Customs Board approves appointment of 3 ACGs, promotion of 1,490 senior officers, support staff


The Board of the Nigeria Customs Service 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 1st January, 2022.

A breakdown of the appointments includes: ACG Greg Itotoh, ACG Festus Okun and ACG Shuaibu Ibrahim.

Some of the newly promoted Comptrollers are the Customs National Public Relations Officer, Timi Bomodi, Musa Omale, Zanna Chiroma, Stanley Nwankwo, Ajibola Odusanya, Paul Ekpenyong, Abubakar Umar, Maureen Ajuzieogu, MO Bewaji, among others.

The full statistics of the Board’s approval showed that 3 Assistant Comptrollers General (ACGs) were appointed; 64 Deputy Comptrollers (DCs) were promoted to Comptrollers of Customs (CCs) while 128 Assistant Comptrollers (ACs) were equally promoted to Deputy Comptrollers (DCs).

Others include 89 Chief Superintendent of Customs (CSCs) promoted to Assistant Comptrollers (ACs); 220 Superintendents of Customs (SCs) promoted to Chief Superintendent Customs (CSCs); 107 Deputy Superintendents of Customs (DSCs) to Superintendents of Customs (SCs) while 302 Assistant Superintendents of Customs I (ASC I) were promoted to Deputy Superintendents of Customs (DSCs).

Also promoted are 223 Assistant Superintendents of Customs II (ASC II) to Assistant Superintendents of Customs I (ASC I) and 357 Inspectors of Customs (ICs) to Assistant Superintendents of Customs II (ASC II).

Similarly, the Management of Nigeria Customs earlier approved the promotion of 1, 252 men within the ranks of Inspectors and Customs Assistant cadres.

A statement issued in Abuja on Wednesday by Abdullahi Maiwada for National Public Relations Officer quoted the Comptroller General of Customs, Col. Hameed Ibrahim Ali (Rtd) CFR as having congratulated the newly appointed and promoted Officers.

“In his message, he charged them to redouble their efforts in ensuring the Service achieves its set out goals”, the statement said.

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