Customs Promotes 2,065 Senior Officers

CGC, Dikko Abdullahi

The Nigeria Customs Service has announced the promotion of 2,065 senior officers who took part in the 2014 promotion interview exercise.

The Comptroller General of Customs, Dikko Abdullahi released the names of those affected after the conclusion of the promotion exercise and ratification by the Customs Service Board.

The promotion exercise included examination and oral interviews for all officers due for promotion last year.
In the list released by the Customs, 48 Deputy-Comptrollers were promoted to the rank of Comptroller, 81 Assistant-Comptrollers were promoted to Deputy-Comptrollers, while 112 Chief Superintendents of Customs were promoted to Assistant Comptrollers.

Others include 32 Superintendents of Customs promoted to Chief Superintendents of Customs, 121 Deputy Superintendents of Customs to the rank of Superintendents of Customs, 65 Assistant Superintendents of Customs I to Deputy Superintendents of Customs and 15 Assistant Superintendents of Customs II to Assistant Superintendents of Customs I.

A total number of 1,591 Officers benefited in the Inspectorate cadre.
Out of these, 1493 are general duty, while 98 officers are support staff.