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BEARS: Beware of Fraudstars

BEARS: Beware of Fraudstars

The Nigeria Customs service has raised fresh alarm over new antics of fraudsters to dupe unsuspecting members of the public by offering them a non-existent job in the service. The Customs has seriously advised via her facebook page that the ...

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BULLS: Well done Apapa Police!

BULLS: Well done Apapa Police!

The Ports police officers seem to be doing impressionably well lately, in terms of curbing crimes at the ports. This, MMS Plus perceives to be a renewed vigor in ensuring peace and tranquility around the ports environment. Just last week, ...

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BULLS: Ramadan  Mubarak

BULLS: Well done Apapa Police!

The management and staff of Kings Communications Limited, publishers of MMS Plus Newspapers and Tycoon Magazine celebrate with our Muslim brothers and sisters on this auspicious season. We wish you all the blessings of the holy month. As you offer ...

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BULLS: Customs Salary Jumbo

BULLS: Customs Salary Jumbo

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo’s support for an upward review in the remuneration of personnel of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) sounds welcoming. MMS Plus is of the view that if the presidency sincere with this pronouncement it would go a ...

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BEARS: Police – Masters of Bribe

BEARS: Police - Masters of Bribe

When the Assistant Inspector General of Police, Maritime Command (AIG) Alkali Baba Usman visited the headquarters of National Association of Government Approved Freight Forwarders (NAGAFF) recently, he asserted that the Police had the onus to investigate issues of under-declaration, hacking ...

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BULLS: Bravo Seme Customs

BULLS: Well done Apapa Police!

The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Seme Command, Badagry, last week announced that it has reclaimed its land that has, over the years, been encroached upon without due process and approval in the command area. Findings have revealed that some miscreants ...

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BEARS: Inefficient Nigerian Seaports

BEARS: Inefficient Nigerian Seaports

The cumbersome transaction processes plaguing the nation’s maritime sector continued to attract negative reviews as the Lagos Corridor Organization, was reported to have reached the conclusion through a survey it carried out on Apapa and Tin Can Island ports in ...

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BULLS: Courageous Customs

BULLS: Courageous Customs

Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) displayed its commitment to its active vendetta against smugglers last week, by destroying seized items, thereby sending the correct notion that the Service doesn’t tolerate such sharp practices. In the past, the norm was to display ...

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BEARS: CVFF: APC’s Money Bag?

BEARS: Beware of Fraudstars

The problems associated with the non-disbursement of Cabotage Vessel Finance Fund (CVFF) vary depending on who you ask. The Minister of Transport, Hon. Rotimi Amaechi insists that modalities must be put in place to ensure recipients of the fund don’t ...

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BEARS: Pathetic Port Access Road

BEARS: Pathetic Port Access Road

This pitiable scenario of accident; fallen trucks, tankers and cars has become the norm along the Mile 2/ Tin Can axis of the notorious Oshodi/ Apapa Expressway. This picture was taken on Thursday last week by MMS Plus reporter. As ...

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BULLS: No African Time!

BULLS: Well done Apapa Police!

There was a mild drama at the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) quarterly stakeholders meeting in Lagos last week,  when the Vice President, Association of Nigeria Licensed Customs Agents (ANLCA), Dr. Kayode Farinto walked out of the venue in annoyance after ...

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BEARS: Hot Vex

BEARS: Beware of Fraudstars

The President of Nigerian Licensed Ship-Chandlers Association, Dr. Martins Enebeli displayed hot vex, creating a scene that was needless as he walked out of the hall after explaining the foreign exchange difficulties encountered by ship-chandlers in the country. At the ...

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BULLS: Amaechi Walk ‘D’ Talk

BULLS: Amaechi Walk 'D' Talk

  The Minister of Transportation, Rt. Hon. Rotimi Amaechi has always been eager to speak at every opportunity given to address transport issues in the country. He has also harnesed speech delivery skills since his emergence as Transport Minister ensuring ...

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BEARS: Aviation Union Kasala

BEARS: Aviation Union Kasala

The National Union of Air Transport Employees (NUATE) has grounded the operations of Kenya Airways over the sacking of about 20 Nigerian employees. NUATE’s General Secretary, Olayinka Abioye, on Thursday, last week said the union would not call off the ...

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BULLS: Tin Can Oozes Class

BULLS: Tin Can Oozes Class

This is the entrance to the Customs Area Controller’s office at Tin Can Island Customs Command. Over the years, it was the norm to find two or more officers standing haphazardly at this point screening individuals as they entered that ...

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BEARS: Festac Bridge Palava

BEARS: Beware of Fraudstars

It’s almost six months since the Festac Link Bridge in Awuwo Odofin Local Government Area of Lagos State has been crippled following the unfortunates accident that saw a tanker laden with petrol fall, spilling its content as over 20 vehicles ...

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BULLS: Aniebonam’s Designs

BULLS: Aniebonam’s Designs

The amiable Founder of the National Association of Government Approved Freight Forwarders (NAGAFF) Dr. Boniface Aniebonam, was seen proudly adorning a face-cap on native during the swearing-in ceremony of NAGAFF’s chapter executives in the Western Zone. It was indeed a ...

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BEARS: Press Phobia

BEARS: Beware of Fraudstars

If you think there aren’t people who possess strong phobia for pressmen, then you should ask Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NSC) to replay the video of the Managing Director of CMA CGM Nigeria, Mr. Todd Rives where he almost somersaulted because ...

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BULLS: Liberian ‘Shittu’

BULLS: Liberian ‘Shittu’

While a fraction of members of the Association of Nigeria Licensed Customs Agents (ANLCA) remain unsatisfied over Prince Shittu Olayiwola’s alleged failure in operational areas as ANLCA President, he has been inducted as a licensed Liberian Customs broker. Shittu received ...

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BEARS: Lar  Mohammed’s  Spirit  Festers

BEARS: Beware of Fraudstars

It still beats  the imagination of any reasonable mind why men who pride themselves to have integrity will always deny their action at the slightest confrontation. Everybody seems to loathe Mr. Lai  Mohammed, the Nigeria’s Minister of Information and Culture  over ...

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