Shake Up In Customs, 34 Senior Officers Retired

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As part of the massive management shake up in the Nigerian Customs Service, NCS,  the Comptroller-General of Customs, Hameed Ali, on Friday approved the retirement of 34 senior officers.

The affected retired senior officers include five Deputy Comptrollers-General as well as three Assistant Comptrollers-General.

A statement issued by the Public Relations Officer of the NCS, Wale Adeniyi, said the development was part of the re-organisation in the service and that the retirement of the affected officers was with immediate effect.

“As part of the ongoing re-organisation in Nigeria Customs Service, 34 Senior Officers have been retired from Service with immediate effect,” he stated.

Adeniyi said further that the re-organisation of the NCS is one of the core mandates of the new Comptroller General.

He noted also that the retirements were part of measures to kick-start the repositioning of the service for improved performance.

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