The partnership was announced Tuesday morning by EITI and NNPC in a joint statement.
The project is expected to be operated on a public-private partnership basis.
The agreement is expected to help resolve disputes stemming from Oil Mining Lease (OML).
*Acts as facility agent bank for Nigerian commercial banks in the $1.5 billion facility to boost Nigerian oil production and government revenue.
Dr Dawha was the 16th GMD of the state oil giant.
The deal, which is a first of its kind since the pandemic, was led by Standard Chartered Bank.
Petrol subsidy gulped N101.65bn in the first three months of the year.
7 people were killed in the explosion which occurred during the discharging of Gbetiokun production.
The Corporation says it was on the last stage of completing repairs which includes hydro testing.
The gas firm has been able to sell the excess supply at a discount in the spot market.