In a bid to reposition the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), a new board has been
This was made in a statement signed by Buhari’s Special Adviser (Media and Publicity), Femi Adesina on Monday.
The newly composed board include the following: Chairman – Dr Emmanuel Ibe Kachikwu, Honourable Minister of State for Petroleum; Group Managing Director – Dr Maikanti Kacalla Baru; The Permanent Secretary of the Federal Ministry of Finance. Others on the Board are Abba Kyari, Dr Thomas M.A John, Dr Pius O. Akinyelure, Dr Tajuddeen Umar, Mohammed Lawal, and Yusuf Lawal.
President Buhari has urged the new board to ensure the successful delivery of the mandate of the NNPC, “and serve the nation by upholding the public trust placed on them in managing this critical national asset” the statement added.