The Board of Nigeria Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (NEITI) has approved the appointment of Mr. Tariye Omunguye George as the new Director, Technical. Mr. George replaces Kasim Yahuza who has resigned his appointment.
Mr. George holds a B.Sc. in Geology, from the University of Port Harcourt, Nigeria and an MSc. in Industrial Technology from Texas Southern University-Houston, Texas. He also has a Certificate in Drilling Engineering with an emphasis on oil well drilling fluids.
He comes to the new position with a wealth of experience spanning several years in the industry having served as Team Leader, Oil and Gas in NEITI.
He is a member of the American Association of Petroleum Geologists, the Society of Petroleum Engineers, and the National Association of Petroleum Explorationists (NAPE).