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NLNG signs GMoU to drive community development in Rivers State

In order to enable host communities take ownership and drive sustainable development, the Nigeria Liquefied Natural Gas Limited, NLNG, has signed Global Memoranda of Understanding with some of her host communities in Rivers State.

The Company, announced the first phase of the new agreements with the community stakeholders, comprising Ogbum-nu-Abali, Ubeta and Rumuji communities in Rivers State.

Under this framework, 10 clusters will ultimately be created to drive community-initiated projects through a Foundation that will have a Board of Trustees, Steering Committees, and Community Trusts.

NLNG will provide funds for these clusters and also encourage them to seek additional funds from other donors to finance development initiatives in the respective communities.

Speaking, NLNG’s General Manager, External Relations and Sustainable Development, Mrs Eyono Fatayi-Williams, said the Company’s commitment to its vision of “being a global LNG Company, was driving its passion for sustainable relationships with its partners in the community.

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Source: SweetCrudeReports

NLNG signs GMoU to drive community development in Rivers State

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