National - News - Oil & Gas - December 23, 2022

Nigeria LNG General Counsel, Nwokedi, emerges NGA’s new President

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The General Counsel and Company Secretary, Nigeria LNG Limited, Aka Nwokedi, has been elected to lead the Nigerian Gas Association (NGA) as President in the 2023-2024 Executive Council.

Nwokedi, a former Managing Director of the NLNG Ship Management Limited (NSML), would lead the Executive Council to pilot and steer the affairs of the gas industry association for the next two years.

The election was conducted on December 15, 2022 as part of the Annual General Meeting of the Association held in Lagos.

A long-standing active member of the Association, Nwokedi was the 1st Vice President before emerging as President-elect.

Also, he has over the years occupied several positions in the Association, namely Legal Advisor, Secretary General, and Chairman, NGA Conference Committee.

A statement from the Association on Thursday said the newly elected Executive Council would formally assume office during the Association’s International Conference scheduled to hold in April 2023.

The NGA was set up in 1999 as the umbrella professional body of the gas industry responsible for lead advocacy, promotion and protection of the interest of the gas industry and players in Nigeria.

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