Customs in Oyo/Osun Command decorates 41 officers
*Compt Ngozi tasks officers on greater efficiency, productivity
By Udeme Clement :
The Customs Area Controller, CAC, of Oyo/Osun Command, Comptroller H. U. Ngozi, has decorated 41 Promoted officers of the Command.
Speaking during the decoration exercise in Ibadan, Oyo State, yesterday, the CAC urged Promoted officers to ensure greater efficiency and productivity in their work.
Comptroller Ngozi advised the newly promoted officers to carry out their assignments with due diligence.
She said, “To whom much is given, much is expected. You have to double your effort in all aspects of our operations.
“In doing this, you have to work in tandem with the vision of the Comptroller-General of Customs, CGC Ali Hameed.
“We have a duty to enhance economic growth and development through revenue collection for government and suppression of smuggling to Promote national security.”
She stressed, “Be alert always, give attention to details and procedures of the Service. Also, be resourceful and innovative to ensure best practice in line with the global trend of Customs operations.”
In the same vein, Promoted officers commended Comptroller Ngozi for her visionary leadership in coordinating affairs of the Command.
One of the beneficiaries, Mr Akpan, in Customs Intelligence Unit (CIU), Promoted from Assistant Comptroller, to Deputy Comptroller, described Compt Ngozi as Intelligent, disciplined and a good team leader.
He said, “The CAC is result oriented and it has shown in her administrative style. As you entered this Command, I’m sure you observed how beautiful and presentable Oyo/Osun Command looks now.
“The total transformation of this Command from the gate to the parade group, even up to the conference room is the leadership ingenuity of Compt Ngozi.
“She took over the Command this year and within a short time, the Command is wearing a new look.
“Also in Oyo/Osun Command, we work as a team, following the examplery leadership approach of the CAC”.