I think that all the sectoral heads should come together and do something about this,' the OAAN
said that fence-building plan was similar to the Berlin Wall or Israel's West Bank barrier.
Besides that, for a long while now, our members have been asking themselves, what value are they getting as members of OAAN. We are trying to answer that question by trying to bring value to our members.
I can also confirm that after the AGM, Rivers State has visited us at OAAN and even emphasized the fact that they were ready to partner with us to make sure that the practice is well entrenched in their place.
For instance, OAAN
had, in the past, given them names, they didn't do anything.
's Publicity Secretary would also want some of the government agencies that regulate advertising, both at the state and centre, to play by the rule.
According to the OAAN
's Publicity Secretary, instead of the industry being the better for it during this period, its gains of previous years are rather being reversed, especially with the continued patronage of fake practitioners by the politicians.
The challenges, as enumerated above, by the OAAN boss, are still very much around, even as Year 2018 ends today.
The Publicity Secretary of Outdoor Advertising Association of Nigeria (OAAN), Mr.
The committee with members drawn from the major sectoral associations, namely ADVAN, AAAN, BON, MIPAN, OAAN
and NPAN was chaired by a broadcaster and fellow of Advertising, Alhaji Ayodele Sulaiman met to review and submitted reports on media debts totaling N2 billion as at 2007.
One of such policies, OAAN had argued, remains the state government's insistence on payment, by members, on vacant billboards in the state, a policy outdoor practitioners in the state and members of the association are diametrically opposed to.
The OAAN spokesman however believes the World Cup tournament, scheduled to hold between June and July, this year, would change the tide, positively, as far as the sector is concerned.