by Musa Ibrahim………
The Minister of Power, Sale Mamman has said that he looked forward to improved power transmission in Nigeria with the emergence of new management of Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN).
The Minister had on Wednesday removed Usman Mohammed as the Managing Director and replaced him with Sule Abdulaziz and up graded other management staff. According to him there are expectations from the federal government and the power ministry therefore the new management are not to lose sight of these expectations. “Ensure all substation and transmission projects are completed within the shortest possible time” the Minister told the new management.
The Minister had met with the new management after the FEC meeting via online with President Mohammadu Buhari in Abuja.
“I have also tasked them with ensuring dedicated, purposeful and selfless leadership at the TCN. They shall receive all the necessary support and cooperation from the Ministry of Power and My Office. I look forward to improved electricity transmission across the Country” he said.
In his Twitter the Minister said “I met with the New management of the Transmission Company of Nigeria today after participating in the virtual FEC which President @MBuhari presided over. I have charged them with ensuring all substation and transmission projects are completed within the shortest possible time”