Press and Publicity

  • The Press and Public Relation Unit is responsible for supervision of staff in the unit
  • Formulate and articulate a dynamic strategy for achieving effective Press and Public Relations functions of the ministry
  • Handle the overall responsibility of projecting the policies, programmers, plans and activities of the ministry through press releases, statements, press conferences, feature articles, social media, pamphlets, brochures, posters, films, photos and journals
  • Monitor all shades of public opinions and reactions to the MOAs Plans, Policies, and Projects on daily basis, all press comments in the news media about the MOA and ensuring that clippings are cut and preserved as future reference materials
  • Issue rejoinders, where the need arises on any adverse publications on the activities of the MOAs and answer press enquiries when necessary
  • Organize and cover familiarizations tours and facility visits
  • Produce and circulate publicity materials by working closely with other team members in the unit
  • Ensure that the newly introduced 27 point publicity templates are implemented in their MDAs
  • Maintain regular link charts on their activities. Must notify the ministry of information about the activities
  • Special events management is being alienated
  • Ensure transmission of Press releases, feature Articles, photographs/ chips and other publicity materials to the Federal Ministry of Information, particularly in the area of populating the Ministry's website (www.interior.gov.ng) and national portal (www.nigeria.gov.ng).

Public Holidays

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28Sep 2022

FG DECLARES MONDAY OCTOBER 3, 2022, PUBLIC HOLIDAY TO MARK NIGERIA’S 62ND INDEPENDENCE ANNIVERSARY Read More

7Jul 2022

FG DECLARES, JULY 11th and 12th, 2022 AS PUBLIC HOLIDAY TO MARK THIS YEAR'S EID-EL KABIR CELEBRATION Read More

9Jun 2022

FG DECLARES MONDAY 13TH JUNE, 2022, TO MARK THIS YEAR'S DEMOCRACY DAY CELEBRATION Read More

28Apr 2022

FEDERAL GOVERNMENT DECLARES 2ND AND 3RD MAY, 2022 PUBLIC HOLIDAYS TO MARK WORKERS DAY AND EIDUL-FITR CELEBRATIONS Read More

11Apr 2022

FG DECLARES FRIDAY 15TH AND MONDAY 18TH APRIL, 2022 PUBLIC HOLIDAYS TO MARK EASTER CELEBRATION Read More