Home Brands and Marketing AAAN Gets FG’s Nod for National Unity Campaign

AAAN Gets FG’s Nod for National Unity Campaign

The Association of Advertising Agencies of Nigeria (AAAN) has secured the endorsement of the Ministry of Information and Culture for its plan to launch a national unity campaign on 1 October. This was disclosed in a release signed by its Publicity Secretary, Mrs. Temitope Jemerigbe.
Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai According to the release, the endorsement was given in Lagos yesterday by the Minister of Information, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, during a meeting with AAAN’s Executive Board.

The release quoted AAAN President, Mr. Steve Babaeko, as saying that the purpose of the meeting was to push for better cooperation with the ministry. He also noted that the decision to launch the national unity campaign was informed by the current situation in the country.
Responding, Mohammed described the proposed campaign as a very “very patriotic move”.

“What has really impressed me most today is your readiness to partner
with the Federal Government to actually run a campaign on national
unity. I think this is a very patriotic move, we commend it and we are
very eager to partner with you.

“We must resist the temptation of some very selfish elite, who are
giving the impression that Nigerians will not want to stay as a nation,” he said.

Babaeko commended the Federal Government over the appointment of Dr
Olalekan Fadolapo as the Registrar and Chief Executive Officer of the
Advertising Practitioners Council of Nigeria (APCON), saying he came
to the job with a huge wealth of experience from the industry and that
his appointment will further strengthen the relationship between the
government and the advertising industry.

The Minister was accompanied to the meeting by
Dr. Fadolapo; as well as the Directors-General of the Nigerian
Television Authority and the National Broadcasting Commission, Mallam
Yakubu Ibn Mohammed and Mallam Balarabe Shehu Ilelah, respectively.

RELATED ARTICLES

German Deputy Consul General Commends Rite Foods And Others For Environmental Preservation Efforts

The Deputy Consul General of the Federal Republic of Germany in Lagos, Mr. Alexander Ernst, has eulogized the efforts of Rite Foods...

Mouka Launches Ground-breaking Innovation, Eco-Comfy Fibre Mattress

Mouka, Nigeria's leading manufacturer of mattresses, pillows and other bedding products has once again reinforced its position as the innovation trailblazer in...

Rite Foods Sponsors ‘Rite on the Beach,’ Trains 30 Youths for Green Jobs and Environmental Preservation

As part of efforts to promote a green and healthy environment and empower communities, Rite Foods Limited, makers of Nigeria’s favourite Bigi...

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

- Advertisment -

Most Popular

BREAKING: Robbers Attack UBA Branch in Osun

Report filtering in today indicates that armed robbers on Thursday afternoon robbed a branch of United Bank of Africa at Boripe...

Alleged gang-rape: Court orders Babcock dropouts who raped friend to open defence

Two Babcock university dropouts, said to have gang-raped a female friend, failed Thursday to have their case struck out by the Ikeja...

Revisiting the online shopping, food ordering culture of the pandemic era

By Victor George The CoV-2 Virus, known as the Delta Variant, is rapidly sweeping across the globe. This new...

Globalization strikes back – Richard Haass

The summer of 2021 has come to be largely defined by the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic and accelerating climate change. Both are manifestations...

Recent Comments