Types of journalism

Journalism has been playing a crucial role in Nigeria’s democracy and development process. The Nigerian society, just like every other society, needs the mass media because governance and the wellbeing of the people cannot be entrusted to politicians, the elite and the bureaucrats. This underscores the watchdog role of the press to ensure checks and […]

Scopus Ranking of Communication Journals in the World

Every discipline has its top ranked, widely recognized journals. These days you find several journals in various disciplines, including multi-disciplinary journals requesting for articles for publication with a fee. Such articles receive quick publication and are even very visible online. But the fact is that these journals are hardly recognized by serious academic institutions across […]

See All Quartile One (Q1) Communication Journals in the World (Scopus Ranking)

Every discipline has its top ranked, widely recognized journals. These days you find several journals in various disciplines, including multi-disciplinary journals requesting for articles for publication with a fee. Such articles receive quick publication and are even very visible online. But the fact is that these journals are hardly recognized by serious academic institutions across […]

Contextual journalism, a modern trend in news writing and reporting

  Journalism practice is evolving by the day as information technology changes narratives in the communication environment. One of the emerging trends in journalism practice is contextual journalism which is a skill adopted by modern journalists to provide in-depth news analysis and presentation in a competitive media world. This article provides insight on what this […]