by Mitchelle Uzorka
Congratulations are in other as Engineer Adokiye Tombomieye, the Amabelemabo 1 Of Bille Kingdom, has been conferred a National Honour award by President Buhari.
Adokiye Tombomieye has been conferred with the OFFICER OF THE ORDER OF THE NIGER.
He is a fellow of the Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE)and the Nigerian Society of Chemical Engineers (NSChE).
He commenced his career in 1991 at Eleme Petrochemicals Company Limited (EPCL) as a Production Engineer where he made outstanding contributions to the operations of the Polyethylene Plant for about 14 years.
Almost a decade into his NNPC career, he was appointed as the Acting Deputy Manager of Polyethylene/Butene-1 Plants in recognition of his excellent performance. He excelled during the Performance Guarantee Test (P.G.T) using the Modified Reactor Agitator as this feat was achieved despite the reduction of the Technical back-up staff (TBS) by ninety percent.
Following EPCL, he was deployed to Brass LNG where he further gained vast experience of over 10 years in Brass LNG limited by providing technical support to the Gas and Power Directorate before he attained the position of a Manager.
In 2015, Adokiye was appointed the General Manager, Commercial in the Crude Oil Marketing Division (COMD), which transitioned his career into the upstream sector of the industry. His competence, loyalty and dedication to NNPC paved the path for his promotion to the position of Group General Manager, COMD, in 2019.
In 2020,the President and Commander-in-Chief appointed him as the Chief Operating Officer, Upstream. He is currently championing the industry objective towards reducing costs and improving revenue for the Corporation.
He was recently appointed the New Chairman of NNPC Port Harcourt Refinery!