Breaking News: Former NNPC GMD Maikanti Baru Is dead.
The death has just been announced of the Former Group Managing director the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation(NNPC) Maikanti Baru.
This information was disclosed by Mele Kyari, the current GMD of the state-run oil company.
“My brother, my friend and my mentor, Dr Maikanti Kachalla Baru, immediate past GMD of NNPC died late last night,” Kyari said.
“He was of exemplary character and disposition. May Allah forgive him and have mercy upon him.”
Baru was appointed NNPC GMD by President Muhammadu Buhari in July 2016, a position he held up until 2019.