Nigeria’s Barkindo becomes OPEC scribe

Nigeria’s Mohammed Barkindo will serve as the Secretary General of the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) for the next three years.

The cartel’s oil ministers announced this in Vienna on Thursday, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports.

Barkindo will succeed long-time secretary general of the organisation , Abdalla El-Badri of Libya, from August.

NAN reports that the 13-nation group did not reach a decision on limiting of oil output.

Credit NAN

 

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