Inauguration of the newly constituted Board of the Nigerian National Petroleum Company (NNC) has been suspended by President Muhammadu Buhari.
The inauguration which was billed to hold on Wednesday has been postponed until further notice.
Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha, made this disclosure in in a statement on Tuesday.
Mustapha however, did not give a reason for the postponement.
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The statement titled, ‘Suspension of inauguration of the newly-constituted board of NNPC LTD’, read,” President Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), has directed the immediate suspension of the inauguration of the newly constituted Board of the Nigerian National Petroleum Company Limited scheduled for Wednesday, November 24, 2021, until further notice.
“A new date for the inauguration of the Board will be announced in due course. We deeply regret inconveniences caused to members by this suspension, please.”
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