ZESCO Managing Director Cyrian Chitundu has been fired.
Chitundu has been replaced by Victor Mundende, who until now has been Chief Operating Officer at ZESCO.
Energy Minister Christopher Yaluma announced this in a statement on Monday.
Yaluma has thanked Mr. Chitundu for his contributions towards the performance of one of the strategic parastatals in the country.
On Saturday Yaluma dissolved the ZESCO board and said a new board will soon be constituted to ensure that the company continues to improve its performance.