demonstrating to Africa that the NCDMB is ensuring companies operate in Nigeria with local content at the forefront of their business.”

ENG. SIMBI WABOTE
The Executive Secretary, Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB)

I wish to commend the organisers of SAIPEC. Nigeria and the rest of Africa have been crying out for a platform of this level for many years to enable the NCDMB for its effective promotion of local content with the continent.”

DR. OMAR FAROUK
Secretary General, APPO

 

“It opens our understanding to the many many ways we can harness our energy potential, development for the betterment of the country.”

MR. TIMOTHY KABBA
Director General, Petroleum Directorate - Sierra Leone 

“As a prospecting country, SAIPEC has enabled us to share our experience, but more importantly, learn from established and mature markets such as Nigeria and Ghana, the event has provided us with a lot of collaboration opportunities and knowhow for the future.”

MR. LAMIN CAMARA 
Permanent Secretary, Gambia National Oil Company

“Having travelled for two days to arrive here, we would like to thank the organisers for pulling together all these IOC’s and NOC’s under one roof. For me, this has been a very educational and great learning experience, we look forward to future events.”

MR. MANUEL SITHOLE 
General Manager, INP Mozambique, Republic of Mozambique

“There should be open investment opportunities across the African countries. Collaborative exchange of the huge resource base on experience and development are important to Africa’s oil and gas industry and the more we collaborate at meetings like SAIPEC, the greater value will be delivered to the people to ease business migration”

DR. IBRAHIMA DIABY 
Chief Executive Officer, Société Nationale d’Opérations Pétrolières de la Côte d’Ivoire Petroci)

“The future of energy in Sub-Saharan Africa is bright, especially with offshore exploration development. Collaboration should be across all segments of the industry; from ideas sharing to human resource exchange, SAIPEC is the platform we have all been looking to convene at.”

MR. OMAR MITHA 
Former Chairman/CEO, Empresa Nacional de Hidrocarbonetos (ENH), Republic of Mozambique

“We are seeing a lot of Nigerian companies express interest in Uganda given the vast opportunities, this is paramount to the development of Uganda’s oil industry, ensuring we utilise the best practice and experience of developed experts, IOC’s, NOC and companies throughout the oil value chain”

DR. MICHAEL MUGERWA 
General Manager - Uganda Refinery Holding Company

"The focus is important because it creates opportunities for  interaction and collaboration amongst the NOC’s and major players in Sub Saharan Africa, it is a very good initiative.”

ENG. SEYI OMOTOWA
General Manager, NAPIMS, Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation

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