Diligent Oversight Center
Energy, Infrastructure and Environmental Security Studies for Nigeria
Diligent Oversight Center Ltd. ( DOC ) is a joint research and investment consulting vehicle of Eforce Oil International Nigeria, a Nigerian investment holding, and Intexpertise LLC, a Russian research organisation. The main aim of this partnership is to develop energy, infrastructure and environmental security studies for Nigeria, and establish a research and consulting facility with the focus on policy making and project evaluation.
With contribution of the experts and their networks DOC provides monitoring of the current status of the energy infrastructure and petroleum industry. In response to the request of Nigerian people and institutions, the DOC team delivers their expert reports.
DOC acts as an independent consultant, contributing to the policies of Nigerian institutions, promoting awareness of national petroleum industry within the framework of international cooperation and exchange of the scientific and operational expertise, determining the basic principles for the sustainable development of the regions, creating and updating customer tailored databases and geoinformation systems.
The DOC Objectives
Analysis and comprehensive research of the energy and petroleum markets in Nigeria across the entire energy value chain, covering oil and gas, coal, power and renewables, alongside with their impact on the environment and sustainable development
Community development studies in the industry affected areas; elaboration of the community development programs
Research and forecast of the global energy markets and their impact on the development of the Nigerian economy, macroeconomic and budgetary risks

Promotion of the investment opportunities in the Nigerian oil, gas, and energy sector with the focus on developing opportunities for the development of the domestic markets

Feasibility and environmental impact studies for petroleum exploration, development, and production projects

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The DOC Studies
The DOC team has already accomplished a number of studies:
The Ongoing Status of the Environmental Issues in Ogoniland
The report examines the status of the environmental issues in Ogoniland, that is the traditional home of Ogoni people in the Niger Delta. For almost 25 years Ogoni people have been suffering the degrading effects of oil production. The report gives a comprehensive analysis of all activities undertaken by the Federal and State Government in the past 15 years, that aim at environmental restoration. For instance, it provides a detailed description of money allocation and a list of stakeholders and key decision-makers. Moreover, the report concerns the SPDC role in projects financing.

Key words: Ogoniland, Environment; Oil Spillage; money allocation; Environmental Assessment Report (EAR); Hydrocarbon Pollution Restoration Project (HYPREP); Ogoni Restoration Fund (ORF); SPDC.
Gas Flaring in Akwa Ibom State
The report discusses one of the most serious problems in oil-producing countries — the associated gas flaring. The issue is examined in the case of Akwa Ibom State, located in the South-South geopolitical zone. The report gives a detailed composition of associated gas and a list of OMLs, where it is flared. Moreover, a comprehensive description of all OMLs and OPLs, located in Akwa Ibom State, their shareholders and oil and gas reserves are presented in the report.

Key words: Gas Flaring; Associated Gas; Composition; Akwa Ibom State; OML; OPL.
Nigerian Government Bond Market
The report examines the Nigerian bond market as bonds issued by the FGN are highly demanded on the domestic market. The report gives a brief history and a description of the Nigerian debt market as well as the information about the regulation of the FGN bond market and types of government bonds. Particular attention is being devoted to the corporate infrastructure bond guaranteed by Nigeria Sovereign Investment Authority. The structure of the FGN Bonds holders, the statistics of transactions year-wise, the types of investors in the FGN Bonds and many other data are presented in the report.

Key words: Bonds; Debt; Nigeria Sovereign Investment Authority (NSIA); Infrastructure Credit Guarantee Company Limited; Savings Bonds; Diaspora Bonds; FGN Eurobonds; FGN Sukuk.
The more detailed description of the reports you can find
At the moment the DOC team is carrying out research on the following topics:
Domestic Gas Market
Gas Export from Nigeria
Gas Demand in the Region (Gulf of Guinea)
Power Supply and Distribution
The Gas Deposits in the North
Government Policies and Initiatives in the Gas Industry
National Petroleum Companies: the Overseas Experience and its Applications
Domestic Mini-LNG Market Opportunities
Nigeria in OPEC, GECF, and the Global Energy Politics
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