By Joyce Remi-Babayeju
The Executive Secretary, Nigerian Christian Pilgrim Commission, Rev Dr Yakubu Pam has lauded the Chartered Institute of Public Diplomacy And Management, CIPDM, for the Institute’s feat in professionalism.
The NCPC boss, a guest speaker made this commendation at the 2022 Diplomacy and Management Conference held at Merit House, Maitama, Abuja on 12th November, 2022.
He said , “I wish to appreciate this prestigious Institute for the outstanding work they do to make the world a better place in spite of lean resources and incredible impossibilities.”
Rev Pam, also a Fellow of the Institute called for such conferences to explore sustainable solutions that would impact on members skill to implement policies diplomatically.
He also advocated for inclusion of diplomacy as a subject into curriculum in Secondary schools for the nation’s sustainable development.
The NCPC helmsman also hinted that the Nigerian Christian Pilgrim Commission’s collaboration with the Chartered Institute of Public Diplomacy And Management has influenced the Commission’s principle of Diplomacy in its operations within one year of effective synergy with the Institute.
In a statement signed by the Deputy Director and Head of Media , NCPC, Celestine Toruka, the NCPC boss was also presented with an award as well as a certificate of participation by the National President/Chairman Governing Council of the Chartered Institute of Public Diplomacy And Management, Professor Mike Ikupolati.
Daybreak reports that some management staff of the Commission who attended the Diplomacy And Management Conference were the Deputy Director and Head of the Monitoring and Evaluation unit, Pst Raphael Oyinloye, the Deputy Director and Head Media and Public Relations NCPC Mr Celestine Toruka as well as the Head Protocol NCPC , Mrs Charlene Makai.