Edo State Chairman, Nigeria Institute of Public Relations, (NIPR) Mrs. Helen Lola-Ebueku has commended the Management of Okomu Oil Palm Company Plc, (OOPC) for the people oriented programmes which have facilitated the development of the company’s neighboring communities.
Mrs.Lola-Ebueku gave the commendation when she led members of the State Executive on a courtesy visit to the Managing Director, Dr. Graham Hefer.
She further stated that the institute is a body of media practitioners from different companies who have come together with the aim of raising thestandards of Public Relations and who facilitate the attainment of company goals.The state NIPR chairman also saidthat in light of the tremendous contributionsby OOPC to its various stakeholders, the institute has decided to partner with the company in making these contributions known to larger society.
She used the opportunity to acquaint Dr. Graham Hefer with the Annual conference of the institute which is scheduled to hold in Benin City in September and solicited for support from the management of OOPC in making the event a success.
Managing Director, Okomu Oil Palm Company Plc. Dr Graham Hefer, while acknowledging the role of Public Relations in the survival of any organization, said OOPC will respond as appropriate to the NIPR’s request.