MTN Nigeria Senior Director of External Relations Funso Aina was announced as one of the winners of the Sixth Lagos State Public Relations Industry Awards and Gala (LaPRIGA), hosted by the Lagos State Section of the Nigerian Institute of Civil Service. Relations (NIPR).
The recent event in Lagos recognized over 20 award winners from public relations consultants, public and private sector practitioners, stakeholders and the media in various categories.
Aina received the Best in Crisis Management award in recognition of her efforts in managing high level stakeholders at MTN Nigeria.
He joined the company in 2012 as a public relations manager and has since provided strategic advice for managing the company’s reputation while fostering targeted engagement among critical stakeholders.
Receiving the award, Aina says he sees the award, coming from an industry regulator, as a testament to MTN’s commitment to ethical stakeholder management, problem optimization and the belief in working with stakeholders. Nigerians to progress. âI am grateful for the recognition and express my appreciation to the Lagos Chapter of the NIPR for the constant organization of awards and, more importantly, for promoting best practices in the industry.