6 October 2011
... The minister of petroleum resources and board chairman, Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Diezani Alison-Madueke, on Wednesday, distanced herself from insinuations in some quarters that she is set to join the race for the Bayelsa Government House in the forthcoming governorship election in the state.
In a press statement made available to newsmen in
Abuja, group general manager, Group Public Affairs Division of the NNPC, Levi Ajuonuma, quoted the minister as saying that there is no iota of truth in the recent publication by a based newspaper purportedly linking the minister with the ongoing contest to occupy the Bayelsa ‘Creek Haven’ Government House. Lagos