• Buhari orders NNPC to commence oil exploration in Benue trough

    Buhari orders NNPC to commence oil exploration in Benue trough

    President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, to commence the search for crude oil and other hydrocarbon exploratory activities in the Benue Trough.

    According to a statement by the NNPC, Group Managing Director of the NNPC, Mr. Maikaniti Baru, disclosed this while receiving a delegation from the Benue State Government, who paid him a courtesy visit in Abuja.

    This is coming few days after the same directive was given to the NNPC to intensify crude oil exploration in […]