By Okezie Nnadi
The Western Marine Command of Nigeria Customs Service( NCS), on Wednesday 25 January 2023 received its substantive Customs Area Controller, Compt. Salefu.
At a brief handing and taking over ceremony which took place at the Command’s headquarters Ibafon Apapa, Compt. Salefu called on Officers and men of the Command to join hands with him to ensure the Command continue to fulfill it’s mandate in an efficient and professional way.
He urged Officers to see change in leadership as a constant phenomenon in their professional career and in life in general.
According to the release made available by the command public relations officer , SC MA Magaji, stated that, Comptroller Salefu who has worked in various Customs formations and departments brings with him very rich and vast operational experience cutting across Revenue, Enforcement, Valuation, Classification, ICT, Intelligence and Administration.Before his present appointment as the CAC Western Marine Command, Comptroller Salefu was Comptroller in the Department of Strategy, Research and; Policy (SR&P), NCS headquarters Abuja and was until his promotion to the rank of a Comptroller, the DC Compliance, Port Harcourt Area 2 Onne.
The new CAC also asked Officers and Men of the Command to buckle up so as to improve on the existing tempo in anti smuggling operation and to build upon the achievements of past administration to achieve an increased scorecard.
He emphasized character and professionalism as sinequanon to productivity, while further urging Officers and men of the Command to make discipline and compliance their watch word.
ComptrollerSalefu concluded by *thanking the Comptroller General of Customs and his Management team for the faith reposed in him and promised to execute* his responsibilities effectively and efficiently.