LAGOS—NKECHI Ali-Balogun, FNIPR, the Principal Consultant, Chief Executive Officer of the NECCI Limited and the Founder of NECCI Public Relations Roundtable was on Thursday, 21 December, conferred with the “Lifetime Achievement Award, 2018,” by the Nigerian Institute of Public Relations, NIPR, Lagos.
According to the NIPR, the award was given in recognition of her role as a leading public relations practiotioner and strategist, as well as being the first female chairman of the Lagos branch of the Institute.
“In addition, we also recognise her meritorious contribution to the public relations practice, inspiring younger practitioners, especially the females and the growth of the Institute over the years,” the institute said in a statement.
The award presentation took place at the annual Lagos PR Industry Gala and Awards, LaPRIGA night, which held recently in Lagos.
A Fellow of the Institute, Nkechi has in the recent past received “The Most Outstanding Public Relations Practitioner of the Year” for two consecutive years and the “Red Media Living Legend Award.”