PRESS AND PUBLIC RELATIONS UNIT The Information, Press and Public Relations Unit liaises with all Departments and Units, establishes and fosters strong positive rapport with Domestic and International Media Organizations and explores all viable channels of communication to publicise the activities, achievements of the Ministry and projects the image of the Ministry in an organized and sustainable manner. The Press and Public Relations Unit maintains cordial relationship with the media and press men to ensure credible reportage of the Ministry. The Unit documents, records and preserves the activities and achivement of the Ministry in audio - visual and photographic format for institutional memory.
MANDATE OF THE UNIT i. To effectively Publicise the activities, Policies and programmes of Federal Ministry of Transportation (FMT) ii. To plan and execute Public Relations Programmes amied at improving the image of FMT iii. To maintain liaison and healthy relationship with the media iv. To monitor the print, electronic and online media report of FMT on daily basis v. To ensure prompt response to adverse media report that requires response vi. To effectively engage with various publics of FMT vii. Encouraging and moving the Ministry and Nigeria into the 21st Century information delivery viii. Designs promote special campaign to publicise the Ministry ix. Strategic Communication of Government policies and programmes