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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President Buhari Orders Kachukwu And Baru To End Public Bickering Over NNPC Matters

President Buhari Orders Kachukwu And Baru To End Public Bickering Over NNPC Matters

President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered stoppage to the bickering and embarrassing public spectacle between the Minister of State, Petroleum Resources, Dr. Emmanuel Ibe Kachikwu, and the Group Managing Director, GMD, Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, Mr. Maikanti Baru, Vanguard newspaper gathered. According to Vanguard, the President also directed that sanity should prevail as he ordered a halt to any further washing of dirty linens in public. Of interest to the President, sources privy to the…

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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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