NNPC Restructuring: Kachikwu Appoints New GED


Dr. Emmanuel Ibe Kachikwu, the newly appointed group managing director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation  (NNPC) ,wedneday, commenced   restructing exercice of  the state owned oil giant.

Huhuonline.com understand that  the   exercise is geared towards repositioning the  state owned corporation for greater productivity.

With this develpoment, the number of directorates has been cut down from eight to four. The new Directorates and their Group Executive Directors, are as follows:

Refining and Engineering - Dr. M.K Baru


Exploration and Production - Denis Nnamdi 


Commercial and Investment -Gbenga Komolafe 


Finance- Isiaka AbdulRazak

All four appointees were formerly Group General Managers of the corporation,the decision to promote them was hinged on their experience with the corporation.

Huhuonline.com checks shows that the Group Executive Directors (GED) who were relieved of their appointment are Mr Ian Udoh- Refining & Petrochemicals, Mr Adebayo Ibirogba- Engineering and Technical, David Ige-Gas & Power, Ms. Aisha Abdurrahman - Commerce & Investments,Dr.Dan Efebo - Corporate Services and Dr.Atthir B. Yussuf -Business Development,  Exploration & Production.