COSON honours Emeka Mba with copyright meda
The Director General, National Broadcasting Commission, Mr. Emeka Mba, will on Wednesday, May 20, 2015, in Lagos, be decorated with the Copyright Medal of Honour.
Mitigating consequence of missing digital transition deadline
IT is no longer news that Nigeria’s Digital Switch Over (DSO) will not happen again on June 17, 2015. But the concern of the handlers of the process now is to mitigate the grave consequence of the miss.
A guide on how to report gay, lesbian
The book, Guide to reporting gender and sexuality, is a very insightful one that provided some thoughtful information on issues of sexuality and gender.
Why PR experts should spearhead consumers’ satisfaction drive
Professor Akinfeleye has said that public relations practitioners must ensure that the rights of consumers are protected by their organizations through providing qualitative services because while it is easy to recover lost money, it is not easy to recover lost reputation.
Building capacity to report, expose corruption
To improve media oversight and reporting of corruption cases, Justice for All, a programme under the UK Department for International Development, (DFiD) last week held a two-day media roundtable on anti-corruption reportage for media professionals and civil society organizations.
‘Litigation to secure information is a disservice to the press’
A legal and Communication Consultant, Dr Fassy Adetokunboh Yusuf, has said that the Freedom of Information Act must be made to work as the current situation where litigations are the only option to securing information from federal ministries, departments and agencies makes a mockery of the law and it is a disservice to the press.
Airtel’s boss, Ogunsanya, is CEO’s Brand Personality of the Year
The Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Airtel Nigeria, Segun Ogunsanya, has been named the CEO’s Brand Personality of the Year by leading marketing communications magazine, Marketing Edge.
From Peak Milk, new IMC to mark 60 years
To celebrate its 60th year in Nigeria, FrieslandCampina WAMCO Nigeria PLC, makers of Peak and other milk brands, has launched a new 360 degree Integrated Marketing Communication campaign themed “The Future is Bright; Reach for Your Peak” which focuses strongly on the emotional characteristics and values that consumers link to Peak.
Found on Konga… excitement for brand loyalists
In a bid to satisfy the needs of customers across Nigeria as well as ease their online shopping experience, Konga, Nigeria’s largest online mall, recently launched a new campaign called #FoundOnKonga to flaunt the over one hundred and fifty thousand products in its stock and demonstrate its claim of having the largest pool of products in the online mall segment in Nigeria.
Why professionalism, ethics should guide election coverage, by stakeholders
TO ensure professionalism and ethical issues are taken very serious before, during and after election, stakeholders have suggested that a larger forum comprising Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), Nigerian Press Council (NPC), National Broadcasting Commission (NBC), Nigerian Guild of Editors (NGE), Newspaper Proprietors Association of Nigeria (NPAN), Broadcasting Organisation of Nigeria (BON), Advertising Practitioners Council…
NGE’s team at a glance
One of the major activities at the 2015 Biennial Convention of the Nigerian Guild of Editors (NGE) held in Lagos last week was the election of executive members to pilot the activities of the association. It was however not a keenly contested one, as most of the posts were returned un-opposed. At the end of…