Buhari made this disclosure in an announcement by his Particular Adviser on Media and Publicity Femi Adesina on Wednesday.
He stated the President’s announcement was in achievement of an earlier pledge by his administration to publicly declare the monetary place of the NNPC.
“I’m happy to announce the declaration of Revenue after Tax of Two Hundred and Eighty-Seven Billion Naira (N287 Billion) in 12 months 2020 by the Nigerian Nationwide Petroleum Company,” he stated.
“This improvement is in keeping with this administration’s dedication to making sure prudent administration of sources and maximization of worth for the Nigerian individuals from their pure sources.”
Buhari, who doubles as Minister for Petroleum Sources famous NNPC losses had been decreased from N803 billion in 12 months 2018 to N1.7 billion in 12 months 2019 and the eventual declaration of web revenue in 12 months 2020 for the primary time in its 44-year historical past.
The assertion added that the president had additional directed the NNPC to well timed publish its audited monetary statements consistent with the necessities of the legislation and as observe as much as our dedication to making sure transparency and accountability by public establishments.