The NSWG members draw their allowances under “Special Category” of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF) Circular No SWC/S/04/S.310/105 of 10th June 2010 subject to a minimum of four and maximum of eight meetings in any given year (The present board has met only four times per year in the two years).

The approved allowances under Special Category are:

NSWG MEETINGS
DESIGNATION RATE (N)
Chairman 150,000.00
Member 120,000.00

 

COMMITTEE MEETINGS
DESIGNATION RATE (N)
Chairman 50,000.00
Member 40,000.00

 

However, the following NSWG members do not collect any allowances for attending board or committee meetings:

  1. Representative of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC)
  2. Representative of the Oil Producers Trade Section (OPTS)
  3. Executive Secretary of NEITI