The Federal Government on Tuesday sacked the Managing Director of the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN), Usman Gur Mohammed.
The sack follows an approval by the Minister of Power, Mohammed Sale.
Bittertruth Media reports that Sule Abdulaziz was appointed in an acting capacity.
This development was disclosed in a statement by spokesman of the minister, Aaron Artimas.
He said: “As part of continuing measures to reposition and improve the performance of the power Sector in the country, the Honorable Minister of Power Engr. Sale Mamman hereby announces major changes at the Transmission Company of Nigeria,”.
“Accordingly, the Managing Director of the TCN, Usman Gur Mohammed has been removed from office with immediate effect. He is being replaced with Engr. Sule Ahmed Abdulaziz, as Managing Director, in acting capacity.
“The Honorable Minister has also confirmed the appointment of four directors who have been on acting position in the Company for some time.”