03 January 2017, Lagos — THE Nigeria Customs Service, NCS, yesterday redeployed the agency’s spokesman Mr Adewale Adeniyi along with eight Assistant Comptrollers General of Customs, ACGs.
A statement signed by Mr. Jerry Atta, an Assistant Comptroller of Customs said that the move was to strengthen operations and reposition the Service to meet the challenges of the New Year 2017.
Following the redeployments, Adeniyi will report at the Apapa area one command of the service while ACG Charles Edike from Zone A will report to Human Resource Development.
ACG Ahmed Mohammed will move from Human resource to Zone B, while ACG Aminu Dangaladima has been moved from Zone B to Enforcement.
ACG Francis Dosumu has been moved from Enforcement to Zone D, while ACG Augustine Chidi got redeployed from Zone D to Excise, Free Trade Zone and Industrial Incentives (Ex, FTZ, & I I).
ACG Monday Abueh has been moved from Ex, FTZ, & II to Zone A in Lagos just as ACG Umar Sanusi will move from HQ to Zone ‘C’ in Owerri.
ACG Abdulkadir Azerema was moved from Zone C in Owerri to the Headquarters of the service.
According to Atta, the redeployment takes immediate effect just as all affected officers are expected to report to their new Zones and Commands.
The Comptroller General of the NCS, Col. Hammed Ali (Rtd), reiterated the Federal Government’s ban on importation of Rice and Vehicles through the land borders and urged all officers to ensure strict compliance with the policy.