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Contributions of the Nigerian mass media to the nation’s development

The mass media have made tremendous contributions to the development of Nigeria. They have achieved this by playing the basic roles of information, education and entertainment, as they contributed to the development of every facet of the country. The contributions could be approached from the pre-independence and post-independence angles. So how did the mass media […]

Top 10 online streaming platforms for Nollywood movies

Movie lovers in Nigeria are always searching for convenient sources to get latest blockbusters from Hollywood, Bollywood, Nollywood and other movie industries. The huge entertainment market in Nigeria has given rise to innovative platforms becoming available to capture the interest of increasing number of audiences. One of such innovative platforms that emerged to satisfy audience […]

10 biggest Video-On-Demand streaming services owned by Nigerians

There has been a major shift in the way people watch television and view video content. With the increasing internet penetration and awareness, not everyone now needs to have cable subscription or DVD players to watch their favorite movies. Movie lovers in Nigeria are always searching for convenient sources to get latest blockbusters from Hollywood, […]

How the mass media in Nigeria practice Churnalism and journalism

Media houses in Nigeria utilize information subsidies (for example, press releases) in their day-to-day operations. News agencies also use subsidies as editorial content. There are journalists in Nigeria operating as correspondents in various states for their media houses who mostly rely on press releases and such information subsidies. They hardly make efforts to re-write press […]