Comptroller Dera Nnadi took over the mantle of leadership of Ogun I Command of Nigeria Customs Service from Comptroller Peter Kolo on Monday, 18th October, 2021. This was contained in a press statement by the Spokesperson of the Command, DSC Hammed Bukoye Oloyede.
Comptroller Nnadi prior to his appointment had served in the Command as Deputy Comptroller in charge of Administration and was recently promoted to the rank of Comptroller of Customs.
In his handing over speech, Comptroller Peter Kolo thanks the CGC and the entire Management for giving the opportunity and level playing ground to serve as the Area Controller of Ogun I Command. He expressed his gratitude to the principal and entire officers for their unflinching support and cooperation.
He congratulated the new Customs Area Cobtroller and described his appointment as a round peg in a round hole. He added that he is rest assured that he will sustain his legacy and even build on it. He prays and wishes him well in his new endeavor.
In his own response, Comptroller Dera Nnadi thank the NCS Management for finding him worthy of the position and pledged to discharge his duty with due diligence and high sense of responsibility.
He thanked the outgoing CAC for his mentorship and selfless service to the Nation. He appreciated his administrative style and promised to uphold his legacy to an enviable status for the Service. He wishes him happy and peaceful retirement.
He called on all the principal officers and the entire Officers/Men of the Command to extend their loyalty and cooperation to him.
Comptroller Peter Kolo has proceeded on his three months pre-retirement leave.