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Paul Ogwu
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A blog post by Paul Ogwu was featured

Special Report : Environmental Refugees

We are concerned at the rate the environment is rapidly degraded especially in the oil rich Niger Delta of Nigeria. The amount of investment in the region has not been proportional to the amount of revenue generated, but that's not the bane of the issue. The environment has so degraded that livelihood for the inhabitants has been seriously challenged and limited. The government and development partners are trying to remedy the amount of degradation and effects of oil spills in this region but…See More
Aug 2
Paul Ogwu posted a blog post

Special Report : Environmental Refugees

We are concerned at the rate the environment is rapidly degraded especially in the oil rich Niger Delta of Nigeria. The amount of investment in the region has not been proportional to the amount of revenue generated, but that's not the bane of the issue. The environment has so degraded that livelihood for the inhabitants has been seriously challenged and limited. The government and development partners are trying to remedy the amount of degradation and effects of oil spills in this region but…See More
Aug 2
Paul Ogwu favorited EITI's blog post Nigeria uses EITI to reform industry, build accountability
Mar 5
Paul Ogwu favorited Ishmael Quaicoe's event Africa Conference on Artisanal and Small-Scale Mining & Quarrying
Feb 25
Daniel Stapper commented on Paul Ogwu's blog post 'Optimizing of the Mining value chain through the establishment of Mineral buying Centers in Nigeria'
"Thanks for this note, Mr Oqwu. Very relevant and timely discussion. I whole-heartedly agree that formal buying centers can provide a very useful means for assisting the development of the solid minerals sector. In addition to buying minerals, these…"
Jan 14
A blog post by Paul Ogwu was featured

Optimizing of the Mining value chain through the establishment of Mineral buying Centers in Nigeria

 Optimizing of the Mining value chain through the establishment of Mineral buying Centers in Nigeriahttp://pwypnigeria.org/optimizing-of-the-mining-value-chain-through-the-establishment-of-mineral-buying-centers-in-nigeria/  The mining sector is one strategic sector in Nigeria for revenue generation, employment creation and diversification of the economy. The…See More
Jan 4
Henri-Claude ENOUMBA commented on Paul Ogwu's blog post 'Optimizing of the Mining value chain through the establishment of Mineral buying Centers in Nigeria'
" Fortunately, there is growing awareness by African states on the need to get an equitable share of their mineral resources. While this is important, governments are also taking into account the interest of private companies. This is why it is…"
Dec 28, 2018
Paul Ogwu posted a blog post

Optimizing of the Mining value chain through the establishment of Mineral buying Centers in Nigeria

 Optimizing of the Mining value chain through the establishment of Mineral buying Centers in Nigeriahttp://pwypnigeria.org/optimizing-of-the-mining-value-chain-through-the-establishment-of-mineral-buying-centers-in-nigeria/  The mining sector is one strategic sector in Nigeria for revenue generation, employment creation and diversification of the economy. The…See More
Dec 27, 2018
Paul Ogwu posted a blog post

SOCIO-ECONOMIC EXPENDITURE OF EXTRACTIVE INDUSTRIES REVENUE AS EFFECTIVE TOOL FOR CITIZENS INVOLVEMENT IN THE EXTRACTIVE SECTOR ACCOUNTABILITY PROCESS: THE CASE OF NIGERIA

The use of EITI audit on social expenditure and its impact on the citizenry is exemplary as it is one of the genuine ways of measuring the effectiveness of natural resource management. The objective of EITI is to assist member countries in reversing the regime of secrecy and opacity through the periodic audit of the extractive sector and widespread dissemination of the findings of the audit reports, which contains the payments made by extractive companies to the government in form of taxes,…See More
Nov 1, 2018
Paul Ogwu and Projekt-Consult GmbH are now friends
Oct 15, 2018
Paul Ogwu favorited Kazeem's blog post Civil Society and Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI) in Nigeria
Oct 10, 2018
Steven Peterson favorited Paul Ogwu's blog post FORMALIZING ARTISANAL AND SMALL SCALE MINING IN NIGERIA
Oct 8, 2018
Paul Ogwu favorited Miles Litvinoff's blog post New PWYP UK study explores UK EITI and mandatory payments data variances
Sep 28, 2018
Paul Ogwu and Bernd Schulte are now friends
Sep 17, 2018
A blog post by Paul Ogwu was featured

FORMALIZING ARTISANAL AND SMALL SCALE MINING IN NIGERIA

http://pwypnigeria.org/formalizing-artisanal-and-small-scale-mining-in-nigeria/FORMALIZING ARTISANAL AND SMALL SCALE MINING IN NIGERIAThe exploration of minerals in Nigeria by the artisanal method has occurred for over 2400 years from mining basic clays to base metals and gold. There have been popular culture in Nigeria that have mining symbols as symbols of their existence like the Nok culture, Ife,…See More
Sep 11, 2018
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Sep 8, 2018

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About My Work
I work as the Program Officer Publish What You Pay Nigeria
Areas of interest
oil and natural gas, csr, governance and anti-corruption, environment, social accountability, contract and licensing, monitoring revenue collection, redistribution and sustainable development
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Paul Ogwu's Blog

Special Report : Environmental Refugees

Posted on August 2, 2019 at 14:43 0 Comments

We are concerned at the rate the environment is rapidly degraded especially in the oil rich Niger Delta of Nigeria. The amount of investment in the region has not been proportional to the amount of revenue generated, but that's not the bane of the issue. The environment has so degraded that livelihood for the inhabitants has been seriously challenged and limited. The government and development partners are trying to remedy the amount of degradation and effects of oil spills in this region…

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Optimizing of the Mining value chain through the establishment of Mineral buying Centers in Nigeria

Posted on December 27, 2018 at 9:01 2 Comments

 

Optimizing of the Mining value chain through the establishment of Mineral buying Centers in Nigeria

http://pwypnigeria.org/optimizing-of-the-mining-value-chain-through-the-establishment-of-mineral-buying-centers-in-nigeria/

 

 

The mining sector is one strategic sector in Nigeria for…

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SOCIO-ECONOMIC EXPENDITURE OF EXTRACTIVE INDUSTRIES REVENUE AS EFFECTIVE TOOL FOR CITIZENS INVOLVEMENT IN THE EXTRACTIVE SECTOR ACCOUNTABILITY PROCESS: THE CASE OF NIGERIA

Posted on November 1, 2018 at 12:36 0 Comments

The use of EITI audit on social expenditure and its impact on the citizenry is exemplary as it is one of the genuine ways of measuring the effectiveness of natural resource management. The objective of EITI is to assist member countries in reversing the regime of secrecy and opacity through the periodic audit of the extractive sector and widespread dissemination of the findings of the audit reports, which contains the payments made by extractive companies to the government in form of taxes,…

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FORMALIZING ARTISANAL AND SMALL SCALE MINING IN NIGERIA

Posted on September 8, 2018 at 4:29 0 Comments

http://pwypnigeria.org/formalizing-artisanal-and-small-scale-mining-in-nigeria/

FORMALIZING ARTISANAL AND SMALL SCALE MINING IN NIGERIA

The exploration of minerals in Nigeria by the artisanal method has occurred for over 2400 years from mining basic clays to base metals and gold. There have been popular culture in Nigeria that have…

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