President Buhari and Group Managing Director, Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Mela Kyari

President Muhammadu Buhari has again met with the Group Managing Director of the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Mela Kyari, at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.

The president had on Jan. 8, met behind closed doors with Kyari, who declined comment on the outcome of the meeting.

The agenda of today’s meeting was unknown as at the time of filing this report.

The Jan. 8 meeting came amidst the escalating tension between the United States and Iran following the killing of an Iranian commander last week and the subsequent retaliatory attacks on military bases housing American troops in Iraq.