A massive Shake-up at the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) as about 20 senior personnel of the oil firm and its subsidiaries have been redeployed.In the shake up exercise the Managing Director of the Nigerian Petroleum Development Company (NPDC) Yusuf Matashi, was removed and replaced by Usman Yusuf, the Senior Technical Assistant to the Group Managing Director, in the latest reorganisation. Other subsidiaries and arms of the corporation were affected by the redeployment. These include the Nigerian Gas Marketing Company, which is the marketing arm of the Nigerian Gas Company; Kaduna Refining and Petrochemical Company; and the Liquified Natural Gas arm of the group.
In the new structure Usman Yusuf is now Managing Director, NPDC while Anas Mustapha Mohammed is now General Manager, Operations, WAPCO. In the new arrangement Usman Frank, Manager takes the position of Executive Director, Asset Management, NGMC while Ali Muhammed Sarki resumes as General Manager, Chad Basin, FES and Osarolube Ezekiel becomes Managing Director, KRPC. Others are Ihya Aondoaver Mson now General Manager/ STA Refining to GMD; Abubakar Lapai Group General Manager, NNPC Leadership Academy; Umar Hmaza Ado Executive Director Services, NPDC; Garba Adamu Kaita was named General Manager, HR and Admin services at Duke Oil.
Also Ossai Uche is now General Manager, Support Services, NGC; Usman Umar Executive Director Operations, KRPC and Ehizoje Tunde now General Manager, Upstream/STA to GMD.
Ahmed Mohammed was named Managing Director, NGMC, Gas and Power; Lere Isa Aliyu now General Manager/STA to GMD Downstream; Richard-Obioha Nkemegina General Manger, New LNG Ventures, LIMS; Dikko Ahmed now General Manager NLNG, LIMS; Ibrahim Ayobami, named Executive Director, ETSD, NPDC; Sambo Sadiq now Group General Manager/STA to GMD ; Buggu Louis, General Manager, Crude oil stock Mamagement, COMD.