• Customs fire 29 senior officers for “compromising the national economy”

    Customs fire 29 senior officers for “compromising the national economy”

    According to reports, the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has sacked 29 senior officers for “compromising the national economy”.

    Last week, the service sacked 17 junior officers for drug abuse, bribery and forgery.

    In a statement on Thursday, Wale Adeniyi, spokesman of the service, said the senior officers were sacked after a disciplinary panel found them guilty of offences bordering on corruption and theft.

    “Twenty-nine senior officers of the Nigeria Customs Service have been dismissed for various acts of gross misconduct. The dismissed officers […]