News Agency of Nigeria (NAN)

Hameed Ali shakes-up Customs

Hameed Ali,  Comptroller-General, Nigerian Customs Service

The Comptroller-General of Customs, Col. Hameed  Ali (Rtd) has approved the redeployment of 8 Assistant Comptrollers-General and 238 Deputy Comptrollers of Customs.

The redeployment  takes immediate effect.

Assistant Comptrollers-General affected are:
• ACG Charles Edike from Zone A to Human Resource
Development (HRD)
• ACG Ahmed Mohammed from HRD to Zone B(Abuja, North central  and North West Nigeria)
• ACG Aminu Dangaladima from Zone B to Enforcement
• ACG Francis Dosumu from Enforcement to Zone D(North east Nigeria)
• ACG Augustine Chidi from Zone D to Excise, Free Trade
Zone and Industrial Incentives (Ex, FTZ, & I I)
• ACG Monday Abueh from Ex, FTZ, & I I to Zone A(Lagos and South West)
• ACG Umar Sanusi from HQ to Zone C(South South and South east)
• ACG Abdulkadir Azerema from Zone C to 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.

Meanwhile, the Comptroller-General reiterated Federal Government 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 the fiscal policy of Government.