Jonathan appoints new CEOs for NNPC, NPDC
President Goodluck Jonathan has approved new appointments and changes in the management of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) and the Nigerian Petroleum Development Company (NPDC).
The new appointments, according to a statement by the Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Dr. Reuben Abati, are with immediate effect.
Dr Joseph Thlama Dawha is now the Group Managing Director, NNPC while Mr Anthony Ugonna Muoneke is the Managing Director, NPDC
Ms Aisha Mata Abdurrahman was named as the Group Executive Director, Commercial and Investment, NNPC.
The new Group Executive Director, Business Development, NNPC is Dr Attahiru B. Yusuf.
The statement said that the new Group Managing Director of the NNPC, Dr. Dawha hails from Borno state and has served previously as the Group Executive Director, Exploration and Production, NNPC and Managing Director of Integrated Data Services Ltd (IDSL), a subsidiary of the NNPC.
Mr Anthony Muoneke, the new Managing Director of the NPDC, hails from Anambra state and was called to the Nigerian Bar in 1985 with over 29 years’ experience at both local and international levels in the oil and gas and energy and power sectors.
He also served as Executive Director, Finance & Admin, Niger Delta Power Holding Company Ltd. (NDPHC).