Fenaka appoints new Managing Director

Farooq Mohamed Hassan has been appointed to the vacant Managing Director’s post at government utilities company Fenaka Corporation Ltd, local media has reported.

His appointment comes after former MD Mohamed Nimal was dismissed last July following accusations of misuse of authority regarding the corporation’s hiring policy.

Fenaka was established by presidential decree in 2012 with the goal of ensuring sustainable primary services to the populace in the regions of the country other than Male’ – supplying clean water, sewerage and electricity, and establishing environment friendly waste management systems.

The corporation was designed to replace the decentralised companies introduced under the previous administration which had been described as inefficient by the current government.