NNPC seeks EFCC’s support to tackle oil theft nationwide  

The Nigerian National Petroleum Company Limited (NNPCL) has sought assistance from the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to combat crude oil theft, highlighting the deterrent effect this crime has on investment in the oil sector. 

Mele Kyari, the Group Chief Executive Officer of NNPCL, appealed for support during a meeting with EFCC’s Executive Chairman, Ola Olukoyede, at the NNPC Towers in Abuja on Monday. 

According to Olufemi Soneye, the spokesperson for NNPCL, the company’s leader discussed the measures being taken to eliminate corruption and address crude oil theft and pipeline vandalism.