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South Sudan’s Nile Petroleum Bonds with Nigeria’s Regulators, Operatives

Nigeria’s department of Petroleum Resources, the regulatory agency, rolled out a warm welcome for the board of directors and executive management of Nile Petroleum and Gas Corporation Nile  Pet, South Sudan’s state hydrocarbon company, who were on a working visit to the country. The South Sudanese had gone to Nigeria for a quarterly meeting of the Nile Delta Company Limited (Nile Delta), a joint venture between the Nile Petroleum and…

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A Paradigm Shift in South Sudan

AOP talked to Babatunde O. Odeyemi, General Manager of Nile Delta Petroleum Company Limited, about the differences in doing business in a mature market like Nigeria, versus a developing market like South Sudan.  Niger Delta E&P, an independent oil company based in Nigeria, entered South Sudan in 2015 through a joint venture with national oil company Nilepet. The local entity, Nile Delta Petroleum Company, is focused on development of brownfield sites…

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