Category: Events

FG May Restore Subvention to APCON, NIPR

There are indications that the Federal Government through the Federal Ministry of Information and Communications, may pay a total of N80 million to both the Nigerian Institute of Public Relations (NIPR) and the Advertising Practitioners Council of Nigeria (APCON), as the 2007 subvention that was withdrawn under the Olusegun Obasanjo administration. The new development to […]

Race for NIPR Top Post Begins

The race to elect a new governing council for the Nigerian Institute of Public Relations (NIPR) has begun. The incumbent President of the Institute, Professor Ikechukwu Nwosu; former Vice-President of the Institute during Bobo Brown’s regime, Auwal Haruna; Ben Ahiante, former Chairman of the Abuja Chapter of the Institute; and Alhaji, Yusuf Mohammed, two-time Chapter […]

Canvassing internal cleansing as NIPR goes to polls

AT the send-forth party held in honour of the former Minister of Information and Communication, Mr. Frank Nweke (Jnr) late May 2007, two issues were raised as the high points of his tenure in office as minister. Overwhelmed with joy, Nweke cited the breaking of the perceived monopoly in the cable TV operation as well […]

NIPR Inducts 5 Organisations

…Prepares for 2007 AGM The Nigerian Institute of Public Relations has officially conducted an induction of five organizations as the first corporate inductees in the history of the chartered professional body in the country. Performing the induction, the President and Chairman of Council of the Nigerian Institute of Public Relations, Professor Ikechukwu Nwosu disclosed that […]

Timex Plans Anti-Corruption Summit

Timex Communications, an Abuja-based PR and communication agency, in association with the Federation of African Public Relations Associations (FAPRA) and the Nigerian Institute of Public Relations (NIPR), has scheduled a Global Communication Summit for February 24 – 26, 2008 at Le Meridian Hotel, Abuja. The theme is Building a Corruption-Free Society: the Challenges of Communication. […]

Information Management Is Vital To Development – Odey

Nigeria’s Minister of Information and Communications, John Ogar Odey has said that effective and efficient information management remained vital to the overall administration and development of the country. The Minister stated this on Tuesday at the National Assembly, Abuja when he briefed the House of Representatives Committee on Information and National Orientation on the activities […]

More Support for Timex Global Summit on Corruption

TELECOMMUNICATIONS giant, MTN Nigeria and Intercontinental Bank Plc, the new face of leadership, lead the league of partners to the first ever global communication summit on corruption in Africa organised by Timex Communications (Nig) Ltd. Scheduled for February 24 – 26, 2008 at Hilton Luxury (Le Meridien) Hotel in Abuja, the event seeks to bring […]

Stakeholder Reputation Management Master Class

Posted on PR Nigeria: February, 2009More information visit Location: Hotel Apollo, Randburg, Johannesburg  Date and time: 25 – 26 February 2009, 8.30 am – 17.00 pm Introduction An institution’s reputation is its greatest asset and risk in today’s knowledge economy. A favorable reputation benefits an institution, because it contributes to an institution becoming the […]

2ND TIMEX Global Communication Summit

THEME: Parliamentary & Public Communication: The Way Forward for Africa. DATE: March 22 – 24, 2009 VENUE: Nicon Luxury Hotel, Abuja Timex Communications (Nig) Ltd is an Abuja-based public relations & communication agency and has scheduled its 2nd Global Communication Summit for March 22 – 24, 2009 at Nicon Luxury Hotel, Abuja (former Le Meridien). […]