Customs CG Hosts Maiden Reunion, Assures Welfare Support for Retired Management Team.
-By Joe Njoku, Global Freight News.
The Comptroller General of Customs, Bashir Adewale Adeniyi MFR on the Saturday 25 November, 2023, gathered all retired Management Team members of the Service to celebrate a shared legacy of diligence and commitment.
Adeniyi in a heartfelt address reassured retirees of comprehensive measures to elevate their welfare with a plan to integrate them into the Nigeria Customs Service’s healthcare programs.
He Harped on commitment to sustaining bonds beyond active service.
He further disclosed that the ongoing discussions with the Minister of Finance to champion a bill establishing a dedicated P,ension Scheme adding, ” This strategic initiative reflects foresight in securing the financial future of leaders within the Nigeria Customs
He underscored the importance of the reunion adding, “Today marks a momentous occasion as we come together for the first-ever reunion of Customs seasoned leaders”.
Adeniyi emphasised the wealth of knowledge within the room and the need to strengthen the root connecting the past, present and future of the Nigeria Customs Service”.
Reeling out the important contributions, Adeniyi Harper on crafting customized programs for seamless collaboration, ensuring the Service continues to benefit from their expertise. He described the gathering as s definitive avenue for connecting with successful leaders who have played pivotal roles in shaping the organization”.
Optimistic about the impact of the reunion, the CGC expressed confidence that their coming together would contribute to greater efficiency, enhanced regulatory compliance and stable economic development goals for Nigeria.
I am confident that with your continued support and guidance, we will overcome the challenges and achieve greater heights”, he noted.
Those present at the occasion included the past Comptroller General of Customs, Col Ahmed Ali (retired), Dr Abubakar Muss, Bernard Nwadialo and a former sole administrator, Major General SOG Mango (retired). Many retired Deputy Comptroller General of Customs where also in attendance.