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HISTORY OF MASS MEDIA IN NIGERIA

The period between 1891 and 1930 was a period full of confrontation, petition and agitation against the colonial government. The period featured newspaper like Weekly Record, The Standard, The Nigeria Chronicle, The Spectator, Lagos daily News of Herbert Macaulay and The Comet. The weekly Record gave new impetus to Nigeria Journalism through the anti-colonial posture of Jackson’s newspaper who believed in the dignity of the black race. This he expressed through his news paper. The newspaper...

EFFECTS OF READING DIFFICULTIES ON ACADEMIC PERFORMANCE AMONG UYO CITY POLYTECHNIC STUDENTS

TABLE OF CONTENTS Declaration .................................................................................................... Ii Dedication .................................................................................................... Iii Acknowledgements ................................................................................... Iv Abstract .................

A LINGUISTIC - STYLISTIC ANALYSIS OF SOME SELECTED POEMS IN NIYI OSUNDARE'S "A CITY WITHOUT PEOPLE"

ABSTRACTThis research effort sets out to examine the stylistic features employed by Niyi Osundare in the poems, “the Language of Pain”, “Death Came Calling”, “with the Nib of a Borrowed Pen”, “The weeping Book”, and “The Lake came to my House”, culled from the anthology titled “A City Without People”. It also aims at analyzing the identified stylistic features, with a view to relating them with how they contribute to the messages of the poems and their readability. Thi...

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Tobi Oloyede Premium 83 PAGES (17630 WORDS) English And Literary Studies Project 406 Views
SOCIAL MEDIA AND ACADEMIC PERFORMANCE OF STUDENTS IN UNIVERSITY OF LAGOS

AbstractThe purpose of this research study is to examine the influence of Social Media and Academic Performance Of students in University of Lagos. Five Research questions and five Research hypotheses guided the study. To achieve this, the descriptive survey research design was adopted. The study focused on University of Lagos hence, population consists of all the 24,661 full-time undergraduate students. The simple random sampling technique was used to select a sample of 378 students. A four ...

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SAMSON IKINIMORE Premium 81 PAGES (17716 WORDS) Mass Communication Project 848 Views
LANGUAGE AND ENVIRONMENT IN AYI KWEI ARMAH’S THE BEAUTYFUL ONES ARE NOT YET BORN

ABSTRACT This long essayproposes an analytic and a cross-analytic review of the language choice ofenvironment in Ayi Kwei Armah’s The Beautyful Ones Are Not Yet Born. The novel tellsthe story of a character, simply called “the Man” who is surrounded bycorruption in a corrupt West African state, and how he (the Man) struggles tokeep out of the overpowering mess. It also presents the story of a man’sloneliness and anguish at the physical and social filth a...

ACQUISITION OF PERIODICALS IN ACADEMIC LIBRARIES: A CASE STUDY OF ST. PAUL’S UNIVERSITY, AWKA

Periodicalsare the bedrock of research activities. These periodicals can be acquiredthrough subscriptions; these could be through overseas, agents, gifts purchase,standing orders, donations membership of an association. Periodicals serve as atool of dissemination of knowledge in the library and in the society.Periodicals could be acquired through the use of selection tools like BritishNational Bibliography (BNB), African Book-in-Print (ABP) but rarely byexchange, catalogue, bo...

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Linguistic Analysis on the Philippine Crime News Broadcasts

This study determined the linguistic devices manifested in the corpus of crime news broadcasts and investigated the strategies employed by the Filipino Journalists in constructing the crime news broadcasts. This study is descriptive - qualitative in nature employing Linguistic Analysis framework, which brought the analysis to two (2) levels: analysis of the devices and on the strategies. The study gathered and transcripted twenty-five (25) mainstream crime news broadcasts from the different t...

THE PROPER USE AND MANAGEMENT OF INSTRUCTIONAL MATERIALS FOR ENGLISH LANGUAGE TEACHING

ABSTRACT        This study examines the proper use and management of instructional materials for English language teaching in some selected secondary schools in Udi Local Government Area of Enugu State.        An intensive review of related literature was carried out to throw more light in the problem under investigation. Research questions were formulated to guide the investigation. ...

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THE PROPER USE AND MANAGEMENT OF INSTRUCTIONAL MATERIALS FOR ENGLISH LANGUAGE TEACHING IN SOME SELECTED SECONDARY SCHOOLS IN UDI LOCAL GOVERNMENT AREA OF ENUGU STATE.

ABSTRACT This study examines the proper use and management of instructional materials for English language teaching in some selected secondary schools in Udi Local Government Area of Enugu State. An intensive review of related literature was carried out to throw more light in the problem under investigation. Research questions were formulated to guide the investigation. The questionnaire titled instructional materials for English language teaching was designed for the study. The secondary sch...

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Influence Of Television Advertising On Consumer Buying Habits Of Guinness Stout In Ikeja Community Of Lagos State

AbstractThestudywas on theInfluenceofTelevision on Consumer BuyingHabits of Guinness Stoutin Ikeja CommunityofLagos State.It started with general introduction to the research, statement ofthe problem and purposeof thestudy. This wasfollowed bycomprehensive literaturereview oftelevision advertising on consumer buyinghabits of Guinness StoutinIkejacommunityof Lagos State. Theresearcher madeuseof thesurveydesignto gather necessaryinformation. Simple random sampling was used to select a sample of...

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Impact of language laboratory for effective teaching and learning of oral English

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MORPHOLOGY OF BURA LANGUAGE

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Media Effect On Resident Attitude Toward Hosting The Olympic Games: A Cross-National Study Between China And The Usa

ABSTRACTNews media helped individuals think about and understand the impacts of hosting the Olympic Games, enabling them to clarify or construct their own opinions toward an Olympic bid. The purpose of this study was to explore to what extent the public opinion of hosting the Olympic Games was affected by the newspaper media content to which the public was exposed. Based on social exchange theory, social representation theory, and agenda setting theory, two research questions were proposed: (...

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MATTHEW NNAMANI Premium 197 PAGES (50199 WORDS) Mass Communication Project 615 Views

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