Buhari suspends inauguration of NNPC board

Buhari suspends inauguration of NNPC board

Buhari suspends inauguration of NNPC board

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Secretary to the government of the federation (SGF), Boss Mustapha has stated that President Muhammadu Buhari has suspended the inauguration of the newly constituted board of the Nigerian National Petroleum Company Limited (NNPC).

This was contained in a statement released on Tuesday by the SGF, Boss Mustapha.

According to SGF, the government will announce a new date soon.

The federal government had fixed Wednesday, November 24, as the inauguration date.

“A new date for the inauguration of the board will be announced in due course. “We deeply regret inconveniences caused to members by this suspension, please,” Mustapha said.

In September, Buhari appointed the new board members of the NNPC and set a two-year timeline for the incorporation of NNPC Limited.

Ifeanyi Ararume was appointed as chairman of the board while Mele Kolo Kyari and Umar I. Ajiya will serve as chief executive officer and chief financial officer, respectively.

Other board members are Tajudeen Umar (north-east), Lami O. Ahmed (north-central), Mohammed Lawal (north-west), Margaret Chuba Okadigbo (south-east), Constance Harry Marshal (south-south), and Pius Akinyelure (south-west).

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