Managing Director of Nigeria Liquefied Natural Gas Limited, Mr. Tony Attah, has said the company in which Nigeria holds forty nine percent equity, has contributed twenty billion dollars in revenue and six billion dollar in taxes to the economy in the last five years.
Mr. Attah made the disclosure, on Monday this week when he visited the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, in Abuja.
He commended the minister for the role he had played in bringing positive change to Nigeria.
Mr. Attah said the organization was equally playing a critical role in technology transfer, in collaboration with some universities, adding that it was also intensifying efforts to further diversify the energy source for the country.
On his part, the minister commended the Nigeria Liquefied Natural Gas for promoting creativity through the Nigeria Liquefied Natural Gas Literature prize and urged the organization to extend similar gesture to the Federal Government’s National Re-orientation Campaign, tagged Change Begins with Me, to be launched on Thursday this week.