Engr. Baba Umara Mustapha takes over as Acting MD/CEO Yola Electricity Distribution Company.

18 June 2015

The federal government of Nigeria approved the force majeure declared by Integrated Energy Distribution & Marketing Company (IEDM), the core investors in the Yola Electricity Distribution Company (YEDC) May 2015.

Consequently, the former MD/CEO Engr Luis S. Doble, Jr. handed over the affairs of the company to the newly appointed Acting MD/CEO Engr. Baba Umara Mustapha on June 2 2015. During a brief meeting held at the MD’s office with the Heads of Department of various units within the company in attendance, the outgoing MD thanked everyone for their contributions and support urging the Heads of Departments to extend the same level of support and cooperation to his successor.

In response, Engr. Mustapha requested the support of the Heads of Department as well as all staff of YEDC citing cooperation, commitment and integrity as key requisites on the Company’s journey towards greater heights.

Prior to this appointment Engr Mustapha was a deputy director in the Federal Ministry of Power.