APRA to hold 29th Annual Conference in Morocco

The 29th edition of the annual African Public Relations Association (APRA) conference themed “Competitive Africa: Effective Positioning through Integrated Communications” is set to hold in Casablanca, Morocco from the 10th to 12th May, 2017. The Annual Conference which attracts professionals in advertising, brand management, broadcast journalism, publishing, film-making, print journalism,…

Stratcomm Africa Awarded PR News Platinum and Agency Elite Award
Strategic Communications Africa Ltd (Stratcomm Africa) emerged winner in the Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Campaign category at the 2017 prestigious PR News Platinum and Agency Elite Awards. The Awards recognizes agencies and organisations that have excelled in various aspects of the PR and marketing profession globally. The event was... Read more
Living It: Spotlight on PR Woman Praise Nutakor
Praise Nutakor is the Communications and Public Relations Associate at the United Nations University Institute for Natural Resources in Africa (UNU-INRA) Describe your job in one sentence I am a Communication Specialist with good experience in managing communication needs of various organizations and presently head the Communications and Public... Read more
Dr Joyce Aryee leads Communications Experts to empower young Communicators
Dr Joyce Aryee, the Former Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Ghana Chamber of Mines and a leading Communications Consultant will lead a team of astute media and communications personalities to empower young communicators. The communications and media experts will be speaking at the second edition of the programme... Read more
‘Use media to champion brand Ghana agenda’
  A Council Member of the Institute of Public Relations (IPR), Mrs Vicky Wireko-Andoh, has underscored the need for accredited communication institutions to package programmes targeted at leaders in private and public sectors to build their skills. She said most of such leaders, including politicians and corporate bodies, came... Read more
Public Relations: A Strategy useful for Corporate Growth
Public Relations (PR) is a strategic corporate issue which creates meaningful value for corporate growth and market visibility. PR, if properly executed, is at the core of strategic planning or corporate image planning, business development, networking capital, local and international collaborations, digital communication strategy and global penetration. It cannot... Read more
Dr Kingsley Antwi-Boasiako appointed TOR’s Public Affairs Manager
The Tema Oil Refinery (TOR) has appointed Dr Kingsley Antwi-Boasiako as its new Public Affairs Manager. Dr. Antwi-Boasiako takes over from Abba Lokko, who was the Public Affairs Manager for the nation’s refiner for over a decade but resigned from her position to assume a new role as the... Read more
Women in PR Ghana Seminar 2017
The maiden edition of Women in Public Relations held recently at the World Trade Center gathered many young professionals within the PR and Communications industry. The event which happened to be the first of its kind in Ghana saw both men and women professionals within the communications discipline including... Read more
IPR Ghana PR Excellence Awards 2016 Opens
The Institute of Public Relations (IPR) Ghana, Excellence Awards celebrates the best of the best of Ghana’s PR and Communications industry and accordingly requests entries for the 2016 edition. The Excellence Awards are open to all parties involved in the use of PR and communications; PR consultancies, freelancers, in-house communications... Read more
Institute of Public Relations Ghana Launches PR and Communications Excellence Awards
The Institute of Public Relations Ghana has launched its National PR and Communications Excellence Awards 2017. The National PR and Communications Excellence Awards are opened to all parties involved in the use of PR and Communications; PR consultancies, freelancers, in house communications departments, Government and Non-Government agencies and media... Read more
The next generation of women in PR: Embrace change, distinguish yourself and go digital
Though there are no available statistics, let’s be honest, public relations is a profession dominated by women in Ghana. They are found at multinational and indigenous firms across the country. Over the weekend, I had the honour of listening to women executives in the public relations industry at the... Read more