The Law mandates the NIPR to regulate the practice and direct the development of Public Relations as a profession in Nigeria. The law also makes it illegal to practice Public Relations, under any title, in Nigeria without the NIPR certification. Read more
To promote and develop the art and science of Public Relations practice in Nigeria.
To establish, prescribe and ensure the observance of high standards of professional and ethical practice.
To provide facilities, advice and opportunities for executives to meet and discuss Public Relations problems and case studies, and thereby improve the standards of Public Relations practice in Nigeria.
To encourage the acquisition of professional qualifications in Public Relations through the provision of examinations and other facilities.
Build a credible and dynamic professional institution that is responsive to Nigeria’s needs.
To conduct research, collect and disseminate information on all aspects of Public Relations.
To publish journals, books, practice papers and guidelines.
Promote professional excellence through members upholding the Code of Ethic, Code of Conduct and through the Professional Standards Guide (PSG). The PSG entrenches a system of life long learning as well as gaining stakeholders’ commitment to high standard of PR practice to give more value and strategic to those the professional serves.
Encourage a more relevant institutes and more reputation sensitive society, by working with appropriate associations to generate sustained focus on the contributions of stakeholders in different sectors.