NNPC MESS: Osinbajo Denies Approving Contracts / ORBITNEWS Updates

NNPC MESS: Osinbajo Denies Approving Contracts / ORBITNEWS Updates

It appears that the last as not been heard about the NNPC contract issues brought to light by Minister of State for Petroleum, Emmanuel Ibe Kachikwu. Nigeria’s vice president, Prof Yemi Osinbajo, has clarified his earlier statement where it was assumed he had backed the alleged NNPC position that he signed the contracts while the president was away as he was then acting president. But according to a clarification statement on the Daily Trust website…

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Petition Against NNPC Boss Was Leaked By Kachukwu To Embarrass Buhari – Yakassai

Petition Against NNPC Boss Was Leaked By Kachukwu To Embarrass Buhari – Yakassai

The Minister of State for Petroleum and Resources, Ibe Kachikwu, has been accused of masterminding the leakage of the memo he wrote to President Muhammadu Buhari accusing the Group Managing Director of the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) Maikanti Baru, of insubordination. The accusation was made by Tanko Yakasai on Wednesday who claimed that Kachikwu leaked the memo for the sole purpose of embarrassing President Buhari and portray him as being unserious on issues of…

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Leaked Memo: President Buhari Set To Meet With Kachukwu Over NNPC

Leaked Memo: President Buhari Set To Meet With Kachukwu Over NNPC

The President will today meet Minister of State for Petroleum Resources Dr. Emmanuel Ibe Kachikwu, The Nation learnt last night. The minister has alleged that $25billion contracts have been wrongly awarded by Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) Group Managing Director Dr. Maikanti Baru. Kachikwu wrote President Muhammadu Buhari on the “bravado management style” employed by Baru as a result of which he has sidelined the minister and the board of the NNPC on matters they…

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Viral Leaked Memo To Buhari, Mere Internal Official Routine – Kachukwu

Viral Leaked Memo To Buhari, Mere Internal Official Routine – Kachukwu

The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Ibe Kachikwu, has attempted to play down the enormity of his now-viral leaked memo in which he wrote President Muhammadu Buhari detailing serious disagreements with Maikanti Baru, Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), describing it as merely part of regular internal routine exchanges. In his reaction, Kachikwu described the leak and circulation of the internal memo as “distressing”, noting that the memo was merely…

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BUSINESS: NIGERIA’S OIL RESERVE WILL DRY UP IN 30 YEARS TIME – PRESIDENCY

BUSINESS: NIGERIA’S OIL RESERVE WILL DRY UP IN 30 YEARS TIME – PRESIDENCY

Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr Ibe Kachikwu on Wednesday said that Nigeria’s oil reserves will will dry up in 30years. Kachikwu made the remark while representing President Muihammadu Buhari at the 5th triennial delegates conference of the Petroleum & Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (PENGASSAN) in Abuja; Nigerian Tribune reports. “As it concerns Nigeria, we must work inclusively hard to deal with some of the difficulties that we will continue to…

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