Lagos — The inauguration of the newly constituted board of the Nigerian National Petroleum Company Limited scheduled for Wednesday November 24, 2021 has been suspended until further notice.
President Muhammadu Buhari made the suspension, according to a statement Tuesday by Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha. The statement was titled, “Suspension of inauguration of the newly-constituted board of NNPC LTD”.
It 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.”