The embattled Managing Director of the Nigerian Bulk Electricity Trading PLC, Marilyn Amobi, has been suspended with immediate effect.
The Christmas eve suspension order was issued by the Minister of Power, Sale Mamman, who directed Ms Amobi to hand over to the most senior director in the organization.
A Nigerian Television Authority (NTA) report on Tuesday quoted the minister as saying that the order for the MD to step down was in continuation of the government’s effort to reorganise and sanitise the Federal Ministry of Power and its affiliate agencies.
The reorganization exercise is one of the steps by the minister to remove all factors militating against the smooth operation of the power sector to deliver the objective set by the government.
Ms Amobi is the second electricity…