Oil minister Timipre Sylva plays the long game

The secretary of state for petroleum resources Timipre Sylva in Abu Dhabi on September 2019.
The secretary of state for petroleum resources Timipre Sylva in Abu Dhabi on September 2019. © Karim Sahib / AFP
The secretary of state for petroleum resources and former governor of Bayelsa has every intention of remaining influential after the February presidential election and can leverage a significant network in the oil-rich Niger Delta region to make sure he does. [...] (377 words)
Issue dated 10/01/2023 Reading time 2 minutes
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