Consummate PR Practitioner, Nkechi Ali-Balogun has bagged the Most Inspiring Public Relations Practitioner 2021 at he sixth edition of the Lagos State PR Industry Gala and Award (LaPRIGA).

The event, which was held on Saturday December 18, 2021 had PR stalwarts like John Ehiguese, Emeka Opara, Debola Williams, Adekunle Ayeni for nominnes in this category.

The President of the Nigerian Institute of Public Relations, Mallam Mukhtar Sirajo, the President of African Public Relations Association APRA, Yomi Badejo-Okusaga, the awardee Nkechi Ali-Balogun and the Chairman of the Premier Chapter of the NIPR Mrs. Comfort Obot Nwankwo

Nkechi has in the past won the following awards from the Institute: Lifetime Achievement Award, 2018, Most Outstanding Public Relations Practitioner for two years consecutively, 2010 and 2011.

A fellow of NIPR, Nkechi Ali-Balogun is also a member of the Governing Council.

Over twenty honourees from public relations consultancies, practitioners in the public and private sectors, stakeholders, and the media were honored with colorful figurines in different categories.

Three individuals – Yeye Agnes Shobajo, Mr. John Ehiguese and Dr. Phil Osagie – were honored with the Lifetime Achievements Award for their outstanding contributions to the Lagos State Chapter of NIPR and the PR Profession over the years