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Single-Window Can Curb Corruption, Non-Compliance At Nigerian Ports – Oluremi

Single-Window Can Curb Corruption, Non-Compliance At Nigerian Ports - Oluremi

By Okuneye Moyosola Mr. Abilahan Oluremi is the President of Postgraduate Maritime Students Association at the University of Lagos (UNILAG). He inspired his colleagues to establish an annual maritime week programme and MMS Plus was there for the maiden edition. ...

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NIWA Has Plans To Rid Lagos Waterways Of Toilets – Sambo

NIWA Has Plans To Rid Lagos Waterways Of Toilets - Sambo

By Kenneth Jukpor Following the recent Ikorodu boat mishap in Lagos State, the General Manager, Lagos Zone of the National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA), Mr. Muazu Sambo  had an exclusive chat with MMS Plus as he reveals preventive measures of ...

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Developing Trade Is More Important Than National Carrier – Egesi

Developing Trade Is More Important Than National Carrier – Egesi

By Kenneth Jukpor Mr. John Egesi is a former Director General of National Maritime Authority (NMA), now Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA). In this interview with MMS Plus, he explains the crucial role of trade in Nigeria’s economic ...

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Why Freight Forwarders Are Against Explosives Detectors At Airports – Chris

By Okuneye Moyosola Paul Chris is the Chairman of Africa Association of Professional Freight Forwarders and Logistics of Nigeria (APFFLON), Airport Chapter. In this interview with MMS Plus, he highlighted the reasons why freight forwarders do not support the introduction ...

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How CBN’s Forex Policies Inhibit Trade – Aniebonam

How CBN's Forex Policies Inhibit Trade – Aniebonam

By Kenneth Jukpor Dr. Boniface Aniebonam is the Founder of the National Association of Government Approved Freight Forwarders (NAGAFF). In this interview, he bares his mind on pertinent issues relating to freight forwarding practice in the country. Aniebonam identified some ...

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How I Became A Link-Bridge Construction Expert- Ogungbe

By Alphonsus Effi Hon. Yommy Ogungbe is the Managing Director of Prinocc Limited, a construction company specialized in building link bridges. In this interview with MMS Plus newspaper, he explains his journey into the business, narrating the highpoints and challenging ...

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NIWA To Prioritize Marine Insurance In New Policy – Ogboye

NIWA To Prioritize Marine Insurance In New Legislation - Ogboye

By Kenneth Jukpor Mr. Muritala Ajibola Ogboye is an Assistant General Manager (AGM) Human Resources at the National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA) Lagos Area Office. After receiving a delegation of Women in Maritime (WIMA) Nigeria during a visit to mark ...

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Nigerians Can Enjoy Insurance Packages Irrespective Of Class- Ochulor

Nigerians Can Enjoy Insurance Packages Irrespective Of Class- Ochulor

By Kenneth Jukpor Ms Pauline Ochulor works in the Marine Insurance department of KBL Insurance. In this interview with MMS Plus, she bares her mind on the development of insurance business in Nigeria over the years. Pauline also explains the ...

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Nigerian Airline Owners Interference Responsible For Dearth Of Local Operators

Nigerian Airline Owners Interference Responsible For Dearth Of Local Operators

By Okuneye Moyosola Chris Aligbe is an aviation consultant and Chief Executive Officer of Belujane Konzult. In this interview with MMS Plus newspaper, he bares his mind on the processes involved in the implementation of the national carrier and appraises ...

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Freight Forwarders Deserve Health Insurance, Other Perks – APFFLON President

Freight Forwarders Deserve Health Insurance, Other Perks - APFFLON President

By Kenneth Jukpor & Okuneye Moyosola Otunba Frank Ogunojemite is the National President of Africa Association Of Professional Freight Forwarders and Logistics of Nigeria (APFFLON). In this interview with MMS Plus he shares the unique features of APFFLON, explaining the ...

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Why Customs Duty On Vessel Import Has Economic Benefits

Why Customs Duty On Vessel Import Has Economic Benefits

By Kenneth Jukpor Despite the popular complaints by shipping experts that the Federal Government’s fiscal policy to collect duties on vessel imports kills the economy, Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has a novel interpretation. DC Dera Nnadi is the Deputy Comptroller, ...

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How I Managed Fears, Disadvantage To Advantage To Break Barriers  – Hadiza

How I Managed Fears, Disadvantage To Advantage To Break Barriers  – Hadiza

  Woman!  To be a complete woman is not an easy task. But who, indeed, is a complete woman? Hadiza Bala-Usman has the answer,I guess and has graciously availed us. Well, what resonates in every working woman’s mind,especially mothers, is ...

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We Placed 500 Nigerians Onboard Vessels In Two Weeks –  Dakuku

‘Why Nigeria needs to optimise the blue economy agenda’

The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) Dr. Dakuku Peterside recently had a media parley with the League of Maritime Editors and Publishers (LOMEP). He seized the opportunity to roll out some achievements of the ...

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Why Manual Truck Call-Up System Failed At Lagos Ports

Why Manual Truck Call-Up System Failed At Lagos Ports

By Kenneth Jukpor Alhaji Inuwa Mohammed is the Chairman, Dry Cargo Section of the Nigerian Association of Road Transport Owners (NARTO). In this interview with MMS Plus he reveals the plight of truckers, appraising the manual truck call-up system and ...

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How Nigeria Can Earn More From Agro-Exports – Kossonou

How Nigeria Can Earn More From Agro-Exports – Kossonou

By Kenneth Jukpor Mr. Noel Kossonou is the Policy Facility Manager of West African Food Markets Programme. During 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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More Patrol Vessels Needed to Secure Nigerian Waters- Onyung

More Patrol Vessels Needed to Secure Nigerian Waters- Onyung

By Kenneth Jukpor Dr. Mkgeorge Onyung is the new President of the Ship Owners Association of Nigeria (SOAN). In this interview with MMS Plus newspaper, he expresses his views as well as strategies to secure Nigerian waters, he also reveals his ...

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How We Handle Irregular Immigrants -Asogwa

By Kenneth Jukpor Mr. Dominic Asogwa is the Controller of Immigration at Seme Border Post. In this interview with MMS Plus newspaper, he bares his mind on the recent activities of the Service at the border highlighting their exploits, challenges ...

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Nigerian Women Derserve 40% Inclusion In Public And Private Sectors – Hamman

Nigerian Women Derserve 40% Inclusion In Public And Private Sectors - Hamman

By Okuneye Moyosola Mrs. Mary Hamman is the President of Women’s International Shipping and Trading Association (WISTA) Nigeria. After featuring as one of Nigerian maritime amazons celebrated at the recent MMS Woman of Fortune Hall of Fame (WoFHoF) Night of ...

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Local Airlines Should Grow Capacity And Partner With Foreign Counterparts – Adurogboye

Local Airlines Should Grow Capacity And Partner With Foreign Counterparts - Adurogboye

By Okuneye Moyosola Mr. Sam Adurogboye is the General Manager, Public Affairs at Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA). In this interview with MMS Plus Newspaper, he shares his perspective on having a national carrier. He also talks about the importance ...

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Women Can Multitask, But They Must Prioritize Their Health – Khadijat

Women Can Multitask, But They Must Prioritize Their Health - Khadijat

By Okuneye Moyosola Khadijat Sheidu-Shabi is the Assistant General Manager, Environment with the Health, Safety and Environment (HSE) Department at the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA). In this interview, she reveals how she grudgingly joined NPA, her work experience with men ...

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