The immediate past Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, Maikanti Baru has reported dead.
According to report, Maikanti Baru died on Friday night, May 29, at the age of 60.
Baru was the 18th GMD of NNPC. He served in the position from July 2016 to July 2019 and had previously served as the Group General Manager (GGM) of National Petroleum Investment Management Services.
This was announced by the current GMD of NNPC, Mele Kyari, on Twitter this morning.
Mele Kyari tweeted;
”My brother, my friend and my mentor, Dr Maikanti Kachalla Baru, immediate past GMD of NNPC died late last night. He was of exemplary character and disposition. May Allah forgive him and have mercy upon him.” he tweeted