The Group Managing Director of the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation, Dr. Maikanti Baru paid a courtesy visit to Oyo state Governor, Senator Abiola Ajimobi on Wednesday.
The visitation is coming a day after the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu’s memo to President Muhammadu Buhari accusing him (Baru) of insubordination.
However, the Nigerian Senate also on Wednesday set up a panel to probe the Group Managing Director of the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation, Dr. Maikanti Baru, over allegations made against him in a petition to President Muhammadu Buhari by Dr. Ibe Kachikwu
The panel will also investigate the policy introduced by the NNPC Trading Limited, a subsidiary of the corporation, among other issues.
Details of his meeting with the oyo state government no yet known.