Embattled Customs CG holds secret meeting with Saraki


Ahead of his invitation to appear before the Senate on Wednesday, the Comptroller General of Nigeria Customs Service, Hameed Ali on Tuesday paid unscheduled visit to the Senate President Bukola Saraki.

Ali was said to have arrived the National Assembly complex around 5.30 pm and moved straight to the office of the Senate Leader, Senator Ahmed Lawan.

The embattled Customs boss was said to have been led to Saraki’s office by the Special Assistant to the President on National Assembly Matters, Senator Ita Enang and Senator Hope Uzodinma.

Senator Uzodinma (Imo West) is Chairman, Senate Committee on Customs and Excise.

The Customs CG came to the National Assembly wearing his traditional white caftan with cap to match.

He was driven in a Peugeot 508 black car marked HQ 89CS.

The Custom CG was led to his car when he was leaving the complex by Senator Ita Enang and Senator Kabiru Gaya.

He left the National Assembly complex around 6.49 pm.

The discussion between Saraki and the Customs CG was held under closed door.


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