OPEC Secretary-General Mohammed Barkindo Is DeadJuly 6, 2022
OPEC Secretary-General Mohammed Barkindo Is Dead
The Secretary-General of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), Mohammad Sanusi Barkindo, has died, hours after being honoured by President Muhammadu Buhari.
Barkindo died on Tuesday evening, according to the Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, Mele Kyari.
“We lost our esteemed Dr Muhammad Sanusi Barkindo,” Kyari said in a tweet.
“He died at about 11pm yesterday 5th July 2022. Certainly a great loss to his immediate family, the NNPC, our country Nigeria, the OPEC, and the global energy community.