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Why Importers Should Adopt Transit Insurance – Chikezie

Why Importers Should Adopt Transit Insurance – Chikezie

By Kenneth Jukpor Hon. Kingsley Chikezie is the National Secretary of the Importers Association of Nigeria (IMAN). After the launch of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Trade Liberalization Scheme ‘ETLS’ handbook by Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NSC) in ...

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Water Transport Has Immense Potentials In Lagos State – Omojoye

Water Transport Has Immense Potentials In Lagos State - Omojoye

By Kenneth Jukpor Mr. Felix Omojoye is the Operations Manager for SIFAX Group Ferry Terminal at Ojo. In this interview with MMS Plus newspaper he shares his perspective on the challenges as well as opportunities  for waterways transportation in Lagos ...

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Why AIB Wants MOU With Airforce, Navy, Police – Oketunbi

Why AIB Wants MOU With Airforce, Navy, Police - Oketunbi

Mr. Tunji Oketunbi is the General Manager, Public Affairs of Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB). In this interview with MMS Plus newspaper, he speaks extensively on how the agency has been able achieve a lot in recent times even as it ...

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Women Should Assist In Growing Family Businesses- Obelle

Women Should Assist In Growing Family Businesses- Obelle

By Kenneth Jukpor Chief (Mrs.) Nneamaka Joy Obelle is the amiable Director of Zenith Shipping and a nominee for special recognition as an amazon in the Nigerian maritime industry as MMS Woman of Fortune Hall of Fame (WoFHoF) celebrates 2019 ...

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How Charges Without Commensurate Services Kills Nigerian Ports – Bakare

How Charges Without Commensurate Services Kills Nigerian Ports – Bakare

By Kenneth Jukpor & Okuneye Moyosola Mr. Adeyinka Bakare is the President General of the National Association of Air Freight Forwarders and Consolidators (NAFFAC). In this interview with MMS Plus newspaper, he bares his mind on the numerous port charges ...

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CVFF: Ship-owners Synergy Key To Decide Investment – Jamoh

CVFF: Ship-owners Synergy Key To Decide Investment - Jamoh

Dr. Bashir Jamoh is the Executive Director, Finance and Administration at the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA). After his investiture ceremony as President of the Chartered Institute of Transport Administrators (CIoTA) Nigeria, he granted an exclusive interview to ...

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Extortion: How N30,000 Truckers Bribe Started

Extortion: How N30,000 Truckers Bribe Started

By Moyosola Okuneye & Samson Monehin Mrs. Folake Soji-George is the President of Corporate Fleet Owners Association of Nigeria. In this interview with MMS Plus newspaper, she spoke extensively on the myriads of challenges facing trucking in Nigeria especially at ...

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National Fleet Can’t Thrive Without A National Maritime Policy – Dr. Mbiah

National Fleet Can’t Thrive Without A National Maritime Policy – Dr. Mbiah

By Kenneth Jukpor Dr. Kofi Mbiah is a former Chairman of the International Maritime Organization’s (IMO) Legal Committee in London and former Chief Executive Officer of the Ghana Shippers’ Authority. He was a Guest Speaker at the 20thAnniversary Lecture/ Awards ...

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Gulf War: How Nigeria Can Imitate Iraq’s Sustainable Oil Trade – Okorefe

By Kenneth Jukpor Mr. Charles Okorefe is the Managing Director of Kamany Marine Services Limited and the publisher of the book; “ABC of Shipping and Ports Operation in Nigeria”. He was a special guest at the 20th Anniversary Lecture/ Awards ...

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CVFF Can Be Used To Develop Nigerian P&I Club – Capt. Taiwo

CVFF Can Be Used To Develop Nigerian P&I Club - Capt. Taiwo

By Kenneth Jukpor Capt. Taiwo Akinpelumi is the Lagos Coordinator, Nigerian Indigenous Ship-owners Association (NISA). In this interview with MMS Plus newspaper, he shares his aspirations for the nation’s maritime sector in 2019. Capt. Taiwo also highlights some strategies to ...

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Why Nigerian Dockyards Rank Lowest In Africa – Umar

Why Nigerian Dockyards Rank Lowest In Africa – Umar

By Kenneth Jukpor Alhaji Aminu Umar is the President of Nigerian Ship-owners Association (NISA) and Managing Director of Sea Transport Services Limited. In this exclusive interview with MMS Plus newspaper, he speaks on several pertinent shipping issues ranging from seafarers development ...

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Sea Protection Levy: Piracy Must Be Exterminated – Capt. Iheanacho

Sea Protection Levy: Piracy Must Be Exterminated - Capt. Iheanacho

Capt. Emmanuel Iheanacho, a former Minister of Interior, is the Chairman of Genesis Worldwide Shipping and Chairman, Integrated Oil and Gas Limited. He was a guest speaker at a recent Maritime Business breakfast meeting organized by ZOE Maritime Resources Limited. ...

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How Lome Became Hub Port In West Africa – Agu

How Lome Became Hub Port In West Africa – Agu

By Kenneth Jukpor Chief Cajetan Agu is the Deputy Director, Enforcement, Monitoring and Compliance at the Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NSC). He was recently inducted as a fellow of the African Centre for Supply Chain (ACSC) at the 7th ACSC Fellowship ...

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Why We Have Waterways Accidents – Mamora

Why We Have Waterways Accidents – Mamora

By Kenneth Jukpor Senator Olorunnimbe Mamora is the Managing Director of the National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA). In this exclusive interview with MMS Plus newspaper, he bares his mind on several challenges limiting the development of the nation’s water transport ...

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LPG Can Be Nigeria’s Future Gas/ Electricity Solution – SON

Getting operators to meet minimum standards challenging, says SON

Engr. Nwaoma Olujie is Lagos State Coordinator, for the Standards Organization of Nigeria (SON). During the OTL Africa Downstream 2018 Conference she delivered a paper on the market outlook for Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) consumption in Nigeria, highlighting the place ...

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Legal Complexities Affect Downstream Regulatory Compliance – Prof. Ajogwu

Legal Complexities Affect Downstream Regulatory Compliance – Prof. Ajogwu

Professor Fabian Ajogwu is a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN) and the founding Partner of the law firm of Kenna Partners. He has over two decades experience in law practice specializing in the field of Foreign Direct Investments and Corporate ...

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Untold Story Of Ali’s Customs—Mystery Guest

Corruption Incorporated: 100 ‘Hameed Alis' Can’t Change Corruption In Nigeria Customs

There is a seething corruption in the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) led by Col. Hameed Ali (rtd) as Comptroller General (CG).  In this mystery interview, our guest reveals a lot in this session. Excerpt: Customs is a highly technical government ...

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Port System Collapse: Igbos Are Losing Their Investments – Aniebonam

Aniebonam Urges Senate To Meet President Over NTC Bill

Chief Dr. Boniface Okechukwu Aniebonam is an enigma of sort. He is a leader who believes in teaching the led how to fish even while providing the fish also. He founded the National Association of Government Approved Freight Forwarders(NAGAFF), which ...

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How Manufacturing Sector Enhance Nigeria’s GDP – MAN President

How Manufacturing Sector Enhance Nigeria’s GDP – MAN President

Engr. Mansur Ahmed is the President of Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN). In this interview with MMS Plus he reveals his aspirations for MAN under his leadership, highlights the major challenges facing manufacturers in the country and proposes the headway. He also ...

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How I Earned Respect Of My Superiors As A Young Lawyer – Mbanefo

How I Earned Respect Of My Superiors As A Young Lawyer - Mbanefo

By Kenneth Jukpor Mrs. Monica Mbanefo is a lawyer with over 45 years experience, 38 of which have been in the transport and maritime industry where she has been at the hub in the formulation of polices at national, intergovernmental ...

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