Year: 2018

  • Chain Reactions’ Israel Opayemi is ‘PR Practitioner of the Year’

    Chain Reactions’ Israel Opayemi is ‘PR Practitioner of the Year’

    Israel Jaiye Opayemi, Managing Director/Chief Strategist of Chain Reactions Nigeria, one of the country’s leading Public Relations and Integrated Communications Consulting Firms and the Exclusive Nigerian Affiliate and Preferred West Africa’s Partner of Edelman, the world’s largest PR firm with presence in 65 countries across the globe, has won the ‘PR Practitioner of the Year’ at…

  • Salako-Oyedele Urges Nigerians to Vote APC at Federal, State Level

    The Ogun State All Progressives Congress (APC) deputy governorship candidate, Engr. (Mrs.) Noimot Salako-Oyedele, has enjoined the electorate to vote APC at all levels in the 2019 general elections to ensure continuity in the delivery of developmental programmes. She said it is only the candidates of the party across all levels of government that have…

  • Spin-Doctoring, a Prerequisite or Parasite to PR Practice?

    Spin-Doctoring, a Prerequisite or Parasite to PR Practice?

    A Lecture Delivered by Anthony Elikene ANIPR in December at the Edubrainics Africa Platform   Public Relations is a broad discipline and many might wonder why I chose to start with a highly contentious issue such as Spin-Doctoring. It would be more assimilating and better understood to start with the most controversial part of a…

  • THE FULL REPORT OF AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL ON NIGERIA’S FARMERS/HERDSMEN CRISIS

    NIGERIA’S FARMERS/FULANI CRISIS. Nigeria: Government failures fuel escalating conflict between farmers and herders as death toll nears 4,000. The Nigerian authorities’ failure to investigate communal clashes and bring perpetrators to justice has fuelled a bloody escalation in the conflict between farmers and herders across the country, resulting in at least 3,641 deaths in the past…

  • Spin-Doctoring, a PR strategy demonized by quacks – CEO Brandfit

    Spin-Doctoring, a PR strategy demonized by quacks – CEO Brandfit

    The labelling of Public Relations professionals as Spin-Doctors has been associated with the operations of quacks in the marketing communications practice. This was revealed over the weekend during the Edubrainics Africa Lecture delivered by the Senior Consultant of Brandfit PR & Events, Anthony Elikene ANIPR. Edubrainics is an educational platform with a mission to spread…

  • Re-Imagining the Workplace for Greater Productivity by Austin Okere

    Re-Imagining the Workplace for Greater Productivity by Austin Okere

    This is my keynote address to the Indian Professional Association at their December 2018 monthly Forum. I was a guest speaker at a workshop a couple of months ago to share insights about my entrepreneurial journey at CWG Plc. We founded CWG Plc in 1992 and listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchange in 2013 as…

  • Facebook Strengthens Commitment to Tech Communities with Developer Circles Summit in Lagos

    In continuation of its efforts to create a network of developers across the world as part of its mission to give people the power to build communities and bring the world closer together, Facebook’s Developer Circles on Saturday, December 8 organised a Startups and Developers Summit in Lagos. The summit which took place at the…

  • Indomie rewards Fan Club story writing competition winners

    For emerging winners in the Indomie Fan Club (IFC) story writing competition, six outstanding students have received handsome rewards from Dufil Prima Foods, makers of Indomie Instant Noodles-Nigerian’s number one noodle brand. The IFC story writing competition is a child engagement initiative from the stable of the Indomie brand, which is targeted at enhancing the…

  • One-Day Governor: Indomie Pledges to Support Education through Spelling Bee

    A Student of Lafiaji Senior High School, Miss Ajala Gloria, has emerged as 2018 Lagos State One-Day Governor, after becoming overall winner of this year’s Spell Bee Competition held in Lagos. Applauds for her winning come as Indomie brand, a major sponsor of the competition, has promised to continue to support quality education of the…

  • Dufil Group Shines at 2018 ADVAN Awards, Cart Away 10 Awards

    Dufil Prima Foods Plc was  the  centre  of attraction in  this  year’s Advertisers’ Association of Nigeria ( ADVAN) Awards for Marketing Excellence, West Africa, as three  of its  brands-Indomie, Hypo and Power Oil-clinched 10  different  most coveted awards  during  the  award ceremony. According to the organisers of the award, the ADVAN Awards for Marketing Excellence…

  • Harpic marks World Toilet Day, calls for an end to open defecation

    Harpic marks World Toilet Day, calls for an end to open defecation

    As Nigeria joins the international community to mark World Toilet Day today, Reckitt Benckiser (RB), makers of leading toilet cleaning brand, Harpic, has described open defecation as a great drawback to global public health safety and economic growth. Making the assertion in Lagos at an event organised by RB in collaboration with the Lagos Ministry…

  • Mercy Johnson, Tubo win Lush-sponsored ELOY Awards

    Mercy Johnson, Tubo win Lush-sponsored ELOY Awards

    Lush Hair attachments from the stables of Lucky Fibres PLC has collaborated with the Exquisite Ladies of The Year (ELOY) Awards to celebrate Nigerian women from different walks of life. The glamorous event held in Lagos is the 10th edition of the ELOY Awards. It has 21 award categories for women who through their reputation…