The next generation of PR pros: IPR, Ghana can aid you, but your future is in your hands
Last week I attended the Institute of Public Relations, Ghana’s 24th annual general meeting (AGM) in Kumasi, the first time an AGM by the Institute held outside the capital, Accra, a bold move that paid off. During the two-day event, I met other practitioners from different industries – telecommunications,... Read more
IPR Ghana holds Annual General Meeting in Kumasi
The Institute of Public Relations (IPR) Ghana has held its 24th Annual General Meeting (AGM) last week in Kumasi. The two-day event which was the first of its kind to be held by the Institute outside Accra started with a student outreach programme at the Christian Service University College... Read more
Global Media Alliance wins international award for excellence in corporate communications
Global Media Alliance (GMA), an Integrated Media and Entertainment Company in Ghana, has outshined 29 other global PR agencies to bag the Best Agency in Corporate Communications at this year’s International Public Relations Association (IPRA) Golden World Awards for Excellence in Public Relations held in Sofia, Bulgaria. Global Media... Read more
Do PR Professionals Engage in Organisational Coaching?
I recently read something on coaching and I had an epiphany. Being a Communications person and also being in Organisation Development, I have come to the realisation that PR professionals could actually be considered as coaches. Let’s look at PR professionals in an organisation, they play the devil’s advocate,... Read more
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