Comptroller Salefu takes over at Western Marine Command Lagos


The Western Marine Command of the Nigeria Customs Service, NCS, on Wednesday 25 January, 2023 received its substantive Customs Area Controller, Comptroller Odaudu Salefu during a brief hand over ceremony at the command’s headquarters, Ibafon, Apapa, Lagos.

Speaking shortly after taking over the mantle of leadership at the command, Comptroller Salefu called on Officers and men of the command to join hands with him to ensure the command continue to fulfill its mandate in an efficient and professional way.

He also urged officers to see change in leadership as a constant phenomenon in their professional career and in life in general.

The CAC also asked Officers and Men of the Command to buckle up so as to improve on the existing tempo in anti smuggling operation and to build upon the achievements of past administration to achieve an increased scorecard.

He emphasized character and professionalism as sine qua non to productivity, while further urging Officers and men of the Command to make discipline and compliance their watch word.

Comptroller Salefu concluded by thanking the Comptroller General and his Management team for the faith reposed in him and promised to execute his responsibilities effectively and efficiently.

Comptroller Salefu who has worked in various customs formations and departments brings with him very rich and vast operational experience cutting across Revenue, Enforcement, Valuation, Classification, ICT, Intelligence and Administration.

Before his present appointment as the CAC Western Marine Command, Comptroller Salefu was Comptroller in the Department of Strategy, Research and Policy (SR&P), NCS headquarters Abuja and was until his promotion to the rank of a Comptroller, the DC Compliance, Port Harcourt Area 2 command, Onne.

He takes over from the acting Customs Area Controller, Comptroller SD Adamu.

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