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BULLS: Congrats Aisha & Obiageli

BULLS: Congrats Aisha & Obiageli

Kings Communications Limited congratulates Mrs. Obiageli Chuma Ugbo an Assistant Chief Public Relations Officer at the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) who was the Best NIMASA Staff in June 2019. In the same vein, we also felicitate with Hajia Aisha Ali-Ibrahim ...

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BEARS: Golden Toilets

BEARS: Golden Toilets

A restaurant or an eatery, is a business which prepares and serves food and drinks to customers in exchange for money. As such, the environment has to be neat at all times in order to attract more customers and the ...

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BULLS: Elegant Egesi

Leadership: Comparative Advantage  Is Key

MMS Plus lens captured the eloquent former Director General of National Maritime Authority  (NMA) Mr. John Egesi as an event recently. He adorned his legendary ‘Isi Agu’ car on a suit. Isi-Agu is mostly seen during traditional outings and you ...

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BEARS: Mike Igbokwe’s Goof

BEARS: Mike Igbokwe's Goof

The firebrand lawyer, Barr. Mike Igbokwe goofed with his comments on the paper delivered by the Women’s International Shipping and Trading Association  (WISTA) Ghana President, Mrs. Jemilat Maharaj. He stated that women must debunk their inferiority complex to make more ...

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BULLS: MMS Celebrants

  Money Management Series (MMS) Plus felicitates with the Acting Editor, Mr. Kenneth Jukpor and the dynamic Graphic designer, Mr. Francis Iyonmana who celebrated their birthday last week. These characters are the company’s Team ‘July 22’ who have made notable  contributions ...

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BEARS: Sekonte’s ‘Political’ Sleep

BEARS: Sekonte’s ‘Political’ Sleep

Guess who was caught sleeping on duty last week? It was the amiable Executive Director, Marine and Operations at the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Dr. Sekonte Davies during a courtesy visit of the National Association of Government Approved Freight Forwarders ...

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BULLS: NPA ‘Promo’

BULLS: NPA 'Promo'

Mallam Isa Suwaid and Mrs. Nana Yakubu are two of the newest General Managers at the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA). Suwaid, formerly Assistant General Manager, Corporate & Strategic Communications has been promoted to General Manager, NPA Superannuation Fund; while Nana ...

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BULLS: Hearty Leader

Forex Restriction: ANLCA Warns FG To Thread Cautiously

Leadership is widely regarded as the act of galvanizing a group of people or an organization to achieve a set goal. It has also been termed as exerting authority, giving direction and guidance. However, a true leader is one who ...

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BEARS: Recklessness At The Peak

Factors To Consider When Building An Efficient Airport

Recently, at the Murtala Muhammed Airport, ikeja, (the international airport wing) a driver drove recklessly around the airport premises. The driver almost hit a man if not for the timely intervention of people who saw the car coming behind him ...

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BULLS: Lad Visualizes Life Saving Drones

Drone Technology And Its Benefits To Airports

  At the Nigerian Youth Drone Academy Workshop, a project birthed from the joint collaboration between the US Consulate General, Lagos and the US-based Global Air Drone Academy, last week, a young participant stunned the organizers with a business plan for ...

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BEARS: Where Are The Fruits Of NCAT, NITT?

BEARS: Where Are The Fruits Of NCAT, NITT?

South African teenagers set a new pace in the aviation industry when they built an aircraft that flew from Cape Town to Cairo in Egypt, last month. These ambitious teenagers stepped into the corridors of inventors after they successfully built a ...

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BEARS: Aggrieved Seafarers Hushed

NIMASA Hosts Global Forum To Address Gulf Of Guinea Crisis

At the 2019 celebration of the Day of the Seafarer, which held in Lagos, last week, it took the intervention of the leadership of Maritime Workers Union of Nigeria (MWUN) to stop several aggrieved Nigerian seafarers from airing their dissatisfaction ...

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BULLS: Hbd! Madam Julie

BULLS: Hbd! Madam Julie

On Thursday last week, Mrs. Juliana Saka, a staff of Nigerian Shippers Council (NSC) marked her birthday. Juliana is an exciting personality, humble, accommodating and very industrious. We wish her many prosperous years ahead!

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BULLS: Ubon’s Living Legacy

BULSS: Ubon’s Living Legacy

Ubon Akpan was a former president of the Maritime Reporters Association of Nigeria (MARAN) and a founding member of the League of Maritime Editors and Publishers (LOMEP). He had a colourful career as a journalist with over 33 years experience ...

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BEARS: Beer Parlour Levels

BEARS: Beer Parlour Levels

Beer parlour is seen as a place to relax and enjoy yourself, obviously with a bottle of beer. However, a beer parlour can also be used categorize or classify people. At a recent event organized by the Presidential Task Team ...

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BULLS: LASTMA Pay Hike

BULLS: LASTMA Pay Hike

While other State governments are grappling with minimum wage payment, the Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has approved an increment in the monthly allowance of officials of the Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA). The Governor’s Deputy Chief Press Secretary, ...

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BEARS: When It Rains!

BEARS: When It Rains!

Rain has been said to connote a renewal and rebirth. Spiritually, it has also been attributed to bring blessings. However, rain is also a symbol for ongoing misery and this best describes the situation in the photograph above as pedestrians ...

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BEARS: B-R-T Blood Rustling Transport

BEARS: B-R-T Blood Rustling Transport

The tragic death of the Manager, Corporate Communications, Air Peace, Mr. Chris Iwarah, after his car was crushed  by a BRT bus on Friday last week, is just one of the numerous cases of reckless driving in Lagos State with ...

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BULLS: Bribe Counsel

Riders Permit Isn't National Drivers' License -FRSC

Following allegations that the new taskforce team to regulate the flow of traffic at Lagos ports have started collecting bribes, the Federal Road Safety Corp (FRSC) has warned its personnel deployed to manage the Apapa gridlock to shun corruption or ...

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BULLS: An End To Bribe

BULLS: An End To Bribe

Two weeks ago, the Federal Government mandated the Nigerian Navy and all other military formations to withdraw from traffic management duties in and around the Apapa axis. By this directive, the Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA) was mandated to ...

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