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BULLS: Congrats Akerele

BULLS: Congrats Akerele

MMS Plus management felicitates with Mrs. Ifeyinwa Akerele on your appointment as Project Adviser of the MMS Woman of Fortune Hall of Fame. Your appointment teaches everyone to be good at all times and ensure that the best is given ...

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BEARS: Corrupt Oga James

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A freight forwarder known as ‘Oga James’ approached the National President of National Association of Government Approved Freight Forwarders  (NAGAFF) Chief Increase Uche to plead with him in order to get an opportunity to vote in the upcoming NAGAFF elections ...

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BEARS: Customs Duty Palava

BEARS: Customs Duty Palava

It’s surprising that an importer who could purchase a vehicle worth N120Million finds it difficult to pay the customs duty and other relevant tarrif. Why cut corners? Isn’t it better to transact legitimately and have peace of mind? Why import ...

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BULLS: Time Conscious Hadiza

BULLS: Time Conscious Hadiza

The maritime stakeholders meeting on Friday was supposed to start at exactly 10:03am according to the order of event; and the Managing Director of Nigeria Ports Authority (NPA) Hadiza Bala-Usman who arrived at exactly 10:00 am, made sure the event kicked-off at 10:03 ...

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BULLS: Bravo FAAN

BULLS: Bravo FAAN

The plan to install CCTV cameras at strategic locations at the airports to avoid security breaches as announced by the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) is indeed most welcome. In fact it’s long overdue. This will help airport authority ...

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Bears: The Emeritus Contractor

Bears: The Emeritus Contractor

The Minister of Transportation, Hon. Rotimi Amaechi’s hand is full with foreign contracts, first it was $40b Chinese Railway Contract, then $195m Israeli Waterways Security Contract, he has also submitted proposal to FEC for approval of $1b to established a ...

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BEARS: Thank God Nigerians Are Jobless

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“Thank God there are jobless people all over Nigeria!” There are many things one can ascribe to the goodness, faithfulness and love of God; but ascribing the appalling state of unemployment in Nigeria to God is something that is odd, ...

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BULLS: WorkaHolic Hassan

FG  Approves 100% Salary Raise For Shippers’ Council

Not many workers at the Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NSC) are aware that the Executive Secretary, Barr. Hassan Bello is on leave because he still attends functions, engages stakeholders, and finds time to meet the numerous obligations he is saddled with ...

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BEARS: Careless Railway Boy

BEARS: Careless Railway Boy

Residents of Ijora_Badia, Apapa/Iganmu Local Government Area were thrown into mourning as a youngman carelessly lost his life to a moving train crush. Eyewitness narrated that the unidentified youngman was walking majestically on the railway track along Ijora-Badia behind SIFAX ...

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BULLS: ICRC Boss Celebrates Shippers’ Council Victory

BULLS: ICRC Boss Celebrates Shippers' Council Victory

Engr. Chidi Izuwah, the Acting Director General/CEO, Infrastructure Concession Regulatory Commission (ICRC) has joined in the victory celebrations with the Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NSC) following the Council’s favourable Appeal Court Judgment last week. Izuwah described this development as a testament ...

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Bears: Aviation Security Poser!

Bears: Aviation Security Poser!

The recent reports that bandits successfully stole passengers luggage from the cargo holds of light aircraft in motion at the Lagos Airport  has  shown  security lapses at the airport. It is a shame that this is happening in an airport  that ...

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Frustration: A Creative Virtue

BULLS: Congrats Akerele

Frustration isn’t known to be a creative virtue but it led to the Dr. Boniface Aniebonam to establish the New Nigerian People’s Party (NNPP). The amiable Founder of the National Association of Government Approved Freight Forwarders (NAGAFF) made this revelation ...

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BULLS: Merry Christmas 4rm MMS

BULLS: Congrats Akerele

As the year 2017 draws to an end and in the spirit of yuletide, Kings Communications Limited, publishers of MMS Plus newspapers wishes all friends, partners, subscribers, readers and frenemies the best of celebrations and a prosperous new year ahead. ...

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BEARS: It’s 39 Minutes To 11

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One Assistant General Manager (AGM) at the Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NSC) asked a simple question last week in the Council’s boardroom “what time is it?” but the response from another AGM (also of Shippers’ Council) was prompt but shocking. He ...

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BULLS: Medview Airline expands services to Dubai

BULLS: Medview Airline expands services to Dubai

After months of planning Medview Airline one of Nigeria’s flag carrier last weekend commenced direct flight services to Dubai, the United Arab Emirates. Until now, the route has been the exclusive of Emirates Airline which operates flights into both the ...

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BEARS: Beware! Dakuku’s Sarcastic Smile

BEARS: Beware! Dakuku’s Sarcastic Smile

Had he known he was going to face such public humiliation, probably the Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) Dr. Dakuku Peterside wouldn’t have attended the Shipowners Association of Nigeria (SOAN), 2017 Workshop and Dinner ...

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BEARS: FG, EFCC Yahoos Whistle Blower

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The recovery of $43.5 million, £27,800 and N23.2 million at No. 16 Osborne Road, Flat 7B OsborneTowers in Ikoyi, Lagos seems to have turned disastrous for the whistleblower(s) as the agencies in-charge are not set to fulfill their part of ...

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BULLS: Bravo NASS For NTC

BULLS: Congrats Akerele

Senator Gbenga Ashafa has said the National Transport Commission (NTC) Bill is at its final stage at the National Assembly. The passage of the NTC bill is ever important at this critical stage of our transport infrastructure deficits. With the ...

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BEARS: Not Limousine service

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The bus limousine service at the Murtala Muhammad Airport Lagos that conveys passengers from the Hajj camp end to Ikeja is inappropriately named. This is because there is no leisure in the bus ride for passengers. The buses have been ...

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BULLS: High Class Malpractice

Seme Customs Nets N546m Revenue In January

Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has cancelled the promotion examination recently conducted for senior officers from the rank of Assistant Comptroller to Deputy Comptroller over irregularities noticed in the conduct of the examination. The Comptroller General of the Service, Col Hameed ...

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