Senate walks out Customs CG over uniform

Ali on arrival in the Senate

The Senate on Thursday walked out the Customs Comptroller General, Col Hammed Ali (rtd) from its  chambers for not wearing uniform as directed.He was asked to return next Wednesday, March 22 in uniform.

According to the Senators, Ali should lead by example.

Deputy Senate President, Senator Ike Ekeremadu had earlier  queried the Comptroller General for not wearing his official uniform.

Responding to the question Ali claimed that the letter inviting him did not request that he should appear in  uniform.

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