Customs Officers Now Enjoy Better Salaries Under My Care-Dikko


Dr Abdullahi Dikko, Comptroller-General, Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), on Saturday said his administration?had increased officers’ salaries by 100 per cent and evolved capacity training to motivate them for greater efficiency.
Dikko said this in Abuja while receiving an Award of Excellence from the Bulgaria Alumni Association.
“What my administration has done in the customs service, regarding welfare and capacity building, is my greatest pride and achievement as a comptroller-general.
“It gladdens my heart to know that my officers?are?getting the training that would help them in carrying out their mandate,” he said.
Dikko dedicated the award to the officers and men of the Nigerian Customs, and advised?Nigerians to take border security management as the business of not only to customs but?all of us as stakeholders.
He said?he learnt hard-work, perseverance and good work ethics from Bulgaria when he was a student, adding, “till today, I?continue to exhibit it.”
Dikko obtained both Bachelor and Masters Degrees from the University of Dimitrov Apostle Tshenov, Bulgaria.
Dikko called on?Nigerian professionals in the Diaspora to come home to help in building the country, saying “ together we can take Nigeria to higher heights”.
Earlier, Chairperson, House Committee on Diaspora, Abike Dabiri-Erewa, urged?Nigerians educated?in foreign lands to?form alumnus.

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