Mele Kyari promises to reposition NNPC to global company of excellence
July. 09, 2019
- Mele Kyari has pledged to reposition the NNPC to a global standard
- The NNPC GMD also promised to continue with the good works executed by his predecessor to take the company to the next level
- Going further, he assured that refineries in the country would be revamped to ensure that incessant fuel scarcity is curtailed
The newly appointed group managing director of Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) Mele Kyari has pledged to reposition the corporation.
Kyari said he would make the NNPC to be a global company of excellence to portray the good image of the company.
He made the pledge on Tuesday, July 9, in Abuja when he paid a courtesy visit on the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF) Boss Mustapha in his office.
Accompanied by his predecessor, Maikanti Baru, Kyari expressed gratitude to God for the reappointment of Mustapha as SGF.
According to him, "we are here on a courtesy visit to the SGF, and also for the outgoing GMD to formally hand me over to him".
He said he would continue with the good works executed by his predecessor to take the company to the next level.
The new NNPC boss also assured that the country’ s refineries would be revamped to ensure that incessant fuel scarcity was curtailed.
In his response, Mustapha assured him of good working relationship in order to have a stable government in the next four years.
According to the SGF, "in all the interactions I have had with the outgoing GMD of NNPC, the transition process in itself attest to the fact that we will have stability in the NNPC industry".