Customs promotes 357 junior officers

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The management of the Nigeria Customs Service said it has approved the promotion of 357 junior officers.

In a press statement made available to SHIPS & PORTS weekend, the National Public Relations Officer of the service, Abdullahi Maiwada, said the promotion was approved during the 7th NCS’s management meeting, chaired by the Comptroller General of Customs, Adewale Adeniyi.

Maiwada said that the beneficiaries were from the ranks of Customs Assistant I to Inspector of Customs.

He added that the comprehensive promotion list encompasses both the general duty and support staff who excelled in the 2023 promotion exercise.

While congratulating the newly promoted officers, Adeniyi charged them to redouble their efforts in fulfilling the service’s core mandates of revenue generation, suppression of smuggling and trade facilitation.