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NIPR to tackle fake members

NIPR to tackle fake members

THE President of the Nigerian Institute of Public Relations (NIPR), Alhaji Mohammed Abdullahi, has vowed to tackle quackery among public relations practitioners in the country. Abdullahi spoke in Kano after his re-election for another term at this year’s annual conference/general meeting of the institute. He promised to apply Sections 10 and 11 of the Act […]

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Mainstreet Bank Gets New Corporate Campaign

A new corporate image campaign that is expected to introduce Mainstreet Bank Limited to the banking public has been launched in major media channels across Nigeria. The campaign, tagged ‘It’s a New Day’ is intended to creep into the consciousness of the public with the promise of a new and better beginning to the bank’s […]

APCON visits advert agency, urged to reform practice

APCON visits advert agency, urged to reform practice

Unless urgent steps are taken to reform and properly regulate the advertising industry, Nigeria will lose the economic benefits of the industry to other countries whose nationals are gradually taking over the practice in Nigeria. This view was expressed by Mr. Udeme Ufot, the Managing Director of SO & U Saatchi & Saatchi while receiving […]

APCON trains practitioners on morden trends

APCON trains practitioners on morden trends

The Advertising Practitioners Council of Nigeria (APCON) will host Nigerian advertising practitioners at a training workshop on current global trends in out of home (OOH) advertising on Thursday. According to the Head, Planning, Registration and Career matters, Mr. Joe-Eugene Onuorah, the course is designed to direct the focus of the organisation which plans, buy, sell […]

PR Practice: NIPR issues deadline, warns quacks

Once again, from July 2011, Nigeria institute of Public Relations, NIPR warn quacks who fail to acquire professional training in Public Relations will be prosecuted. The institute said it is now determined to end the existence of quacks who parade themselves as Public Relations, PR, practitioners in Nigeria. Mohammed Abdullahi, NIPR, President made the assertion […]

APCON takes Rebranding to the Politicians

  THEY are the same people who eventually make it to the Country's seat of power. But despite their importance and eventual control of the helm of affairs, most citizens do not think much of this set of highly placed individuals. This is the story of Politicians in the Nigerian Political dispensation. They've been described […]

APCON takes Rebranding to the Politicians

APCON takes Rebranding to the Politicians

THEY are the same people who eventually make it to the Country's seat of power. But despite their importance and eventual control of the helm of affairs, most citizens do not think much of this set of highly placed individuals. This is the story of Politicians in the Nigerian Political dispensation. They've been described with […]

APRA 2010 Communique: Association of Public Relations Association

A Communiquer Issued at the end of the 23rd All Africa Public Relations Conference at the International Contrence Centre, Abuja Nigeria from May 18 – 20, 2010 The 23rd Africa Public Relations Conference held at the International Conference Centre, Abuja, Nigeria from May 18 – 20, 2010 under the theme Public Relations and Corporate Governance […]

Timex School of PR and Communication Takes off in Kaduna

Preparatory to its official take-off as a specialised training institute for communication studies, the premises of Timex School of Communication (TsC) will be hosting a curriculum drafting session on Saturday, May 29, 2010.     Owned and managed by the communications specialist and Chief Executive Officer of Timex Communications Nigeria Limited, Abuja-based Public Relations consultancy […]

Africa PR Body Honours Nigeria’s President

The President of Nigeria, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan has been invested with the Grand Patron of the Africa Public Relations Association at the 23rd All African Public Relations Conference and Annual General Meeting (APRA) that held at the International Conference Centre, Abuja. The President used the occasion to urge the association as a professional body to […]