The Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Mr. Mele Kyari, has on Thursday spoken on President Muhammadu Buhari relationship with the NNPC and has said that the president has never asked for favour from the cooperation since 2015.
Kyari also revealed that NNPC is committed to Open Government Partnership.
The managing director had made the disclosure at the Roundtable Discussion to mark the 3rd African Anti-Corruption Day in Abuja organised by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC).
“The President has never asked to do anything for him in our transactions and he does not interfere with what we do. We will do our best to be transparent and open on whatever we do. We are accountable to this country.”
Kyari, also added that:
“NNPC is the focal organisation for the Open Government Partnership. Whatever we are doing, we will make sure it is open.
“I urge all of us to be part of the anti-corruption campaign. Corruption can only thrive where there is discretion. We have reduced discretion to the barest minimum in what we do.”