The Board of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has approved the appointment of three Assistant Comptrollers General (ACGs) as well as the promotion of 1,490 senior officers of General Duty and Support Staff to various ranks with effect from January 1, 2022.
This was contained in a statement issued by Superintendent of Customs, Abdullahi Maiwada on behalf of the National Public Relations Officer of the Service, Timi Bomodi.
Those appointed to the rank of Assistant Comptroller General are ACG Greg Itotoh, ACG Festus Okun and ACG Shuaibu Ibrahim.
Some of the newly promoted Comptrollers are the Customs National PRO Timi Bomodi, Musa Omale, Zanna Chiroma, Stanley Nwankwo, Ajibola Odusanya, Paul Ekpenyong, Abubakar Umar, Maureen Ajuzieogu, MO Bewaji, among others.
A full breakdown of the appointments are as follows: “Assistant Comptrollers General (ACGs) = 03. Deputy Comptrollers (DCs) to Comptrollers of Customs (CCs) = 64.
“Assistant Comptrollers (ACs) to Deputy Comptrollers (DCs) = 128. Chief Superintendent of Customs (CSCs) to Assistant Comptrollers (ACs) = 89. Superintendents of Customs (SCs) to Chief Superintendent Customs (CSCs) = 220. Deputy Superintendents of Customs (DSCs) to Superintendents of Customs (SCs) = 107.
“Assistant Superintendents of Customs I (ASC I) to Deputy Superintendents of Customs (DSCs) = 302. Assistant Superintendents of Customs II (ASC II) to Assistant Superintendents of Customs I (ASC I) = 223 and Inspectors of Customs (ICs) to Assistant Superintendents of Customs II (ASC II) = 357”.
Similarly, the NCS Management earlier approved the promotion of 1,252 men within the ranks of Inspectors and Customs Assistant cadres.
While congratulating the newly appointed and promoted Officers, the Comptroller General of Customs, Col. Hameed Ibrahim Ali (Rtd), charged them to redouble their efforts in ensuring the Service achieves its set out goals.