Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, Former President has extolled the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) management for confirming a continual supply of fuel products which was an essential part of energy security in the country.
Chief Obasanjo stated that the construction of new fuel outlets would not only ensure product supply but was also a means of creating jobs and improving the economy to ensure that the lives of many Nigerians are touched in many positive ways.
NNPC was indeed living up to expectations based on its rising profile in product availability and efficient customer delivery.
Dr. MaikantiBaru, Group Managing Director of the NNPC, remarked that the concept of the Mega station which has its roots in the Obasanjo Presidency, had become an indispensable part of the Corporation’s downstream portfolio.
The NNPC was poised more than ever before to enhance the entire fuel value chain by revamping its depots, pipeline network and establishing more NNPC fuel retail network, thereby stabilizing the Downstream Sector.
Baruremarked that the NNPC Retail’s ultra-modern mega station being commissioned was consistent with the Corporation’s vision and by extending the vision of the President, value was continually being added across the fuel chain.
Mr. YemiAdetunji, Managing Director of NNPC Retail, commented that the Company had transformed from a simple department of seven staff under the then Property Division of the NNPC into anindependent downstream player with substantial market share acquired within the last 15 years of its existence. PWKD06122017