27 Feb 2019

PRISA President Wednesday, 27 February 2019 OR Tambo International Airport, South Africa: The Public Relations Institute of Southern Africa (PRISA) President Mr. Malesela Maubane jets off to Livingstone today to attend the Zambia Public Relations Association (ZAPRA) Conference. In his parting words with Victor Sibeko, PRISA CEO he said "I am excited to address ZAPRA Delegates a...

23 Jan 2019

Congratulations to Dtef staff who have gained PRISA membership upon registering and recent completion of Professional Development Programme in Public Relations Practice training. Whilst most people were finishing their festive holidays, the Dtef staff Mr. Mothusi Ntikile - Principal Publicity Officer  head of Publicity Department and Ms. Neo Isaacs - Publicity Officer, found the...

19 Dec 2018

Holidays are a time to spend with family and friends, or even to take a Sho’t Left. This is also the time for the Public Relations Institute of Southern Africa (PRISA) to take stock of the year 2018 that was. The organisation successfully navigated fiercest stormy waters in its 61st year history. Charles Dickens sums up the year for PRISA in A Tale of Two Cities by saying “I see a be...

03 Dec 2018

The Public Relations Institute of Southern Africa (PRISA) had a tete-a-tete with the Northern Cape Chamber of Commerce and Industry (NOCCI) in its endeavors to forge strategic partnership and enhance its value proposition. PRISA's Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Mr. Victor Sibeko, had a marathon meeting with his counterpart NOCCI's Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Ms. Sharon Steyn at the...

28 Nov 2018

Writes: Malesela Maubane Going through news notifications recently, boom, appears the 2017 story about ratings agency Moody’s R11.7 billion in penalties for false credit ratings and its role in the United States 2008 financial crisis.  S & P Global Ratings was also reported to have paid about R26 billion fines in 2016 on similar charges. These stories prompted me to reflect on ...

27 Nov 2018

    Writes: Sinesihle Zilimbola Mthatha – Tuesday, 27 November 2018 – First year Public Relations students of Walter Sisulu University (WSU), Mthatha Campus, visited the Public Relations Institute of Southern Africa (PRISA) on academic tour. The visit to the Head Office of PRISA in Bryanston, Sandton, was an attempt to expose and give students of the developing Eastern C...

21 Nov 2018

In the current economic climate, many practitioners might find it hard to renew membership. In our bid to proactively respond to the economic challenges, we find it hard to justify increasing your professional membership fees. With a little care and understanding we made it possible. Based on the current dire economic meltdown in full swing, this is probably the best time to tell you,...