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Thinking of building a career in Public Relations? Here are the 14 most important skills in PR

The 2016 PR report cites talent as the industry’s single biggest challenge. Even though traditional expertise is prioritized over newer skills, it is strongly believed that the ability to attract and retain talent impedes on the overall growth of the PR industry. Surprisingly, coding and development — which some believe will be a very necessary

Nigeria PR Industry: 13 Quick Insights From The Nigeria PR Report 2016

Compared to the United States, Nigeria’s PR industry is still evolving. It has a long way to go before it can achieve as much clout and significance as its sister industry in the developed world but early signs are showing that the industry is on the right track. According to the Nigeria PR Report 2016,

Western Union Digital Service Live in 40 Countries

The Western Union Company (NYSE: WU), a leader in global payments, today announced that it has further strengthened its global digital money transfer footprint, with the activation of its 40th transactional website, now providing full digital access for cross-border person-to-person (P2P) money transfer services across major developed nations including the US, Canada and major

Prepaid payment solutions drive cash out of Africa’s economies

Mastercard and prepaid processing and payments solutions provider Global Technology Partners (GTP) signed a partnership agreement that will result in the latest prepaid solutions being made available across Africa to government institutions, financial services and corporate sector and consumers. The partnership will enable the development and implementation of a wide range of solutions across various

Second Edition of Nigeria PR Report to Reveal Average PR Spend, Top Campaigns of 2016, Skills for Entry and More

Public Relations firm, BHM is set to release the second edition of Nigeria PR Report – a compilation of research study that reveals facts and figures about Nigeria’s PR industry within the year 2016. The report, which was carried out by BHM’s research and intelligence division in collaboration with Brentt Consulting, focuses more on insights

African applications extended for Mastercard’s Start Path Global 2017 Class

Mastercard is calling for applications for its next Start Path Global 2017 class, the company’s global initiative to support innovative later-stage startups who are reshaping the future of commerce. The programme is open to startups from Africa and across the world who are rethinking banking and payments and have raised a significant seed or Series

SPAK National Science Competition Set To Boost Science Studies In Nigeria

The science and technology landscape in Nigeria is set to receive a boost with the debut of SPAK National Science Competition. SPAK National Science Competition is a unique initiative aimed at igniting interest and promoting the study of science in secondary schools in Nigeria. The SPAK National Science Competition is strictly for students currently in

Annual Conference/ General Meeting April 26-28, 2017

As in the past years the Institute will hold its Annual Conference/General Meeting in compliance with the Act of parliament as follows: Date: Annual Conference/ General Meeting April 26-28, 2017 Venue: Kwara Hotels, Ahmadu Bello Way, GRA, Ilorin. Theme: ‘Building Mutually Beneficial Relationships and Communicating Values to Eliminate Recession and Drive Sustainability’ The above programme


This to inform all our esteemed members, students and the general public that In view of the yuletide our national offices in Lagos and Abuja will proceed on break from December 22, to resume on January 9, 2017. We wish you merry Christmas and prosperous 2017. Signed: Dame Nancy Oghenekaro, fnipr Deputy Registrar For: The