• NNPC bid: we’ll ensure accountability, says GMD

    NNPC bid: we’ll ensure accountability, says GMD

    Dr Maikanti Baru, Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, said the bid for the sales and purchase of Nigerian crude oil grades will be transparent.

    Baru said this in Abuja on Thursday when he declared the process open. ‎

    According to him, the crude oil contract tenders‎ are to ensure transparency, enshrine accountability and conduct business in line with best global practices.

    Baru said: “Today’s event marks yet another turning point in our quest to further enshrine transparency and […]

  • NNPC to begin commercial production of biofuels – GMD

    NNPC to begin commercial production of biofuels – GMD

    It was gathered that the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), will soon commence the first large scale commercial bio-fuel venture as alternative to fossil fuel, Dr Maikanti Baru, Group Managing Director (GMD), has disclosed.

    Baru made the disclosure on Wednesday in Abuja at a two-day Environment Dialogue, titled `Diversification of the Economy, the Role of Jatropha.’ The GMD, who was represented by Mr Babatunde Adeniran, the Corporation’s Group Executive Director, Gas and Power, said the project became necessary due to the […]

  • Niger Delta group condemns Kachikwu’s removal as NNPC’s GMD

    Niger Delta group condemns Kachikwu’s removal as NNPC’s GMD

    Niger Delta Indigenous Movement For Radical Change, NDIMRC, an oil monitoring group which had earlier warned of plot to remove Dr Ibe Kachikwu as the Group Managing Director, GMD, of Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, has condemned President Muhammadu Buhari for his removal.

    Kachikwu was replaced with the former Group Executive Director, Exploration and Production of the corporation, Dr Maikanti Baru.

    NDIMRC had earlier alerted of pressure mounted by Northern interests led by Baru, to be made the GMD of the state-run […]