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PANDEMONIUM!!! NACHO, SAHCO At War Over Ethophian Airline Cargoes

Managing NACHO, SAHCO War

By Kenneth Jukpor There is an ongoing crisis at the cargo handling shed of the Murtala Mohammed International Airport (MMIA) as ground handling companies battle over consignments which arrived via Ethopian airlines at 1pm today. The Nigerian Aviation Handling Company ...

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Ships Should Be Quarantined At Nigerian Ports For 14 Days – YoungShip

Ships Should Be Quarantined At Nigerian Ports For 14 Days - YoungShip

By Kenneth Jukpor As part of efforts to prevent the spread of coronavirus in Nigeria from the seaports, YoungShip Nigeria has admonished the federal government to detain inbound ships for fourteen days in order to quarantine the crew and goods. ...

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Reps Evade Critical Issues On N50bn NIMASA Floating Dock

Reps' Evade Critical Issues On N50bn NIMASA Floating Dock

By Kenneth Jukpor The tour of the House of Representatives Committee on Maritime Safety, Education and Administration ended without the committee taking a position to address the challenges facing the jettisoned floating dock owned by the Nigerian Maritime Administation and ...

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International Women’s Day: MMS WoFHoF To Celebrate UN Generation Amazons

Ship owners call for establishment of maritime bank

As the world marks the 2020 United Nations International Women’s Day (IWD), MMS Woman of Fortune Hall of Fame (WoFHoF) Initiative  is set to organize MMS Hall Of Famers’ Day, to celebrate UN Generation Amazons selected from Nigeria’s transportation sector. ...

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Oro Youths Demand Oil Producing Status

IEA affirms OPEC’s concern on oil glut in 2020

Give A’Ibom Govt, IOCs 14 days ultimatum   By Sunny Edemenang – Uyo   Youths of Oro ethnic group have made a case for the immediate recognition of all the five local government areas of Oron, Mbo, Udung Uko, Okobo ...

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NPA MD Urges Staff To Develop Reading Culture

NPA MD Urges Staff To Develop Reading Culture

As Readers Forum launch maiden book By Kenneth Jukpor As part of efforts to improve operational efficiency of the members of staff at the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), the Managing Director, Ms. Hadiza Bala-Usman has admonished workers to imbibe a ...

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Nigerian Senate, Port Stakeholders To Develop SOPs For Clearing Charitable Items

Nigerian Senate, Port Stakeholders To Develop SOPs For Clearing Charitable Items

By Kenneth Jukpor As part of efforts to address the bottlenecks leading to delays in clearing charitable items at Nigerian ports, the Nigerian Senate and port stakeholders have initiated plans to develop a simple and efficient Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) ...

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Lagos State Ministry of Women Affairs Visits MMS WoFHoF

International Women's Day: MMS WoFHoF To Celebrate UN Generation Amazons

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Coronavirus: Tin Can Customs Sensitize Stakeholders, Unveil Precautionary Measures

Coronavirus: Tin Can Customs Sensitize Stakeholders, Unveil Precautionary Measures

By Kenneth Jukpor Following the outbreak of the deadly coronavirus which has infected over 8,000 people around the world and killed over 2,000, the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) Tin Can Island Command organized a sensitization campaign today. The seminar with ...

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Deep Blue Project: Nigeria Receives Two Special Mission Vessels

Deep Blue Project: Nigeria Receives Two Special Mission Vessels

By Kenneth Jukpor The much anticipated Deep Blue Project which is Nigeria’s holistic security apparatus to tackle piracy, has taken a massive step towards completion as two Special Mission Vessels (SMV) for the project were received in Lagos, today. The ...

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Ministry Of Environment Calls For Inter-Agency Collaboration, Robust CSR

Ministry Of Environment Calls For Inter-Agency Collaboration, Robust CSR

NIMASA launches Action Plan for Marine Litters and Plastics Management By Kenneth Jukpor Following the alarming level of plastic waste and marine litters in the country, the Federal Ministry of Environment has called for inter-agency collaboration among all Ministries, Departments ...

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NIMASA, NIALS Sensitize Judges On Anti-Piracy Law

NIMASA, NIALS Sensitize Judges On Anti-Piracy Law

By Kenneth Jukpor As part of efforts to get Nigerian judges up to speed on the Suppression of Piracy and Other Maritime Offences (SPOMO Act), Nigerian Maritime Administation and Safety Agency (NIMASA) and the Nigerian Institute of Advanced Legal Studies ...

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FOU Customs Intercepts Smuggled Rice In Gas Cylinders, Other Items Worth N40Million

FOU Customs Intercepts Smuggled Rice, Other Items In Gas Cylinders

By Kenneth Jukpor Barely two weeks after showcasing seizures worth over N10billion, the Federal Operations Unit (FOU) Zone ‘A’ of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has intercepted 1,393 bags of smuggled foreign parboiled rice, some of which were in gas ...

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How WISTA Improved Lives Of Nigerian Women In Coastal Areas – Hamman

How WISTA Improved Lives Of Nigerian Women In Coastal Areas - Hamman

By Kenneth Jukpor Mrs. Mary Hamman is the President of Women’s International Shipping and Trading Association (WISTA) Nigeria. As her second tenure as President winds down this week, she sat with MMS Plus for this thrilling interview as she recounts ...

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ANLCA Urges FG To Dredge Calabar, Warri Ports

ANLCA

Laments colossal losses to prolonged land border closure By Kenneth Jukpor Following reports that the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) would route cargoes to Eastern ports in order to decongest Lagos ports, the Association of Nigerian Licensed Customs Agents (ANLCA) has ...

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POF Collection Begins Today, As CRFFN Braces Up For Backlash

POF Collection Begins Today, As CRFFN Braces Up For Backlash

By Kenneth Jukpor The Council for the Regulation of Freight Forwarding in Nigeria (CRFFN) has begun collection of Practitioners’ Operating Fees (POF) today, even as the agency says it is ready to absorb the backlash and address potential challenges to ...

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ANLCA BOT Get CAC Registration, Seek Fresh Six Year Tenure

ANLCA BOT Get CAC Registration, Seek Fresh Six Year Tenure

This is the joke of the century – ANLCA National Secretary By Kenneth Jukpor After regularizing its registration at the Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC), the Board of Trustees (BOT) of the Association of Nigerian Licensed Customs Agents (ANLCA) anticipation of ...

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APFFLON Decries Hardship Following Ban Of Motorcycles

The African Association of Professional Freight Forwarders and Logistics of Nigeria (APFFLON), has criticised the hardship on residents following the ban on commercial motorcycles and Keke operators in Lagos metropolis by the Lagos State Government recently. The National President of ...

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$8m Seizure: Customs Urge Travelers To Declare Physical Cash Above Threshold

$8m Seizure: Customs Urge Travelers To Declare Physical Cash Above Threshold

  By Okuneye Moyosola Following the mind-boggling $8million cash seizures displayed by the Nigerian Customs Service (NCS), the Comptroller-General of the Service, Col. Hammed Ali (Rtd.) has urged travelers in and out of the country to make declaration of physical cash ...

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Ship Registry: NIMASA Unveils High Tech Ship Registration Certificates

Ship Registry: NIMASA Unveils High Tech Ship Registration Certificates

By Kenneth Jukpor As part efforts to enhance the Nigerian ship registry via elimination of counterfeit ship registration certificates, the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has unveiled new high technology security certificates. The Director General of NIMASA, Dr. ...

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