Comptroller-General of the Nigeria Customs Service, HAMEED ALI, has approved the immediate redeployment of 48 Comptrollers of the Service.
A statement by the Customs spokesperson, JOSEPH ATTAH, said the redeployment, which is in line with the ongoing reforms of the service, was for effective and efficient service delivery.
Those redeployed included M. J. MADUGU, who was moved from Sokoto/Kebbi/Zamfara Command to Ogun, E.A. UDO-AKA, from investigation department to Oyo/Osun Command, K. ISIYAKU, from Tariff and Trade Department to Port Harcourt One Command, among others.
Mr. ATTAH also said the comptroller-general’s compliance team was reconstituted, with the new team divided into three, consisting Teams ‘A’ for Western Axis, ‘B’ for Northern axis, and ‘C’ for Eastern axis.
Mr. ATTAH said the three teams would complement the Federal Operations Units to vigorously crackdown on all forms of smuggling activities nationwide, with particular focus on the enforcement of non-importation of rice and vehicles through the land borders.