Revive and reactivate our minimally performing Refineries to optimum capacity.
Make the industry [oil and gas] and Nigeria one of the world leading/cutting edge centres for clean oil and gas technology; also producing leading world Oil and Gas technologist, scientists, and owing mega structure installations, drilling, processing, and production facilities and engineers. These facilities and scientists will be supported with the best services and research facilities.
Fully develop the sector’s capacity to absorb more of the nation’s new graduate in the labour market. The sector will be funded to produce more home grown, but world class engineers, scientists, technologist, etc.
Modernize [unbundle] the NNPC and make it the national energy champion. I will consider breaking it up into more efficient, commercially driven units; and may strip it of its regulatory powers, so as to enable it tap into international capital market.
Enforce the government master plan for oil companies to end flaring that pollutes the air and damages the communities and people’s health and ensure that they sell at least half of their gas produced within Nigeria.
Speedily pass the much delayed Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) and ensure that local content issues are fully addressed.
Make Nigeria the world’s leading exporter of LNG through the creation of strategic partnerships.
Commence work with the National Assembly to review and finalize work on the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB).
Boost community and local participation in downstream through expansion and promotion of local content development.
Commence organizational reforms to curb corruption in NNPC and its subsidiaries