Plane Crash: APRA Commiserates with PR Society, Government and Citizens of Malawi

The African Public Relations Association (APRA) has expressed heartfelt condolences to the Public Relations Society of Malawi (PRSM, an institutional member of APRA), the government and citizens of the Republic of Malawi over the tragic plane crash that claimed the lives of the Vice President of Malawi, H.E. Dr. Saulos Chilima, and nine others on…

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L-R: President, (from Kenya), Arik Karani; Vice President, (from Cameroon), Dr. Michele Mekeme and Secretary-General (from Nigeria), Dr. Omoniyi Ibietan, all of Executive Council of the African Public Relations Association (APRA).

Nigeria’s Information Minister Congratulates Ibietan & APRA EXCO

Nigeria’s Minister of Information and National Orientation, Mohammed Idris, has congratulated the newly-elected Executive Council of the African Public Relations Association (APRA). In a statement signed by Rabiu Ibrahim, Special Assistant (Media) to the Minister of Information and National Orientation, the Minister urged the Council to “continue the trajectory of reforms in APRA,” while stressing…

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Justin Green President, Global Alliance for Public Relations and Communication Management and Dr. Omoniyi Ibietan, newly-elected Secretary-General of African Public Relations Association (APRA) during the event in Abidjan.

APRA elects NCC’s Omoniyi Ibietan as Secretary-General

Dr. Omoniyi Ibietan, the Head, Media Relations at the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC),  has been elected as the Secretary-General of the African Public Relations Association (APRA). By this election at the ongoing 35th Annual Conference and Annual General Meeting (AGM) currently taking place in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire, Ibietan becomes a member of a three-man Executive…

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NNPC Ltd, Partner Unlock 12,000bpd Production from Awoba Unit Field  

Keen on optimising production from the nation’s hydrocarbon assets to boost revenues and meet the nation’s OPEC production quota, the Nigerian National Petroleum Company Limited (NNPC Ltd) and its Joint Venture partner in the Awoba Unit Field, Newcross Exploration and Production Ltd, have restarted production from the Awoba field which last contributed production to the…

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L-R: The Executive Vice Chairman/CEO of National Agency for Science and Engineering Infrastructure (NASENI), Mr. Khalil Suleiman Halilu presenting a souvenir to the Executive Governor of Nasarawa State, Engr. Abdullahi A. Sule during a courtesy visit at NASENI Headquarters in Abuja on Monday, April 22nd, 2024.

NASENI, Nasarawa State, Firm to Establish Tractor Manufacturing Plant

…As Governor A.A Sule Visits NASENI to Facilitate Discussions on the Project The National Agency for Science and Engineering Infrastructure (NASENI), is set to collaborate with Nasarawa state government and Bobtrack Tractors, a division of Saint Bob Motors Limited to start the manufacturing and assembling of tractors in the north-central geo-political zone. The facilities and…

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The Executive Vice Chairman of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Dr. Aminu Maida, has pledged that transparency will form the bedrock of his leadership as Nigeria's chief telecom regulator as this will enable a solid foundation in  building a resilient, accountable and efficient institution.

Nigeria Seeks Joint West Africa Regional Protection of Undersea Cables

Following recent undersea cable cuts that challenged connectivities in many countries in the West Afrcan region, Nigeria has called for a coordinated and multilateral approach by the region to protect shared telecommunications infrastructure, and diversify connectivity to ensure uninterruptible connections.  According to Reuben Muoka, Director, Public Affairs at NCC, Executive Vice Chairman of the  Nigerian…

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Voice, Data Services Affected by Undersea Cable Cuts Restored

Following the disruption on March 14, 2024, which affected data and voice services due to cuts in undersea fibre optics along the coasts of Cote d’Ivoire and Senegal, the Nigerian Communications Commission has announced that services have now been restored to approximately 90% of their peak utilization capacities. In a statement issued by NCC’s Director,…

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Nigeria LNG Limited has concluded another edition in the series of  #NLNGChangeYourStory workshops, which focuses  on mobile and multimedia journalism, providing participants with a comprehensive learning experience. According to Yemi Adeyemi, Acting Manager, Corporate Communications and Public Affairs, NLNG, the annual capacity-building workshop, themed Gender Active, convened women journalists from diverse editorial sections and Nigeria Association of Women Journalists (NAWOJ) members to arm them with cutting-edge digital communication and social media skills for reporting gender-based issues was held from 30th January to 1st February 2024 in Lagos.

NLNG concludes training in digital communication skills for Women Journalists

Nigeria LNG Limited has concluded another edition in the series of  #NLNGChangeYourStory workshops, which focuses  on mobile and multimedia journalism, providing participants with a comprehensive learning experience. According to Yemi Adeyemi, Acting Manager, Corporate Communications and Public Affairs, NLNG, the annual capacity-building workshop, themed Gender Active, convened women journalists from diverse editorial sections and Nigeria…

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