Category: NNPC

NNPC BEGINS OIL EXPLORATION FOR OIL IN NASARAWA

Oil search in the nation’s inland basins received a fresh impetus following the commencement of exploration activities in the Benue Trough by the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC). According to a statement by the NNPC in Abuja, Group Managing Director of the Corporation, Mr. Maikanti Baru, announced this development during […]

WHY BARU IGNORED KACHIKWU IN THE RUNNING OF NNPC

JOHN ALECHENU,  ENIOLA Akinkuotu and OKECHUKWU NNODIM Sources close to the Group Managing Director, Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, Maikanti Baru, have revealed the reasons the NNPC boss ignored the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Ibe Kachikwu in the running of the corporation. The sources told SUNDAY PUNCH that the Act establishing the NNPC stipulates that […]