The on-going restructuring of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) yesterday led to a major shake-up in which a seasoned journalist and President of the Nigerian Guild of Editors(NGE), Mr. Garba Deen Muhammed as Group General Manager, Public Affairs Division of the company.
Garba Deen who is also a firebrand newspaper columnist takes over from Ohi Elegbe, who was re-appointed as Group General Manager, Corporate Social Responsibility. The shake-up also resulted in the redeployment of some top level management staff, while new appointments were also made.
The redeployment which was announced yesterday by the Corporation followed last Tuesdays appointments of heads of its restructured divisions made up five business units and two service divisions.
Other appointments made by the NNPC include the following GGMs: Strategy and Execution, who would be supporting the GEDs/Chief Executive Officers (COOs,) Downstream, Surajdeen Afolabi; Refineries, Ugochukwu Afamefuna Vitalis; Gas and Power, Yusuf Matashi; Ventures, Ladipo Fagbola; Finance and Accounts, Ahmadu Sambo; Corporate Services, Modupe Bammake. Read more