The quarrel that led to beginning of indigenous broadcasting in Nigeria (video)

Indigenous broadcasting in Nigeria began on a note of friction. It was informed by a huge disagreement between two political bid wigs in the colonial era. It was precisely between Chief Obafemi Awolowo, the leader of Action Group political party and Sir John McPherson, Governor General of Nigeria at that time.

This video explains what transpired in just two minutes and a few seconds. You will understand the true genesis of what we have today as broadcasting industry in Nigeria. Make out time and watch this very interesting video.

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Chinenye Nwabueze

Nwabueze is a communication researcher with several years of lecturing experience in Nigerian universities.

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