CUSTOMS names 6 DCGs & 8 ACGs in acting capacity
The Comptroller-General of Customs, Col. Hameed Ali (Rtd) has approved the appointment of six acting Deputy Comptrollers General and eight Assistant Comptrollers General of Customs in the on-going re-organisation of the Service.
The six Officers, who are of the rank of Assistant Comptroller General are; Those appointed are; ACG Idris Suleiman, Finance Administration and Technical Service, ACG Iya Umar, Tariff and Trade, ACG Dan Ugo, Enforcement Investigation and Inspection. Others are ACG Grace Adeyemo, Excise, FTZ & Industrial Incentive, ACG Austin Warikoru, Human Resource Development, and ACG Paul Ukaigwe, Strategic Research and Policy.
The Eight Comptrollers who were similarly announced to occupy the positions of Assistant Comptrollers-General created in the exercise; Comptroller Umar Sanusi mni, ACG Headquarters. Comptroller Funsho Adegoke, ACG ICT. Comptroller Mohammed Abbas mni, ACG Board. Comptroller Olatunji Aremu mni, Command & Staff College. Comptroller Charles Edike, Zonal Coordinator Zone ‘A’. Comptroller Abubakar Dangaladima, Zonal Coordinator Zone ‘B’. Comptroller Azarema Abdulkadir, Zonal Coordinator Zone ‘C’. and Comptroller Chidi Augustine, Zonal Coordinator Zone ‘D’.
According to a statement signed by Wale Adeniyi, Public Relations Officer of Customs, seven officers are equally redeployed in the new exercise. They are; ACG Adesina Odunmbaku, Finance and Technical Service. ACG Robert Alu, Tariff and Trade. ACG Ade Dosumu, Enforcement and Drugs. ACG Monday Abueh mni, Excise & Industrial Incentive. ACG Ahmed Mohammed mni, Human Resource Management. ACG Patience Iferi, Strategic Research and Policy. And Comptroller Aminu Abba, Technical Services.
The statement added that the changes take immediate effect with the Comptroller-General of Customs, Col. Hameed Ali urging the newly appointed Officers to redouble their efforts to justify their new responsibilities.