President Goodluck Jonathan has approved the appointment of Mr. Ikechukwu Oguine as the Coordinator, Legal Services and Company Secretary of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC).
The approval which was given on Monday was contained in a statement by the President’s Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Dr. Reuben Abati.
Oguine was previously the General Counsel of Chevron Nigeria Limited and has been a partner in Advisory Legal Consultants, a Law Firm specializing in oil, gas, power and mining.
He hails from Anambra State and has over 29 years of experience in legal practice.
Mr. Oguine replaced Mr. Anthony Chukwuma Madichie, also from Anambra State, who served as the NNPC Legal Adviser and Secretary to the corporation since February 2011.