President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Dr Thomas John to Act as an Alternative Chairman of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) Governing Board.
A statement by the Group Managing Director, Dr Maikanti Baru, reveal that Dr John will hold the position pending when new Minister of Petroleum Resources or Minister of State for Petroleum Resources is appointed.
Further more, his appointment takes effect immediately and is in line with Sections 1(3) and 2(1) of the NNPC Act.
Before his appointment, Dr John, was a former Group Managing Director of the NNPC, and a member of the group’s Governing Board.
Congratulation to Dr Thomas John