Highlights from TGNF 2017 as Eta Plays Key Role

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Swiftly following on from its successful participation at Offshore Europe 2017 in Aberdeen, Eta Energy Solutions also significantly contributed to the fourth edition of The Global Nigeria Forum (TGNF) 2017 which held on the 9th of September at the Ardoe Mercure House Hotel in Aberdeen. The Global Nigeria Forum is an association of well-respected oil and gas experts and entrepreneurs of Nigerian descent but with international reach. The group aims to enhance investment within Nigeria as well as facilitate the export of the best of Nigerian enterprise and skills globally.


Eta energy solutions at TGNF 2017-2

Eta directors, Engr. Sodi Toby and Dr. Ebe Weli were part of the steering committee tasked with leading the planning and organisation of 2017 TGN Conference. Once again, the conference proved successful with eminent business leaders, hundreds of experts, and scores of dynamic businesses fully participating.


The forum which was sponsored by Shell Nigeria Exploration & Production Company (SNEPCO) attracted key players from the private and public sector within the Nigerian Oil & Gas industry. Those present at the forum included: -


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  • Mr Simbi Wabote – Executive Secretary, Nigerian Content Development & Monitoring Board (NCDMB)

  • Mr Emmanuel Ekong – Chairman, Local Content Committee of the House of Representatives

  • Mr Jones Onyereri – Chairman, Finance Committee of the House of Representatives

  • Engr. Kashim Ali – President, Council for the Regulation of Engineering in Nigeria (COREN)

  • Mr Anthony Ellis – General Manager, Contracts & Procurement, Shell Nigeria & Gabon

  • Mr Anthony Mckenna - General Manager, Contracts & Procurement, Shell UK

  • Mr Marcel Amu – Exploration Manager, Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC)

  • Mr Austin Uzoka – Acting General Manager, SNEPCO Nigerian Content Development

  • Dr Paul Eke – Chairman, Nigerians in Diaspora (NIDOE) North UK


For more details about the event, you can view press reports here: -

Shell Media Release

Business Day

The Tide

Sweet Crude Reports

Nigeria Communications Week

Nigerian Tribune

Metro Watch


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