Buhari's men plot capture of Nigeria's petroleum sector with controversial appointments

Buhari’s men plot capture of Nigeria’s petroleum sector with controversial appointments

9/26/2021 11:04:00 PM

Buhari’s men plot capture of Nigeria’s petroleum sector with controversial appointments

President Muhammadu Buhari on September 16 forwarded two letters to the Senate President, Ahmad Lawan.

In the two letters, seen by PREMIUM TIMES, “Commission” was used in the closing prayers, whereas the PIA in sections 4(1) and 29(1) says that the upstream agency shall be known as “the commission” and the midstream and downstream agency as “the authority.”

“They perhaps knew the limitations of the president and they knew seeing ‘commission’ in the letter bearing Auwalu’s name would make him assume it was the upstream body,” one source said.Behind the shenanigans, our sources said, are connected individuals led by Sabiu ‘Tunde’ Yusuf, regarded as one of the closest aides of Mr Buhari. Another person mentioned is Abubakar Funtua, son of late Isa Funtua, a close ally of the president. They are believed to be cooperating with a senior petroleum official and a businessman.

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