Mele Kolo Kyari has emerged as the 19th Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), taking over from Maikanti Kacalla Baru
The transition is currently ongoing at the amphitheater of the NNPC Towers in Garki, Abuja.
In attendance are some former GMDs including Dr. M.T. John, Chief Odoliyi Lolomari, Chief Festus Marinho (1st NNPC group GMD), Engr. Abubakar Yar’adua, Chief Chambaerlain Oyibo, Engr. Funsho Kupolokun and Dr. Joseph Dawha.
Also present at the NNPC Towers include Isa Pantami, the Director General of the National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) Nigeria, Chairman of the EFCC, Ibrahim Magu and Special Assistant to President on New Media, Bashir Ahmaad.