The Minister of Power, Mohammed Sale has approved the removal of Usman Gur Mohammed as managing director, Transmission Company of Nigeria, TCN.
In his place Sule Abdulaziz, was appointed in an acting capacity.
Spokesman of the minister, Aaron Artimas, disclosed this in a statement on Tuesday.
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 an 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.”