|Jonathan constitutes new NNPC management Board|
President Goodluck Jonathan has approved the constitution of a new Board for the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC.
This is in line with his administration’s effort to reform and improve the oil and gas industry.
In a statement, the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Dr Reuben Abati said the new Board is made up of the Minister of Petroleum Resources as Chairman, while the Permanent Secretary, Federal Ministry of Finance, the Group Managing Director, NNPC, Alhaji Abdullahi Bukar, Mr. Steven Oronsaye and Professor Olusegun Okunu are members.
The other members are Daniel Wadzani, Group Executive Director, Finance and Accounts, Mr. Benard Otti and Group Executive Director, Corporate Services, Dr Peter Nmadu.
President Jonathan charged members of the new Board to discharge their duties efficiently and with integrity to enhance positive transformation of the petroleum sector