Author Archives: Oyindamola Bamgbola

#WhyImport? by Ezinne Ekanem

#WhyImport? by Ezinne Ekanem

#WhyImport? by Ezinne Ekanem

I’ve taken my time to listen to all sides of the discourse currently raging all over our nation bothering on the high cost of foreign exchange and the impact of the falling oil prices especially their effects on businesses. In the end, I can’t help but marvel at the depth of the human mind. The

ntel Makes History With First VoLTE Call in Nigeria

NatCom Development and Investment Limited (trading as ntel), the company that acquired the core assets of NiTel/MTel (in liquidation) made its first voice over LTE call in Lagos on Thursday, February 25, 2016. The test VoLTE call was made at 3.30pm at ntel’s new Tier III data centre located on Lagos Island. VoLTE calls are

Ehiguese Replies Emeka Oparah: Issues in Public Relations in Nigeria

Ehiguese Replies Emeka Oparah: Issues in Public Relations in Nigeria

:By John E. Ehiguese Dear Emeka, Your pretty detailed and incisive piece, which was in essence a general appraisal of the current state of PR practice in Nigeria, made interesting reading. Your points were well articulated, and your positions and perspectives, for the large part, vintage Emeka Oparah – boldly canvassed! John Ehuguese It is understandable

Issues in Public Relations in Nigeria - Emeka Oparah

Issues in Public Relations in Nigeria – Emeka Oparah

Two unrelated incidents conspired to compel me to eventually make this intervention, which I have been planning forever. One was a personal experience a professional colleague shared with me, recently-a story that touches the heart, in a manner of speaking. After a recent event, he lamented, his Managing Director received a Google Alert barely an

How is Marketing Doing in Nigeria these Days?

A Report of Research Findings   Author George E Thorpe is the Director of Studies at Market Space, a provider of executive education recently accredited by ABE UK to deliver tuition for its Marketing Management Diploma programs in Nigeria. George with over 30 years of marketing and management experience at local and international levels has interest

Udeme Ufot’s Speech At 'Nigeria PR Report' Launch

Udeme Ufot’s Speech At ‘Nigeria PR Report’ Launch

I think this is a great moment for PR in Nigeria. For those of us in Integrated Marketing Communications, we look in concern sometimes at how the PR discipline seems to have struggled as the poor relation of the other disciplines. I initially assumed this is a PRCAN event but since it is Ayeni and

John Ehiguese’s Speech At 'Nigeria PR Report' Launch

John Ehiguese’s Speech At ‘Nigeria PR Report’ Launch

There is almost nothing about Nigeria in the Holmes Report. Consistently for the past 3 years, there has only been one PR agency from Africa in the world’s top 250 and it is in South Africa. I do not think if the Nigerian PR industry data was collated and analysed, that Nigeria is actually that

John Ehiguese’s Speech At 'Nigeria PR Report' Launch

Dare Art-Alade’s Speech At ‘Nigeria PR Report’ Launch

The hornets nest is being stirred up with some of the content in the report, but it is absolutely necessary. Now I’m sure you are wondering why I am here. What is a singer doing here where people are talking about PR? Well I am not only a singer. I represent Livespot Group which is

Yomi Badejo-Okusanya’s Speech At 'Nigeria PR Report' Launch

Yomi Badejo-Okusanya’s Speech At ‘Nigeria PR Report’ Launch

  Today marks the shift of PR in Nigeria from analogue to digital. Last year, when Ayeni Adekunle and his team at BHM launched a campaign called “PR Is Dead”, many people wanted to chop off his head. I got many calls from people asking me why he would say something like that. But what

10 Eye-Catching Facts in BHM’s Nigeria PR Report

10 Eye-Catching Facts in BHM’s Nigeria PR Report

Global media and public relations organization, BlackHouse Media Group has launched the Nigeria PR Report – the country’s first-ever annual report on PR, dedicated exclusively to chronicling data on trends, perceptions, challenges and prospects within the industry. Ayeni Adekunle, CEO BHM Group, disclosed that the Nigeria PR Report is done in collaboration with independent research unit—BHM Research & Intelligence (BRI), digital

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