Buhari Appoints New Head of State Oil Firm

President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed a new group managing director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, one of his first appointments since starting a second term in office last month.  Mele Kolo Kyari is bringing to an end the tenure of Maikanti Baru, as the oil firm's boss.

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Mele Kolo Kyari is the new Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation.

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