Court dismisses suit challenging appointment of Comptroller General of Customs

JUSTICE Sale Hassan of a Federal High Court sitting in Lagos on Friday struck out a suit challenging President Muhammadu Buhari’s appointment of Hameed Ali as the Comptroller-General of Nigeria Customs Service.

A human rights lawyer, Ebun-Olu Adegboruwa, filed the suit challenging the appointment of Mr Ali, a retired Colonel, as Customs chief saying Nigerian laws were violated in the process.

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