PR Professionals laud IGP’s strict compliance with NIPR Act

The Inspector-General of Police, IGP Usman Alkali Baba has been commended for upholding the tenets of the public relations practice. The Nigerian Institute of Public Relations (NIPR), in a letter previously circulated by the National President and Chairman of the Council Council, as well as letter no. NIPR/FCT/NPF/22/218 dated April 27th, 2022, received from its Abuja Chapter and signed by the Chairman, Mrs. Maryam M. Sanusi lauded the IGP for his compliance with the provisions of the NIPR Act, CAP N114, Laws of the Federation of Nigeria, 2004, that only…

DDI seeks media support on projecting military operations

The newly appointed Director Defence Information, Major General Benjamin Olufemi Sawyerr has appealed to the Nigerian media to continue to project the image of the Armed Forces of Nigeria (AFN) positively, by leveraging its prowess to change the negative perception and narrative following the security situation in the country. He said this is necessary for Nigerians to appreciate the selfless sacrifices of men and women of the AFN towards ensuring peace and unity of the Nation. The DDI made the call on Wednesday 25 August, 2021 when he paid a…

National Peace Summit, timely for Nigeria – NiDCOM Boss

Chairman/CEO, Nigerians in Diaspora Commission,NiDCOM, Hon Abike Dabiri-Erewa has commended the Nigerian Institute of Public Relations, (NIPR) for coming up with a Citizens’ Summit for National Integration, Peace and Security such programme that is not only timely and  also well thought out. NiDCOM Boss urged NIPR to use opportunity provided by the proposed Peace Summit to focus on the Diaspora components particularly the Second and Third Generations Diaspora for nation building. President and Chairman of Governing Council, the Nigerian Institute of Public Relations (NIPR),Malam Mukhtar Zubair Sirajo said a citizens’…

NCC bags IPRA Award ,wins SEMA 2020’s Emergency and Security Management Prize

The contributions of the the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) to the fight against insecurity in the country has received global endorsement with the Commission bagging two prestigious international awards at the weekend. Leading the pack was the International Public Relations Association (IPRA) Golden World Awards (GWA) 2020 won by the Commission for its harmonized emergency number, 112 and the construction of Emergency Communications Centers (ECCs) in 36 states of the Federation and the FCT with 19 states already operational and additional five ready for activation. The presentation of the IPRA…