President Akufo-Addo has asked the Commissioner of Customs at the Ghana Revenue Authority, Col [rtd] Damoah, to relinquish his position as Customs boss.
Seidu Iddrisu Iddisah, the acting Deputy Commissioner (Preventive), has been asked to take over his duties and office.
Iddrisu Iddisah will serve as Acting Commissioner of Customs Division until the President makes a substantive appointment.
The change will take effect on Friday, August 26, 2022, according to a letter dated August 26 from the Office of the President, addressed to Col (rtd) Damoah and signed by the Secretary to the President, Nana Bediatuo Asante.
“Following the expiration of your contract of service as Commissioner (Customs Division) of the Ghana Revenue Authority on 13th October, 2021, the President of the Republic has directed that effective Friday, 26th August, 2022, you hand over your duties and office to the acting Deputy Commissioner (Preventive), Mr Seidu Iddrisu Iddisah, who will act as the Commissioner (Customs Division) pending the President’s substantive appointment,” the letter stated.
“The President thanks you for your service to the State and wishes you well in your future endeavours,” it added.