by Ben Ndubuwa………
The Minister of Power, Engr. Sale Mamman has announced major changes in the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN).
According to the Minister, the Managing Director of TCN Usman Gur Mohammed is to be replaced by Engr. Sule Abdulaziz
“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,” Aaron Artimas, spokesman of the minister said
The Honorable Minister has also confirmed the appointment of four directors who have been on acting position in the Company for some time.
Meanwhile, the National Union of Electricity Union (NUEE) and the Senior Staff Association of Electricity and Allied Companies (SSAEC) have lauded the management of Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) over introduction of measures aimed at curbing corruption in the power sector.
Speaking in Abuja, the two in-house unions of the TCN said the management has streamline procurement processes in the power sector, which has saved the country billions of Naira that would have gone into private pockets.