NNPC terminates ex-militants, OPC’s pipeline security contracts, transfers services to navy, police, NSCDC


The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has terminated the N9.3 billion surveillance contracts offered to some former Niger Delta militants and self-determination groups.
Sources said that President Muhammadu Buhari embargoed the renewal of the multimillion dollars pipeline surveillance contracts which expired Monday.
In March, the Federal Government under erstwhile President Goodluck Jonathan through the NNPC had handed over the job of protecting the nation’s oil and gas pipelines and waterways to former militants and self determination groups.
Among the beneficiaries of the contracts are Government Ekpemupolo (aka Tompolo), Mujaheed Asari-Dokubo and Chief Bipobiri Ajube (aka Gen. Shoot-At-Sight) alongside Fasehun and Gani Adams …Read More

Source:: New Mail