NNPC diversifies into health sector

Friday, April 21, 2017

Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, Thursday, said it was set to diversify into the health sector.

The Group Managing Director of the Corporation, Maikanti Baru, who made this disclosure in Abuja, noted that the decision was in line with the corporation’s stand to stay afloat as a commercially viable entity.

According to a statement by the Group General Manager, Group Public Affairs Division, NNPC, Ndu Ughamadu, Mr. Baru disclosed this while inaugurating the boards of the NNPC Medical Services Limited (NMSL) and the NNPC Health Maintenance Organisation (HMO) Limited.

“My vision is to make NNPC a renowned Health Medical Services (HMS) provider globally. In the nearby future, we are committed to making our medical facilities a reference point for the provision of world-class health medical services in Africa and beyond,” he said.

Source: Premium Times Nigeria (link opens in a new window)

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