The Comptroller-General of Customs, Col. Hameed Ali (Rtd) has approved the appointment of Six (6) acting Deputy Comptrollers-General of Customs in the on-going re-organisation in the Service. The appointments come after 35 other top executives were retired last week.
A statement by Nigeria Custom’s spokesperson, Wale Adeniyi, said the six (6) Officers, who are of the rank of Assistant Comptroller-General, will occupy the positions of Deputy-Comptrollers-General in acting capacity. Those appointed are:

    I. ACG Idris Suleiman (Finance Administration and Technical Service)
    II. ACG Iya Umar (Tariff and Trade)
    III. ACG Dan Ugo (Enforcement Investigation and Inspection)
    IV. ACG Grace Adeyemo (Excise, FTZ & Industrial Incentive)
    V. ACG Austin Warikoru (Human Resource Development)
    VI. ACG Paul Ukaigwe (Strategic Research and Policy)
    He added that the Eight (8) Assistant Comptroller Generals approved include
    I. Comptroller Umar Sanusi mni (ACG Headquarters)
    II. Comptroller Funsho Adegoke (ACG ICT)
    III. Comptroller Mohammed Abbas mni (ACG Board)
    IV. Comptroller Olatunji Aremu mni (Command & Staff College)
    V. Comptroller Charles Edike (Zonal Coordinator Zone ‘A’)
    VI. Comptroller Abubakar Dangaladima (Zonal Coordinator Zone ‘B’)
    VII. Comptroller Azarema Abdulkadir (Zonal Coordinator Zone ‘C’)
    VIII. Comptroller Chidi Augustine (Zonal Coordinator Zone ‘D’)

He went further to add that the Changes take immediate effect.