About the Annual NLPGA Conference

The annual NLPGA Conference and Exhibition is the foremost event for all stakeholders in the Nigerian LPG Sector. It is an opportunity for us to all come together and offer solutions to issues affecting the growth of the sector. Since its inauguration in 2011, the conference has focused on bringing fresh ideas to the key issues affecting our industry.

The Sixth Annual NLPGA Conference will focus on the wider use of LPG into such areas as Domestic, Power Generation, Autogas and Industrial Applications.

Conference & Exhibition

The 6th NLPGA Conference and Exhibition will hold on December 1, 2016 at the Federal Palace Hotel, Lagos. The Theme for the Conference is titled ‘The LPG Revolution – The Beginning’.

The Conference will offer the over 500 Delegates / Non-Delegates, Speakers, exhibitors and Special Guests opportunities for high-level networking, business match-making and learning. The conference traditionally sets agenda for engagement by parties in Government, Business, Policy, Industry and Operations.

Speaking at this event will be key stakeholders in the International and Nigerian LPG sector.

Why Attend

  Meet Experts & Influencers Face to Face.

  Networking Opportunities.

  Invest in Yourself.

  Gain more insight into the LPG Business.

  Network with over 500 senior decision makers.

  Learn about key developments in the global LPG industry.

  Discuss the current challenges and hear potential solutions and best practices to support strategic planning.

  Gain a better understanding of the future scenarios facing the sector.

  Invest in tomorrow’s leaders and send key staff to participate in an exclusive development programme.

Why Sponsor or Exhibit

Conference Sponsors

The organising commitee would like to acknowledge the following companies their kind support

Platinum Sponsors


Gold Sponsors

Gas Terminal
Banner Energy
Straegic Energy

Our Partners


Levels of Sponsorship

Here are different levels of sponsorship. Click on the icons to view details.

Other Sponsorship

Speakers & Guests

Here are the speakers and special invited guests for this year's conference.


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Engr. Dada Thomas

Chief Executive Officer

MD Frontier Oil Ltd

Engr Dada Thomas is the founder and Chief Executive Officer of Frontier Oil Limited. He has over 38 years of experience in the oil and gas industry with a proven track record in Facilities Engineering, Project Management and new business conception and development. He spent his first 21 years in the oil & gas industry with the Shell Group and managed a variety of increasingly complex engineering projects and general management roles in both Nigeria and Holland before venturing into the business world as an entrepreneur.

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Alison Abbott

Communications Director

World LPG Association

Alison is the Communications Director of the World LPG Association (WLPGA). Alison manages the association’s global communications strategy and is responsible for the communications initiatives of the WLPGA for its members and stakeholders, for the global rollout of the LPG Exceptional Energy brand.

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Nikki Brown


Cavagna Group UK

Nikki Brown joined Cavagna Group UK Limited in 1993. She was appointed Managing Director of Cavagna Group UK Limited in 2004.

Nikki is Treasurer of UKLPG, the industry association in the United Kingdom. Nikki has been on the board of directors since 2003. She was appointed as Chair in January 2012 and was the first woman in the Association’s history to hold this position. She is the longest serving member of the current Board of Directors. Nikki is also Chair of the Women in LPG Global Network.

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Mrs Nkechi Obi, MON

Founder and Executive Vice-Chairman

Techno Oil Limited

Mrs. Nkechi Obi, MON is the Founder and Executive Vice-Chairman of Techno Oil Limited, Nigeria’s foremost Oil and Gas Company. She is a visionary and astute business woman, who presides over the Techno Oil Group, a diversified conglomerate with subsidiaries and interests spanning across Oil and Gas, Aviation, Power and Real Estate.

The business which was founded more than a decade ago in Nigeria from a very humble beginning, is today one of the leading indigenous business conglomerates with operations in key sectors of the economy and providing employment and growth to the economy.

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Peter Cameron

Founder and Managing Director

Energy Markets Global Limited

Peter is a strategic, commercial and regulatory expert in the gas, power and energy sectors, and also a training expert, with over 25 years industry experience, including long term assignments in Afghanistan, Argentina, Colombia, Ukraine, Central Asia, Nigeria, Spain, Turkey and the UK, and consultancy projects throughout the world.

Peter has been coming to Nigeria since 2003 and most recently he has been working closely with the Ministry of Petroleum Resources on the development of the new Gas and Petroleum policies for Nigeria.

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Toye Odunsi

Managing Director

Custodian And Allied Insurance Limited

Mr. Toye Odunsi is an Insurance graduate of the University of Lagos and an alumnus of the Senior Management Programme of the Lagos Business School and Wharton AMP University of Pennsylvania.

Special Invited Guests

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Hajia Aisha Jummai Al-Hassan

Honorable Minister of Women Affairs

Federal Republic of Nigeria.

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Hajia Amina J. Mohammed

Honorable Minister of Environment

Federal Republic of Nigeria.

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Babatunde Raji Fashola

Honorable Minister of Power,Works and Housing

Federal Republic of Nigeria.

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Prof. Isacc Adewole

Honorable Minister of Health

Federal Republic of Nigeria.

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Mrs. Kemi Adeosun

Honorable Minister Of Finance

Federal Republic of Nigeria

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Dr. Okeechukwu Enelamah

Honorable Minister Of Industry and Trade

Federal Republic of Nigeria.

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Dr. Ibe Kachikwu

Honourable Minister of Petroleum

Federal Republic of Nigeria

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Dr. Chris Ngige

Honourable Minister of Labour and Employment

Federal Republic of Nigeria

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Arthur Okowa ifyeani

Governor of Delta State

Federal Republic of Nigeria.

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Abdullahi Umar Ganduje

Governor of Kano state

Federal Republic of Nigeria.

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Abubakar Sani Bello

Governor of Niger State

Federal Republic of Nigeria.

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Ibikunle Amosun

Governor of Ogun State

Federal Republic of Nigeria.

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Olusegun Mimiko

Governor of Ondo State

Federal Republic of Nigeria.

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Dr. Nasir-El-Rufai

Executive Governor of Kaduna State

Federal Republic of Nigeria.

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Akinwunmi Ambode

Executive Governor of Lagos State

Federal Republic of Nigeria.

Women in LPG (WINLPG) Nigerian Chapter

Join us as we inaugurate the WINLPG Nigerian Chapter

Changing the face of the industry

Gender balance in the LPG industry is not optimised and WLPGA is in a unique position to start to make a change. This change is to be drive by WINLPG. WINLPG is a new global network that will recommend actions and activities as part of the WLPGA strategic planning process to address this issue.

Guest Speakers

Mrs. Audrey Joe-Ezigbo

Co-Founder and Executive Director

Falcon Corporation Limited

Audrey holds several Master’s degrees and certifications in the areas of Finance, Business Administration, Marketing, and Leadership from reputable institutions of learning including the University of Nigeria, and the prestigious Lagos Business School and Harvard Business School.

Audrey also serves on the Boards of several notable corporations where she is able to bring her wealth of experience in business, finance and corporate strategy to the fore. Audrey is an active member of several professional and volunteer service associations. She is a mentor on the formal Mentoring programs of Lagos Business School, Pan Atlantic University; Women in Management, Business & Public Service (WIMBIZ); Apostles in the Market Place (AiMP), and the Federal Government of Nigeria YouWin Women mentoring program, amongst others. Audrey is a Speaker and facilitator, readily sharing her experiences on various facets of management and entrepreneurship through various platforms including the Fate Foundation and Lagos Business School. She is a prolific writer, blogger, and published author of two books – ‘Double Impact’ and ’Uniquely Woman’

Orode Doherty

Country Director

Africare Nigeria

Dr. Orode Doherty is a Pediatrician, Development Specialist and Country Director for Africare Nigeria where she is responsible for overseeing the implementation of several high impact projects, including comprehensive integrated malaria programming services in ten high burden states, care for OVC through education and economic empowerment for caregivers and pioneering integrated life skills leadership and sports programming for in-school youth. She served previously as project director for Africare’s HIV project in Nigeria and as pioneer pediatric advisor at Columbia University’s International Center for AIDS Care and Treatment programs (ICAP). In both positions, she led teams responsible for establishing over 120 community based HIV care and treatment access centers across nine states in Nigeria. Orode was an award winning Pediatric resident and clinician at the Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh, a pediatric center of excellence in the US. She obtained her medical degree from the University of Benin, and a Masters of Public Health degree from Harvard University. She is a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics, Fellow of third class of the Africa Leadership Initiative West Africa, and a member and moderator of the Aspen Global Leadership Network.

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Mrs Betty Amechi Ugona

Motivational Speaker

NGO Gas to Health Inituative

Mrs Betty Amechi Ugona, a graduate of the University of Ilorin in 1985, holds Bachelor Degree in Industrial Chemistry, Post Graduate Diploma in Chemical Engineering and also PGD in Business Administration . Engr. Betty Ugona started her career in NNPC in 1987 as a Process Engineer with the New Port Harcourt Refinery where she worked as a Plant and Panel Operator and later got redeployed to Production Planning and Quality Control Dept.

She was later transferred to PPMC where she worked as Quality Control Officer, Cost Control Engineer, project Engineer, Deputy Manager LPG Sales and Manager LPG before joining NNPC Retail as GM Sales and Marketing coordinating Retail Sales of all white products, LPG Sales, etc.

Mrs Ugona is is a motivational speaker and has passion for leadership and growth of LPG consumption in the country that she founded an NGO GAS TO HEALTH INITIATIVE, with main objective of creating awareness for the use of LPG as the most efficient energy for cooking. targeting women especially the local food vendors who use firewoods and kerosene to cook for their customers.

She is also an author with the followings to her credit- "YOUR CHOICE, YOUR FUTURE & YOUR LIFE"and "WHO COOKS IT FEELS THE BRUNT THE ENVIRONMENT FEELS THE HEAT".

She is happily married to Dr Chudy Ugona, and together they are blessed with Four Children.

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Uju Vivian Obuekwe


Uju obtained a Bachelor’s degree in Law, from Abia State University in 1991 and Nigerian Law School in 1992. She is currently pursuing her Masters in Business Administration from the Edinburgh Napier University Business School.

She is a Fellow, Institute of Corporate Administration, Member, Institute of Management Consultants (IMC) and a Member, International Federation of Women Lawyers (FIDA).

She has over 22 years’ experience in Law, Marketing Communications, Banking and Human Capacity Development. She is a World Bank Scholar and a recipient of a Scholarship - Road to Women’s Business Growth Program (Cherie Blair Foundation/Exxon Mobil Foundation) and a member of many associations like African Women Entrepreneurship Program and NECA’s Network of Entrepreneurial Women (NNEW).

She is currently the Executive Director Brand/Strategy Platform Branding Company and manages the Abuja office.

Get In Touch

The 6th Annual NLPGA Conference
Date: December 1, 2016
Venue: Federal Palace Hotel, Victoria Island, Lagos, Nigeria
Time: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

E: info@nigerialpgas.com | P: +234 801 234 5678

For enquiries, please contact:

Joseph Eromosele
Executive Secretary NLPGA

16, Amodu Ojikutu Street , 3rd Floor, Lindev Plaza
Victoria Island, Lagos, Nigeria
E: josepheromosele@nigerialpgas.com
P: +234 909 040 4500, 805 888 1000