In a bid to strengthen operations and reposition the Service to meet the challenges of the new year 2017, the Comptroller-General of Customs, Col. Hameed Ibrahim Ali (Rtd) has approved the redeployment of eight Assistant Comptrollers-General and 238 Deputy Comptrollers of Customs.According to a statement by the Deputy Public Relations Officer, Joseph Attah, the redeployment takes immediate effect .
Assistant Comptrollers-General (ACGs) affected are: Charles Edike, from Zone A to Human Resource Development (HRD); Ahmed Mohammed, from HRD to Zone B; Aminu Dangaladima from Zone B to Enforcement; Francis Dosumu from Enforcement to Zone D; Augustine Chidi from Zone D to Excise, Free Trade Zone and Industrial Incentives (Ex, FTZ, & I I);Monday Abueh from Ex, FTZ, & I I to Zone A; Umar Sanusi from HQ to Zone C and Abdulkadir Azerema from Zone C to Headquarters (HQ).
The redeployment of Deputy Comptrollers of Customs affected the Service Public Relations Officer, DC Wale Adeniyi, who is now posted to Apapa Customs Area Command, Lagos.
As all the affected officers report at their new Zones and Commands, the Comptroller-General reiterated Federal Government’s ban on importation of rice and vehicles through the land borders.
He charged all Officers and Men of the Service to ensure maximum collection of revenue and strict implementation of fiscal policy of government.
For a better society.