One of the reasons for the abrupt resignation of Eugene Senicheva, acting Governor of the Kaliningrad region, were his problems with publicity. About it told RBC sources close to the presidential administration.
Resignation of Eugene Senicheva became known on 7 October. On the post of acting head of the Kaliningrad region it worked for only 70 days, set a peculiar record. It was reported that Senichev he asked Vladimir Putin to transfer him to another job, citing family circumstances.
Two sources close to the presidential administration, said that one of the reasons for the resignation of the former security guard of Putin is that he “found himself in the Governor’s work.” “Senicheva had huge problems with the publicity, he had avoided her,” stated a source close to the Kremlin.
Family problems that were given as the reasons for leaving, also took place, said the sources. It is known that Senichev married and he has children. “There was talk that his family lives in Kaliningrad, but it was really unclear,” says a source close to the regional authorities.
Eugene Zimichev became acting Governor in late July of this year. Before that he headed the FSB of the Kaliningrad region, and from 2006 to 2015 was a personal aide of Putin — an employee of the Federal security service. Place Sanicheva took Anton Alikhanov, who until recently headed the government of the Kaliningrad region.