The Group Managing Director of Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, Mele Kyarih has said that he has joined the firm for about 29 years and have worked intimately with key management of staff; President Mohammadu Buhari is the only President who has never controlled the activities of the corporation.
He also added that it is under his management that NNPC started publishing its audited financial statement, what has not been achieved in 43 years.
He said this on Saturday on the verified Twitter handle of NNPC.
“I have been around in this company for 29 yrs & have worked closely with top management of the #NNPC for about 15 yrs. This is the only President who has never asked #NNPC to do something. Under no circumstances has President controlled us.
“NNPC has never published its audited financial statement in 43 yrs.We came & started doing that & released the 2018 financial statement.We were not afraid of doing that & there were a lot of criticisms that we lost money in refinery operations & pipeline business”
He added: “We are an integrated Oil/Gas company focused on delivering value to our shareholders via Transparency, Accountability and Performance Excellence (#TAPE).