The Comptroller General, Nigeria Customs Service, Col. Hameed Ali (retd.), has asked the Senate to fix another date for his appearance before the lawmakers.
The Customs boss was scheduled to appear before the senate on Wednesday to defend some importation policies.
He said the Wednesday meeting would coincide with the routine management of the NCS.
The Customs boss therefore asked the senior lawmakers of the National Assembly fix another date for his appearance.
Ali’s letter, was signed by an Assistant Comptroller General was read to lawmakers at the plenary on Tuesday, an action the senior lawmakers called demeaning.
President of the Senate, Sen. Bukola Saraki, said Ali must appear before the lawmakers on Wednesday and in uniform as requested by the legislature.