On Monday, an Assistant Superintendent of Customs, Nura Dahiru, promoted himself to Customs Comptroller-General and ordered Hameed Ali to hand over to him.
Dahiru who entered into the office of the Customs CG informing him (CG Hameed Ali) that he had been promoted to take over his office, alleged that he was acting on the order of President Muhammadu Buhari.
Speaking after the funny incident, the Nigeria Customs Service in a statement through its spokesperson, Joseph Attah, said that the officer apparently had a mental health challenge was currently undergoing medical test at the customs medical centre to determine his state of mind.
“What happened was that an assistant superintendent of customs came to the office wearing the rank of a deputy comptroller-general.
“From questions and answers that followed, it was obvious that he was not in the right frame of mind, so a doctor was immediately invited. He is presently undergoing a medical examination at the medical unit of the service,” the Customs spokesman said.
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