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Timipre Marlin Sylva

Date of Birth: 7 July 1964
Place of Birth: Rivers State


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Energy law unsettles rentiers

He chaired the committee that drafted the new law and will also sit on the steering committee that will oversee the transition period for the industry under Timipre Sylva the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources (AC Vol 62 No 9 Oil reform gathers pace)...


Oil reform gathers pace

Timipre Sylva Minister of State for Petroleum Resources has regularly forecast the imminent passage of the bill...


Much to be modest about

Even if the repeatedly promised but much-delayed Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) is passed in the coming weeks as petroleum minister of state Timipre Sylva predicts and the Department of Petroleum Resources launches a bidding round for major oil licenses to follow the nearing-completion marginal fields round investment could remain below that required to replace Nigeria's hydrocarbon reserves and boost future revenues...


How to make oil pay

The Bill is being shepherded by Mele Kyari the Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) who has been chairing the reform project since July 2019 with political support from Timipre Sylva the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources and a former Governor of Bayelsa state in the Delta...

But the announcement on 7 October by Timi Sylva that the assembly would shelve debate until next year may provide an opportunity for vested interests to try to dilute delay or even destroy the bill...


Buhari goes to the market

Petroleum Minister Timipre Sylva claimed that the official elimination of fuel subsidies could save Nigeria up to N1 trillion ($2...


All power to the governors

Timipre Sylva's meeting with Nyesom Wike at the governor's mansion in Port Harcourt on 23 August bore all the signs of an old friends' reunion...


In Edo, all politics is national

Meanwhile the APC's 49-man campaign committee led by Ganduje includes regional heavyweights like minister of state for petroleum Timipre Sylva deputy President of the Senate Ovie Omo-Agege and two former governors of Edo (AC Vol 60 No 4 Governors get set)...


Groaning about zoning

A revived Petroleum Industry Bill the much-delayed thorough reform of the oil industry is now due 'before the end of the year' according to Timipre Sylva Minister of State for Petroleum Resources...


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