Former General Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Maikanti Baru is dead.
NNPC made the announcement on its official Twitter handle.
According to the Tweet, Baru died on Friday night after a brief illness in an Abuja hospital. Baru was the immediate past GMD of NNPC. He served as the GMD from July 2016 to July 2019.
He died at the age of 60. The cause of his death was not revealed.