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Patterns of ownership and accessibility to information and media facilities in democratizing the media in Nigeria.

@article{Okwudishu1988PatternsOO,
  title={Patterns of ownership and accessibility to information and media facilities in democratizing the media in Nigeria.},
  author={Chris Okwudishu},
  journal={Africa media review},
  year={1988},
  volume={3 1},
  pages={
          121-33
        }
}
  • C. Okwudishu
  • Published 1988
  • Political Science
  • Africa media review
Nigeria needs to embrace technology and pursue private media ownership in order to achieve a democratic media. In recent years, mass media in Africa has become a force with augmenting power that has influenced government and regimes. A democratization of the African media is reliant on media ownership and accessibility of information. Within Nigeria, there is a government monopoly of the media and therefore a road block in the free flow of information. As well, Nigeria's current economic… 
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