Customs begins fresh recruitment of 3200 officers

The Nigerian Customs Service NCS, set to commence recruitment of 3200 officers to fill up the existing gap.

NCS will open its recruitment portal on Wednesday 12:am and the exeexercise remain for three weeks.

During a briefing, the Comptroller General of Customs (CGC), Col. Hameed Ali (rtd), who was represented by the acting Deputy Comptroller General (DCG), Human Resources Development, Sanusi Umar, at the NCS headquarters in Abuja on Tuesday, affirmed that the exercise follows the approval of Federal Executive Council FEC,  and is in compliance with requirements of the Federal Character Commission (FCC).

“We are actively engaged with the Commission to ensure that the process will earn a certificate of compliance on merit,” he noted.

Further explaining the process, he said the recruitment will be conducted to fill 800 space in the Support Staff for Superintendent Cadre category, while the 2,400 space will go for Customs Inspector and Customs Assistant Cadre in the General Duty category.

He added that, the information is being carried by seven national dailies from today while a web portal for applications has been created as a sub-domain of the NCS website.