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Update: Senate probes NNPC boss over Kachikwu’s letter

The Senate has set up a panel to probe the Group Managing Director of the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Dr. Maikanti Baru, over allegations made against him in a petition to President Muhammadu Buhari by the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu.

The panel will also investigate the policy introduced by the NNPC Trading Limited, a subsidiary of the corporation, among other issues.