The Nigerian Customs Services has posted Mohammed Ja’afar Tanko to Katsina as the new Customs Area Controller for Kaduna/Katsina Area Command.
This is contained in a statement signed and made available to journalists by the Command’s Public Relations Officer, Superintendent of Customs, Mohammed Giade, on Wednesday in Katsina.
The statement said that comptroller Tanko replaced comptroller Yakubu Ibrahim who had been transferred to the headquarters in Abuja.
It said that before his posting, comptroller Tanko was the Deputy Commandant of the prestigious Customs Command and Staff College, Gwagwalada, Abuja.
According to the statement, Tanko had working experience in Enforcement and Revenue Collection sections of the customs service in addition to being an academic.
Tanko had already taken over the command from Ibrahim who is now Controller in charge of international Customs at the headquarters.