Tag archive for ‘Hameed Ali’
By Bar and Bench On Friday, April 21st, 2017
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Ali rejigs Customs, redeploys 48 comptrollers, reconstitutes compliance team

The Comptroller-General of Customs, Col. Hameed Ali (retd), on Thursday redeployed 48 comptrollers of Customs. Ali said the development was part of measures aimed at repositioning the Customs for effective and More...

By Bar and Bench On Monday, March 27th, 2017
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Why  Customs boss Hameed Ali, SGF Babachir must honour senate invitation—APC

The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) at the weekend said that the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Mr. Babachir David Lawal and the Comptroller General of the Nigerian Customs Service More...

By Bar and Bench On Tuesday, March 21st, 2017
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Oversight Functions: Lawyer seeks court’s pronouncement on powers of Senate to force Customs boss to wear service uniform

Do the oversight powers of the Nigerian senate extend to compelling the Comptroller-General of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Col Hameed Ali to wear his service uniform before he could appear before the senate More...

By Bar and Bench On Tuesday, March 21st, 2017
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APC wades into Senate, Hameed Ali face-off

The All Progressives Congress (APC) on Tuesday said it was set to broker peace in the face-off between the Senate and the Comptroller-General of Nigeria Customs Service, Col. Hameed Ali (retd). APC made the disclosure More...

By Bar and Bench On Tuesday, March 21st, 2017
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I won’t appear before senate tomorrow—Customs Boss  

The Comptroller-General of the Nigerian Customs Service (NCS), Colonel Hameed Ali (retd), on Tuesday said he would not appear before the Senate on Wednesday as directed. He made the disclosure on Tuesday in Abuja More...

By Bar and Bench On Saturday, March 18th, 2017
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Megalomania and Hameed Ali, by ‘Tope Fasua

Today’s military is less lucky. The promotions no longer come as they did in Ali’s days. Chances are that Ali shouldn’t have retired with more than a Major’s rank if not for coup-induced rapid promotions. More...

By Bar and Bench On Tuesday, March 14th, 2017
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Senate/Customs Face-Off: Buhari intervenes as Hameed Ali holds secret meeting with Saraki

Strong indications emerged on Tuesday evening that President Muhammadu Buhari may have intervened in the on-going test of might between the Nigerian Senate and the Comptroller-General of the Nigerian Customs Service More...

By Bar and Bench On Wednesday, January 4th, 2017
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Shake-up in Nigeria Customs, Wale Adeniyi, 245 top officers affected

The Comptroller-General of Customs, Col. Hameed Ibrahim Ali (rtd) has approved the redeployment of eight Assistant Comptrollers-General and 238 Deputy Comptrollers of Customs including the service spokesman, Deputy More...