Col Hameed Ali (Customs boss) walked out of senate for not wearing uniform.
The running feud between the Senate and Customs boss, Colonel Hameed Ali shows no sign of abating. He was summoned to appear at the senate today wearing his uniform. He refused to do so and appeared together with Senator Ita Enang (Senior Special Assistant to the President on National Assembly matters) for a closed door meeting which held at Senator Ekweremadu’s office.
See photo’s of him without his uniform (he is pictured with Sen Ita)
Ali on arrival in the Senate
The Senate on Thursday walked out the Customs Comptroller General, Col Hammed Ali from its chambers for not wearing uniform as directed. He was asked to return next Wednesday, March 22 in uniform.
According to the Senators, Ali should lead by example.
Deputy Senate President, Senator Ike Ekeremadu had earlier queried the Comptroller General for not wearing his official uniform.
Photos of Col Ali being questioned at the Senate, today.
Responding to the question Ali claimed that the letter inviting him did not request that he should appear in uniform.