Week 36 Soundbites
“We have not returned to the port and we also do not seek to return to the port.”
Joseph Odumodu, Director General, Standards Organisation of Nigeria.
“With this appointment [of Ali as Customs Comptroller-General], we are going 1,000 steps backward.”
Kayode Farinto, Association of Nigerian Licensed Customs Agents.
“Curiously, the Nigerian Shippers Council has been silent on who bears the cost of the Cargo Tracking Note.”
Dr. Frank Ojadi, Lagos Business School.
“How will a military man who has left the service for over 20 years be asked to come and head a paramilitary agency like Customs?”
Fred Akokhia, National Association of Government Approved Freight Forwarders.