Director, Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Hadiza Bala Usman and the Chairman,
NIPR, Lagos State Chapter Olusegun McMedal both in the middle, with them are other
Public Relations personnel has been sealed between the Nigerian Ports Authority
and the Nigerian Institute of Public Relations (NIPR).
both local and foreign training for the Public Relations Personnel of the
Authority with a view to enhancing their proficiency on their jobs and to
abreast them with new trends in Public Relations practice.
of the NIPR Lagos Chapter during a courtesy call, the NPA Managing Director,
Hadiza Bala Usman assured that the Authority would consider the project on its
the Authority would study the proposal and make appropriate recommendations to
Hadiza Bala Usman assured the delegation that the Management would consider the
requests within the limit of available resources and budgetary provisions.
Director said amongst the “key operational thrust” of the organisation under
her leadership is the preparation of officers for greater performances.
would result in greater operational efficiency even in capacity building, which
would help boost the output of the NPA and also ultimately result in National
Chapter, Olusegun McMedal, who led the delegation on a courtesy visit to the
NPA Management said the Institute would partner the Authority in the Area of
effective information management.
information management, it is critical that the professional practice in the
Authority concerning public relations be strategically guided through industry
the Institute’s various programmes and projects, which he said are tailored to
impact most positively on the society.
Director as the guest speaker during the forth coming Public Relations Week focusing
on “effective leadership” holding in June.
engage leadership and stakeholders through networking with a view to ensuring
existing relationship do not just grow, but become deepened in order to
generate the dividends of best practices.
of the NPA on its several accomplishments since it took over the administration
of affairs and making remarkable contributions to national economy.
(NIPR) established in 1963, is a non-governmental, professional association of
Public Relations practitioners chartered by law to regulate and develop the
public relations, public affairs and communication practice with very
functional chapters spread across the nation.