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BEARS: Osakwe Departs

BEARS: Osakwe Departs

Nigeria lost a great son recently, Chiedu Osakwe, who died in Geneva, Switzerland. Ambassador Osakwe’s contributions to the world trading system, to Africa’s economic integration and to Nigeria’s trade diplomacy were so hugely significant and unparalleled that his death sent ...

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BULLS: Unity In Diversity

BULLS: Unity In Diversity

As part of efforts to stress the beauty, unity and love available in the nation ‘Nigeria’ who marked her 59th Anniversary last week, MMS Plus picked this photograph of the Acting Assistant Comptroller General (ACG) of Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), ...

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BULLS: ‘Apapa Traffic’

BULLS: 'Apapa Traffic'

Apapa traffic gridlock is one that has brought untold hardship and colossal losses to commuters and business persons, port users and several categories of port users. The mention of “Apapa traffic congestion” usually evokes sadness, bitterness, shame and embarrassment. The ...

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BEARS: Amazing Amaechi

Lagos-Ibadan rail held by coronavirus outbreak, says Amaechi

When the Minister of Transportation, Hon. Rotimi Amaechi aptly admonished Nigerian women in the maritime sector to seize the opportunity of the World Maritime Day celebration on empowering women to reach out to millions of Nigerian women in dire need ...

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BEARS: Port of ‘Debris’

BEARS: Port of 'Debris'

The photo above is the entrance to Nigeria’s premier port, Lagos Port also known as Apapa port. This was how beautiful it looked on Wednesday morning, last week. This port generates over N35billion monthly for just the Nigeria Customs Service ...

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BULLS: Amaechi ‘Mr. Punctuality’

Buhari’s CVFF Approval: Uncertainty Clouds Disbursement Guidelines

The Minister of Transportation, Hon. Rotimi Amaechi has calved a niche for himself in the Transport sector as ‘Mr. Punctuality’. You can bet to find him at all meetings several minutes before kick-off time as he is hardly tardy. On ...

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BULLS: Gbemi’s Home Coming

Gbemisola Saraki unveils plan to overhaul Nigerian port operations

The Minister of State for Transportation, Hon Gbemisola Saraki enjoyed a glamorous homecoming in the maritime sector as industry amazons stole a moment to celebrate her, during the 3rd Maritime Stakeholders Conference, last week. It was a formal event to ...

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BULLS: SIFAX Blind CSR

BULLS: SIFAX Blind CSR

SIFAX Group, a group of companies with investment in Maritime, Aviation, Oil & Gas, Haulage & Logistics, Financial Services and Hospitality, may have most of its companies in Lagos but it has continued to expand its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) ...

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BEARS: War Against Waste

BEARS: War Against Waste

Indonesia has sent hundreds of garbage-filled shipping containers back to their countries of origin, according to the customs agency, as the Southeast Asian nation pushes back against becoming a dumping ground for foreign trash. About 250 containers seized across the ...

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BEARS: LASG ‘Okada’ Traps

BEARS: LASG 'Okada' Traps

The Lagos State Task Force on Environment and Special Offences (Enforcement) Unit, last week impounded 125 motorcycles plying restricted routes in the state. The Chairman of the agency, CSP Olayinka Egbeyemi, disclosed that the task force was forced to clamp ...

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BULLS: Sustainable  Dr. Aminat

Sustainability as a strategy for sustainable living and business success is lacking in the maritime industry in concept and perspective.  A lot of wastages still exist, while the people and the environment suffer. This is captured in the United Nations’ ...

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BEARS: Algerian Mortality Concert

Five people were killed and 100 others injured in a stampede before a concert at a stadium in Algiers, on Thursday last week as over 45,000 fans were involved in a struggle to get into a stadium at the central Algiers ...

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BULLS: Hbd! Mhoyor

BULLS: Hbd! Mhoyor

Kings Communications Limited congratulates one of its staff who celebrates her birthday this week. Moyosola Okuneye is an amazing reporter for MMS Plus newspaper whose diligence and hardwork is commendable. We hope that this new age brings you favour and ...

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BULLS: Fabulous Folake

I Don't Like Female Lone Ranger Status In Trucking - Folake

The Co- Director of Al-Hadiat, Folake Soji-George thrilled participants at the 3rd Women In Leadership and Career Empowerment Programme (WILCEP) Africa Mentorship when she donated ten WILCEP books as part of efforts to invest in the lives of her audience. ...

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BEARS: Railway Rascality

BEARS: Railway Rascality

Railway is the cheapest mode of transportation and it has become a faster mode than the roads in Lagos as a result of endless traffic gridlocks. However, the incessant rooftop riders have become a menace. Nigeria Railway Corporation (NRC) on ...

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BEARS: Failed Promises

BEARS: Failed Promises

The Federal Government had, in 2017, begun the National Primary Healthcare Revitalization Initiative with the aim of resuscitating over 10,000 health centres across the country. Two years after the Federal Government’s promise to revitalize 10,000 primary healthcare centres across the ...

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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: Reckless Police Officer

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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