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CCC Nigeria wins Global PR Award for NGO in Bulgaria

Nigeria’s Centre for Crisis Communication (CCC) has won the Golden World Award (GWA) instituted by the International Public Relations Association (IPRA) for an outstanding campaign by Non-Governmental Organisation, at a ceremony in Sofia, Bulgaria. The media campaign of CCC which was promoted by Image Merchants Promotions Limited, publishers of PRNigeria …

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Ex-Ekiti First lady bags UK University fellowship

  Wife of the Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Erelu Bisi Fayemi, has been appointed Visiting Senior Research Fellow of the prestigious Kings College, London. Mrs Fayemi, an Activist, Writer, Social Entrepreneur and  Policy Advocate, is currently Principal Partner, Amandla Consulting, specializing in leadership development for women. She also …

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President Buhari receives Letter of Credence from Egypt, Republic of Benin and Mexico

President Muhammadu Buhari has, on Thursday, October 12, 2017, received Letters of Credence from H.E. Mr Asteem Muhammed Hanafi Mahmud Elseify, Ambassador designate of Arab Republic of Egypt to Nigeria, H.E. Mrs Paulette Adjovi Yekpe, Ambassador designate of Republic of Benin to Nigeria and H.E. Mr Alejandro Garcia Moreno Elizando, …

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Dangote says “Sometimes it is just a matter of communication”

  Financial Times editor Lionel Barber asked Nigerian business leader Aliko Dangote in a live interview at the FT Africa Summit on Monday about his relationship with Tanzanian President John Magufuli  Financial Times correspondent John Aglionby’s reporting in the fast FT online column that Nigerian businessman Aliko Dangote “accuses ‘Bulldozer’ …

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Sportsbook MasterClass to map out key training principles at Gaming Africa

Chief Executive and Founder of Gaming Economics outlines the importance of training and how some jurisdictions are placing greater importance on a well trained gaming workforce  As anticipation grows for the first edition of Gaming Africa (www.GamingAfrica.za.com) (24 and 25 October, Johannesburg), Lee Richardson, Course Director of the Totally Gaming …

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Aliko Dangote shares secret of backward integration with investors: “Produce entire value chain”

  At the Financial Times’ 4th annual Africa Summit (http://APO.af/qv2dZF) at Claridges in London, editor in chief Lionel Barber conducted an extraordinarily candid public conversation with Nigerian Aliko Dangote, Africa’s most successful business leader, in the presence of Nigerian vice-president Professor Yemi Osinbajo, Congolese presidential hopeful Moise Katumbi, and about …

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Marie Chantal Messier becomes Head Corporate Communications & Public Affairs, Nestlé in Central and West Africa.

Marie Chantal Messier has been appointed Head, Corporate Communications & Public Affairs of Nestlé in Central and West Africa. She takes over from Mrs. Peggy Diby, who is now working as Senior Spokesperson for Nestlé’s Headquarters in Switzerland. After almost 20 years working for various public sector organisations, Marie Chantal …

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Senator Abba Aji intervenes, moves to secure release of jailed Borno IDPs leaders; 500 others protest in Niger Republic, want to return home

BY ABDULLAHI ISAH, MAIDUGURI Former Presidential Adviser on National Assembly Matters to late President Umaru Yar’adua, Senator Mohammed Abba Aji has assigned his lawyer, Barrister Abdullahi Usman of Beneshiekh Chambers to take up the matter and secure the bail of some Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) from Bama, Borno State, who …

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Evangelist Bonnke returns to Lagos, Nigeria for ‘farewell message’

German Pentecostal Evangelist, Reinhard Bonnke, is set to return to Nigeria for a five-day crusade and a three-day multi-purpose ministers’ fire conference on what his team, Christ for All Nations, says will rescue the country from spiritual pollution and socio-political corruption. CFaN officials, led by its African Director, John Darku, …

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APCAfrica, Nigeria Chapter Meetings & Discourse holds Saturday

The Association of Political Consultants-Africa, APCAfrica, holds its meeting/discourse Saturday, September 23,2017 at 4pm. The programme holds at Best Western Starfire, Joel Ogunnaike, GRA Ikeja and the agenda includes “Review of the 2017 Kenya General Elections by Duncan Kirui, General Secretary, APCAfrica” and “Winning with a Voters Contact Campaign Strategy: …

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Ordinary Nigerians should feel impact of coming out of recession – President Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday in Daura, Katsina State, said the real impact of coming out of recession will be better felt when ordinary Nigerians experience a change in their living conditions. President Buhari, who received the President of Niger, Alhaji Mahamadou Issoufou, at his country home in Daura, told newsmen …

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President Buhari salutes Super Eagles over defeat of Cameroon’s Indomitable Lions

President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated Nigeria’s Super Eagles on Friday’s impressive win over the Indomitable Lions of Cameroon at the Godswill Akpabio International Stadium, Uyo, Akwa Ibom State. A statement by Femi Adesina,  Special Adviser to the President (Media & Publicity), said that “The President joins millions of football-loving Nigerians …

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Super Eagles/Lions World Cup qualifier: Akwa Ibom Police assures on adequate security

The Nigeria Police Force, Akwa Ibom State Command has put in place adequate security arrangement, to ensure hitch free World Cup qualifier match between Nigeria and Cameroon scheduled to hold on Friday, September 1, 2017 at the Godswill Akpabio International Stadium, Uyo. The Commissioner of Police, Akwa Ibom State, CP …

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President Buhari condoles with family of Doyen of African PR practice, Bob Ogbuagu

  President Muhammadu Buhari has sent condolences to the family of former Managing Director of Champion Newspapers and one of Africa’s foremost Public Relations practitioners, Bob Ewulonu Beremako Ogbuagu. A statement by Femi Adesina, Special Adviser to the President (Media& Publicity) said that, “President Buhari commiserates with all the professional …

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