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Who We Are

Nigeria LNG Limited (NLNG) is one of the world’s top suppliers of LNG. NLNG was incorporated as a Limited Liability Company on May 17, 1989, to harness Nigeria’s vast natural gas resources and produce Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) and Natural Gas Liquids (NGLs) for export.

The establishment of NLNG as a company is backed by the Nigeria LNG Fiscal Incentives, Guaranties and Assurances Act. Cap N87, Laws of Federation of Nigeria 2004 which, amongst other things, provides for the guarantees and assurances by the Federal Government of Nigeria to the Company and its Shareholders.

Today, NLNG has a total production capacity of 22 Million Tons Per Annum (mtpa) of LNG and 5mtpa of Natural Gas Liquids (NGLs) from its six-train plant complex.

NLNG has, within a short span of time, grown in status to become a reliable supplier of LNG in the Atlantic Basin serving the European, South American, Middle East, and Far East markets. The company has 20 long-term Sale and Purchase Agreements (SPAs) with 9 customers.


Our Mission & Our Visions

To market, produce and deliver Liquefied Natural Gas and Natural Gas Liquids to buyers safely, reliably and profitably, growing our company and its people to their full potential, and being a trusted partner with all our stakeholders in the sustainable development of Nigeria’s gas industry and of NLNG’s host communities.

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NLNG has two subsidiaries: Bonny Gas Transport Limited (BGT) and NLNG Ship Management Limited (NSML). Bonny Gas Transport Limited was incorporated in 1989, following the incorporation of Nigeria LNG Limited, to provide shipping capacity for NLNG. BGT owns and operates LNG tankers that transport NLNG’s products to its buyers.

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Business Principles

Our success has been defined by tenacity and commitment to our Business Principles. It begins with our core values which are pillars of work culture at NLNG. Our shared core values of Safety, Integrity, Teamwork, Respect, Excellence and Caring for people, underpin all the work we do and are the foundation to our Business Principles.

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Meet Our Management Team

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NLNG’s shareholding and governance structure is the first of its kind in the Nigerian oil and gas industry. The company is an independent Incorporated Joint Venture owned in the following proportions: Nigerian National Petroleum Company Limited (NNPC) (49%), Shell Gas B.V. (25.6%), TotalEnegies Gaz & Electricité​ Holdings (15%), and Eni International N.A. N.V. S.àr.l (10.4%).

The Company’s structure guarantees that an independent Board of Directors sits at the pinnacle of governance, and makes effective decisions for the company.