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Buhari Approves New Board Of Directors For NNPC, Baru Replaces Kachikwu As GMD

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Dr.Maikanti Kacalla Baru as new Group Managing Director (GMD) for the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC). Barure places Dr.Ibe Kachikwu who until today occupied the position and doubled as Minister of State for Petroleum Resources. The President also approved the composition of the Board of the corporation as provided for…

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Fuel Price Remains The Same As FG Rules Out Return Of Subsidy

  Last week, we reported that there were indications from the Petroleum Products Pricing Regulatory Agency (PPPRA)that the price of Premium Motor Spirit (Petrol)might increase to N88 per litre at the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) stations and N88.50 in other stations. Read here if you missed. However, according to The Guardian, the Federal Government has not increased…

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Mixed Reactions Trail Tinubu’s 10-paragraph Warning To Kachikwu

 Dr. Emmanuel Ibe Kachikwu  Nigerians are seriously reacting to Tinubu’s message to the Minister of State for Petroleum, Dr. Emmanuel Ibe Kachikwu over his flippant comments on the issue of fuel scarcity. Last week, the minister who also doubles as Group Managing Director of the NNPC,addressed journalists on the current issue of fuel scarcity in…

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PENGASSAN, NUPENG Call Off Nationwide Strike

 Ibe Kachikwu  Nigerian oil workers unions under the aegis of Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (PENGASSAN) and the Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG) have called off their 1-day-old strike. The workers had gone on strike yesterday following the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Ibe Kachikwu’s announcement on…

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