President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan through the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Senator Anyim Pius Anyim, has announced the constitution of the supervisory board of the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN)
Anyim said that the constitution of a supervisory board for TCN is part of efforts by the government to reposition the transmission company towards the attainment of the goals of the power reform programme of the Federal Government. The supervisory board of TCN will be led by Engr. Hamman Tukur as chairman, while Mr. Akinsola Akinfemiwa will assist him in the capacity of the Vice-Chairman.
Other members include the Director of Human Resources Management, Bureau for Public Enterprises (BPE); a representative of the Coordinating Minister for the Economy and Minister of Finance; Director of Power, Ministry of Power; and a commissioner from the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC).
The TCN board will also have the representative of the Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN), representative of the generation companies (GENCOS), and a representative of the distribution companies (DISCOS) as members.