The Board of Directors of the Niger Delta Power Holding Company (NDPHC), has announced the appointment of three new Executive Directors as part of measures to broaden its coverage.
A statement by Mr Laolu Akande, Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Office of the Vice President, said that President Muhammadu Buhari approved the appointments of the trio in August.
The statement was made available to the newsmen on Monday in Abuja.
It gave the names of the additional Executive Directors as Mr Abdullahi Kassim, Mrs Nkechinyelu Mba and Mr Mohammed Mahmud.
With the new board structure, NDPHC now has six executive directors drawn from the six geo-political zones in the country.
It was reported that Mr Joseph Ugbo, Managing Director/CEO, is from the South-South; Mr Babayo Shehu, Executive Director, Finance and Accounts, North-East; and Mr Ifeoluwa Oyedele, Executive Director, Networks – South-West.
Others are Kassim, Executive Director, Generation, North West; Mba, Executive Director, Corporate Services, South- East, while Mahmud, Executive Director, Legal Services and Company Secretary, is from the North-Central
Buhari had, on Aug. 20, approved the renewal of the appointment of Ugbo as the Managing Director of NDPHC.