Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation
|Industry||Oil and gas|
|Headquarters||Abuja, FCT, Nigeria|
|Mele Kyari (GMD)|
|Products||Crude Oil, Gas, petroleum products, petrochemical|
Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation is the oil producing corporation which the federal government of Nigeria regulates and participates in the country's petroleum industry. The NNPC business operations are managed and own through Strategic Business and Corporate Services Units in diverse locations across Nigeria.
History[change | change source]
NNPC was founded on 1st April 1977 as a merger of the Nigerian National Oil Corporation and the Federal Ministry of Petroleum and Energy Resources. Nigerian government conducts petroleum exploration and production.
References[change | change source]
- "Nigerian National Petroleum Corp - Company Profile and News". Bloomberg.com. Retrieved 2021-04-25.
- Falae, Vivian (2019-07-15). "Brief overview of the NNPC's history - Top facts to know". Legit.ng - Nigeria news. Retrieved 2021-04-25.