Sad news as Customs loses Area Controller of Bauchi/Gombe Command
* Compt Danlami Haruna dies in active service
It is a sad moment for Men/Officers of Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), as the Service loses a Senior Officer in death.
The Customs National Public Relations Officer, DC Timi Bomodi, broke the sad news on Customs/media platform yesterday.
His words :
“It is with great sadness that we received the announcement of the demise of Comptroller Danlami Haruna, by his family.”
He added :
“Until his death, he was the Customs Area Controller (CAC), of Bauchi/Gombe Command.
“He passed away on Monday, May 30, 2022 after a brief illness at National Hospital, Abuja. He was aged 59.”
The National PRO informed :
“Compt Haruna hailed from Donga Local Government Area of Taraba State. He held a Bachelor’s Degree in Geography from Bayero University Kano.
“He was enlisted into Nigeria Customs in 1990, as Cadet Assistant Superintendent”.
According to him :
“Compt Haruna took over the mantle of leadership of the Command on June 21, 2021. He had an outstanding career as a general duty officer.
“As Comptroller, he served as Area Controller Plateau/Benue/Nasarawa Command and Zonal Office Kaduna, before his last posting as Area Controller Bauchi/Gombe Command.
“He is survived by a wife and three children.”
His assertions :
“The Comptroller General of Customs, CGC Hameed Ali and the entire Officers/ Men commiserate with the family and friends of Late Comptroller Danlami Haruna. May God grant the family and loved ones the fortitude to bear the irreparable loss. Amen.”