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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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Badagry, Lekki Ports Can Make Nigeria Hub Port In Africa –Luguje

Badagry, Lekki Ports Can Make Nigeria Hub Port In Africa –Luguje

Mr. Michael Luguje is the Director General of Ghana Ports and Harbours Authority. During recent International Association of Ports and Harbours (IAPH) conference in Abuja he discussed several pertinent port and economic issues in Africa with MMS Plus newspaper. Enjoy ...

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Why Agents, Truckers Pay N40,000 To Drop Empty Containers – Anyanwu

Why Agents, Truckers Pay N40,000 To Drop Empty Containers -Anyanwu

Mr. Leonard Anyanwu is the Terminal Coordinator of Bollore Transport and Logistics Nigeria Limited. He has over 25 years experience in port operations in the country. In this interview with MMS Plus newspaper, he addresses the multiple challenges facing port ...

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How We Rebranded Agura Hotel, Despite The Battle- Chief Ajayi

How I Rebranded Agura Hotel- Chief Ajayi

Chief Michael Ajayi is the General Manager of Agura Hotel. He is a retiree of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), where he served as General Manager, Western Ports, General Manager, Public Affairs, among other notable positions. In this interview, he ...

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Nigeria Should Train Seafarers Proportional To Available Ships- Ilori

Nigeria Should Train Seafarers Proportional To Available Ships- Ilori

By Kenneth Jukpor Engr. Emmanuel Ilori is the Public Relations Officer (PRO) of the Nigerian Indigenous Ship-owners Association. Ilori is also the Chairman of committee with the onus of transforming Nigeria’s ship registry. In this interview with MMS Plusnewspaper, he ...

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NBS Should Input Shipping Services In Nigeria’s Economic Growth – NIMASA DG

NIMASA To Enforce 0.5% Sulphur Limit On Bunker Fuel

The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) recently held a media parley where he briefed journalists on the highpoints, challenges and modest achievements of the Agency in 2018. MMS Plus was there to bring you ...

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Why The NIMASA NSDP Failed – Akinsoji

Why The NIMASA NSDP Failed - Akinsoji

By Kenneth Jukpor Engr. Olu Akinsoji is a former Rector of Maritime Academy of Nigeria (MAN), Oron and also a former Alternate Representative of Nigeria at the International Maritime Organization (IMO) Council. In this interview with MMS Plus, he reveals ...

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Our Challenges Of Managing Accident At Sea – NIWA

Our Challenges Of Managing Accident At Sea – NIWA

Following the recent boat mishaps in Lagos State, and other parts of the country, the General Manager, Lagos Zone of the National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA), Mr. Muazu Sambo  recently had stakeholders meeting with boat operators, jetty owners, waterways passengers ...

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IAPH Regional Conference Can Address Nigeria’s Transport Woes- NPA MD

NPA boss advocates enhanced cargo clearance framework

The Managing Director of Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) recently held a press conference where she spoke extensively on the opportunities for Nigeria in the upcoming the International Association of Ports and Harbours (IAPH) Conference scheduled to take place in Nigeria. MMS ...

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WISTA Is A Platform To Network And Acquire Apt Skillset – Akpan

WISTA Is A Platform To Network And Acquire Apt Skillset - Akpan

By Kenneth Jukpor Mrs. Anna Akpan is an Assistant Director of Shipping Development at the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA). She is also the Secretary of Women’s International Shipping and Trading Association (WISTA) Nigeria. During a recent maritime ...

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How FG Should Support Indigenous Airline Operators- Iwarah

How FG Should Support Indigenous Airline Operators- Iwarah

By Kenneth Jukpor Mr. Chris Iwarah is the General Manger, Corporate Communications at Air Peace. In this exclusive interview with MMS Plus, he appraises the potentials and challenges in the nation’s aviation sector, highlighting the modest achievements of Air Peace ...

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Nigerian Waterways Can Become Safe Haven With PPPs- Agbude

Nigerian Waterways Can Become Safe Haven With PPPs- Agbude

By Kenneth Jukpor & Michael Saka Mr. Pius Agbude is the Chairman, United Waterways Passengers Association (UWPA). Following the incessant boat mishaps which has left scores dead in the last few weeks across the country; Mr. Agbude discussed extensively with MMS ...

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How Nigerian Women Can Maximize Opportunities In Blue Economy- Macfoy

How Nigerian Women Can Maximize Opportunities In Blue Economy- Macfoy

By Kenneth Jukpor Mrs. Rollens Macfoy is the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Ocean Deep Services Limited. She was one of the speakers at the 2018 edition of MMS Woman of Fortune Hall of Fame(WoFHoF) Initiative  mentorship programme  organized under ...

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How Changes In Global Crude Oil Market Would Rock Nigeria’s Economy -Chukwu

How Changes In Global Crude Oil Market Would Rock Nigeria’s Economy -Chukwu

By Kenneth Jukpor Mr. Johnson Chukwu is the Managing Director of Cowry Assets Management. In this interview with MMS Plus newspaper, he discusses the fiscal opportunities and challenges in Nigeria for the second half of the year; highlighting the effects ...

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THE DRAFT CONVENTION ON RECOGNITION OF FOREIGN JUDICIAL SALE OF SHIPS: NIGERIA’S POSITION

THE DRAFT CONVENTION ON RECOGNITION OF FOREIGN JUDICIAL SALE OF SHIPS: NIGERIA’S POSITION

BY JEAN CHIAZOR ANISHERE (LL.M); M.T.M.; F.IoD, F.CIArb   INTRODUCTION. In general as a matter of International Law, Sovereign States are not obliged to recognize the decisions of foreign Courts. This may be different however where States have become party ...

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Blue Economy: FG Should Develop Entrepreneurial Policies To Maximize Opportunities -Dawodu

Blue Economy: FG Should Develop Entrepreneurial Policies To Maximize Opportunities -Dawodu

Mr. Mahmoud Dawodu is the Managing Director, FirstUnion. In this exclusive interview with MMS Plus, he discussed the opportunities and challenges with the blue economy while also advocating for the resuscitation of Vocational Training schools’ structures in Nigeria as a ...

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PIRACY AND ARMED ROBBERY AT SEA: Economic Application

PIRACY AND ARMED ROBBERY AT SEA: Economic Application

  Kamal-Deen Ali, PhD Executive Director Centre for Maritime Law & Security Africa Dr. Kamal Deen Ali is the Executive Director, Centre for Maritime Law and Security Africa, Accra, Ghana. He delivered the paper titled: Piracy and Armed Robbery at ...

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APPLICABILITY OF TREATIES TO NIGERIAN LAW

APPLICABILITY OF TREATIES TO NIGERIAN LAW

By AKIN OYEBODE  Prof. Akin Oyebode, Ph.D is a former Dean, Faculty of Law, University of Lagos (UNILAG). He delivered a paper titled, “Applicability of International Treaties to Nigerian Laws” at the just concluded 15th Maritime Seminar for Judges in Abuja. Read ...

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UNDERSTANDING MARITIME LAW

UNDERSTANDING MARITIME LAW

BY HASSAN BELLO 1.0 INTRODUCTION The subject maritime or admiralty law has continued to evolve as new versions of old problems come to force and new areas of concern are arising. The judicial system all over the world has been very ...

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