The digital public sphere : developing a culture of democracy in contemporary Nigeria

@inproceedings{Oladepo2015TheDP,
  title={The digital public sphere : developing a culture of democracy in contemporary Nigeria},
  author={Oluwatomi Temilola Oladepo},
  year={2015}
}
The rise of digital media in Nigerian public life is evident in a variety of contexts – from how mainstream journalists gather news and information, to how young people express their dissatisfaction with the government on matters of concern, such as the case of the 276 kidnapped Chibok Girls (April 2014). This thesis is an investigation into the growing use of digital media in Nigeria, and identifies significant developments in Nigerian democracy through a growing ‘digital public sphere’. New… CONTINUE READING

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