TOKİ chairman removed from post

April 18, 2014, Friday/ 20:08:21/ TODAYSZAMAN .COM

Housing Development Administration of Turkey (TOKİ) Chairman Ahmet Haluk Karabel, who was allegedly involved in a large-scale corruption scandal that became public on Dec. 17 of last year, has been removed from his post, the Official Gazette said on Friday.Mehmet Ergün Turan, İstanbul City Council member and deputy chairman of the ruling Justice and Development Party (AK Party) parliamentary group, has been appointed as the new TOKİ chairman.