Buhari’s meeting with Kachikwu ends as Kachikwu declines to comment


The meeting between President Muhammadu Buhari and the minister of state for petroleum, Ibe Kachikwu, has ended, Premium Times reports.

The meeting started past 11 a.m. Friday. The two men were expected to discuss the minister’s memo to the president accusing the head of the NNPC Maikanti Baru, of corruption.

Mr. Kachikwu however declined to speak to journalists after the closed-door meeting at the presidential villa. He emerged from the meeting at about 12:45 p.m.