SHIPPERS GUIDE

shippers guide is the learning page of MMS Plus. It treats the how to do and why you must do for importers and exporters with the participation of the stakeholders in shipping chain

IMO Frowns At Africa’s None Implementation Of Maritime Audit Corrective Action

IMO Frowns At Africa’s None Implementation Of Maritime Audit Corrective Action

The International Maritime Organization (IMO) has said none of the audited African Member States has implemented the agreed Corrective Action Plan (CAP) of the IMO Member State Audit Scheme (IMSAS). The observation was made at the opening ceremony of a …

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Why Seafarers Dread Pension Schemes In Nigeria – Macfoy

Why Seafarers Dread Pension Schemes In Nigeria - Macfoy

By Kenneth Jukpor Mrs. Rollens Macfoy is the President of the Nigerian chapter of African Women in Maritime (WIMA-Nigeria). She is also the Managing Director of Ocean Deep Maritime Services Limited. In this exclusive interview with MMS Plus newspaper, she …

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How To Operate A Successful Snail Farm For Export

How To Operate A Successful Snail Farm For Export

Snail farming in Nigeria is considered to be one of the most lucrative agribusiness you can start with low capital. Yet, it is one of the most neglected animal rearing businesses in these countries. Snail farming provides one of the …

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How To Set-Up A Profitable Honey Export Business

How To Set-Up A Profitable Honey Export Business

Honey production is another area in our agricultural sector that we have not fully exploited, especially for the export market. Even though it has a huge local and export demand, the current local production cannot meet the several tons of …

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What Constitutes Freight Claim For Loss Or Damage?

What Constitutes Freight Claim For Loss Or Damage?

In business of shipping sometimes there are cases of losses or damaged goods. This week’s edition of Shippers’ Guide teaches you how to file a freight claim for loss or damage. A  claim  against  a  motor  carrier  is  a  legal  …

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How To Export Dried Mushrooms To Europe

How To Export Dried Mushrooms To Europe

Mushrooms Europe is the largest market for dried mushrooms and fungi in the world, representing around 30% of total world imports in value. Large importing markets such as Germany, France, Italy and Poland offer opportunities for developing country exporters. Opportunities …

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Water Day 2022: Addressing Acute Water Scarcity

Water Day 2022: Addressing Acute Water Scarcity

As the Global community on Tuesday March 22, 2023, celebrated the World Water Day with the theme; ‘Groundwater: Making The Invisible Visible’, the world has a again come to agreement that one of the essential elements of earth, water is …

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Setting-Up A Lucrative Breadfruit Farm/ Export Business In Nigeria

Setting-Up A Lucrative Breadfruit Farm/ Export Business In Nigeria

An increase in every society’s population demands an equal rise in the food supply. Nigeria’’s population is constantly growing, and so, necessitates a continuous expansion of its food sources to meet the health and dietary needs of the people living …

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Why CRFFN Should Prioritize Training Nigerian Freight Forwarders – Ezeh

Three keys to keep one prepare

  Hon. Princess Chi Ezeh is the CEO of Muna Sylver Nigeria Limited. She was also recently reelected into the Governing Board of the Council for the Regulation of Freight Forwarding in Nigeria (CRFFN). In this interview exclusive interview with …

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How To Export Sesame Seeds From Nigeria

How To Export Sesame Seeds From Nigeria

When the word “exporting” is mentioned to some Nigerians who are seeking means of making money or investing to yield returns, they back off! Having this mindset that it is for a particular stratum of individuals in business! The Agricultural …

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Trade Facilitation: How To Strengthen Women-Led Organizations In Africa

A Maritime Icon

  Mrs. Eunice Ezeoke is the President of Women’s International Shipping and Trading Association (WISTA) Nigeria. As part of efforts to celebrate the 2022 International Women’s Day, Ezeoke wrote this paper to underscore the importance of trade facilitation with a …

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How Airplanes Can Minimize Bird Strikes

How Airplanes Can Minimize Bird Strikes

Thousands of airplane bird strikes occur each year, but airports have many safety and conservation measures in place to minimize these potentially damaging and dangerous situations. Thanks to thoughtful airport bird control techniques, the majority of airplane scares involving birds …

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How To Be A Successful Female Entrepreneur  -Diallo

How To Be A Successful Female Entrepreneur  -Diallo

Candius Diallo is an entrepreneur, business strategist, consultant and founder of LaVerita Hair. With a professional experience that cuts across healthcare, aviation, real estate and the beauty industry, Diallo is best known for her competence, transparency, passion and commitment to …

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How To Become A Successful Customs Officer – Comptroller Nnadi

How To Become A Successful Customs Officer – Comptroller Nnadi

By Kenneth Jukpor Fourteen weeks after serving as Ogun 1 Customs Area Controller, Comptroller Dera Nnadi has handed over to Comptroller B.A Makinde and headed to the National Institute for Policy and Strategic Studies (NIPSS), Kuru for a one-year training course. In …

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How To Manage A Livestock Business

How To Manage A Livestock Business

Shippers Guide is the learning page of MMS Plus newspaper. Here you learn the 5Ws and most important ‘H’ on various aspects of shipping. This week, we would take you through a detailed process of how to start up  and …

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Understanding The Requisite Skills That Defines A Successful Pilot

Understanding The Requisite Skills That Defines A Successful Pilot

Shippers Guide is the learning page of MMS Plus. Here we answer the five W’s and H of several issues in the shipping and aviation industries. This week’s edition focuses on some crucial tips that could enable one to become …

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How Unemployed Pilots, Engineers Can Explore Opportunities Beyond Flying, Repairs

How Unemployed Pilots, Engineers Can Explore Opportunities Beyond Flying, Repairs

Capt. Alkali Modibbo is the Rector and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Nigerian College of Aviation Technology (NCAT), Zaria. In this interview, Modibbo charts the path to engaging hundreds of unemployed aviators in the country. He also x-rays prospects and …

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What To Do During Airplane Turbulence

What To Do During Airplane Turbulence

Turbulence makes most people nervous, but it’s rare to be hurt by it and it definitely doesn’t mean there’s a problem with the plane! There are lots of ways to handle turbulence calmly. Learning how to prepare for your flight, …

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How To Import And Export Pets

How To Import And Export Pets

Import and export licenses are required for domestic pets entering and leaving Nigeria. You should allow at least three months for the completion of the application process. If it is possible for you to visit the office, you can obtain …

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How To Navigate Through  Challenges Of A New University – Adigio

How To Navigate Through  Challenges Of A New University - Adigio

By Kenneth Jukpor Prof Emmanuel Adigio is the Vice Chancellor of Nigerian Maritime University, Okerenkoko. He was one of the panel discussants at the 3rd National Transport Summit organized by the Chartered Institute of Transport Administration of Nigeria (CIOTA) in …

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