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Mshelbila to replace Attah as NLNG MD August 31

- MKPOIKANA UDOMA

Port Harcourt -- The Chief Executive Officer, Atlantic LNG, Dr. Philip Mshelbila, has been appointed to replace Engr. Tony Attah as Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of the Nigeria LNG Limited, NLNG.

NLNG General Manager, External Relations and Sustainabl­e Developmen­t, Eyono Fatayi-Williams, announced that the appointmen­t was approved by the Board of Directors of the NLNG at its last board meeting.

Fatayi-Williams explained that Attah will return to his parent company, Shell, on August 30, 2021 at the expiration of his five-year tenure at the helm of affairs.

Engr. Attah was appointed Chief Executive Officer by the NLNG board in July 2016.

She also disclosed that Dr.

Mshelbila, who is rounding-up his tenure as Chief Executive Officer, Atlantic LNG Company of Trinidad & Tobago, will be taking over from Engr. Attah on August 31, 2021.

NLNG is an incorporat­ed joint venture owned by four shareholde­rs, namely, the Federal Government of Nigeria, represente­d by NNPC (49%), Shell Gas B.V. (25.6%), Total Gaz Electricit­e Holdings France (15%), and Eni Internatio­nal N.A. N.V. S.àr.l (10.4%).

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