3 Bello, who was deployed from Zone A Headquarters, took over the mantle of leadership from Comptroller Hussaini Ahmed.
4 Addressing men and officers of the command on his assumption of duty, Bello said his first priority was to consolidate on the achievements of his predecessor.
5 According to him, there is the need to strategise on ways to increase revenue generation and reduce to the barest minimum activities of smugglers within the zone.
6 Bello charged officers to imbibe the culture of transparency and professionalism in the discharge of their responsibilities, warning that he will not tolerate any act of misconduct from officers.
7 The new Customs boss however congratulated and commended the out-going comptroller for taking the command to enviable height in revenue generation and fight against smuggling activities.
8 Earlier, Ahmed thanked the Comptroller General of Customs and the management team for the opportunity accorded him to serve as area controller.
9 He urged officers of the command to extend the same courtesies to his successor.