INFLUENCE OF TELEVISION IN PROMOTING EVANGELISM IN NIGERIA

ABSTRACT The study is set out to examine the influence of television in promoting evangelism otherwise called televangelism in Nigeria particularly in Osogbo and its environs. It is observed that television channels often contribute lots to socio-economy and spiritual life generally. The study is anchored on the Social Categories Theory, Uses and Gratifications Theory, Selective Media Perception and Selective Retention. The research employed survey research method coupled with 150 copies of questionnaire that were administered to respondents in Osogbo out of which 120 copies were correctly filled and analysed using frequency and percentage table method. Also, 43.9% admitted that they …READ MORE …

INFLUENCE OF JENNIFER DIARY ON THE USAGE OF ENGLISH LANGUAGE AMONG STUDENTS

Abstract The research influence of Jennifer Diary on the usage of English Language among students in some selected secondary schools in Osogbo. There is no doubt about the fact that people especially children tend to cultivate and imitate what they see or watch on television and that is why the research was anchored on Cultivation Theory and Edutainment Theory. Survey research method was adopted with questionnaire was used as data collection instrument. 250 respondents were picked using simple random and systematic simpling technique from Kunike International School, Osogbo; Laro Comprehensive High School; and Osogbo and Osogbo Grammar School, Osogbo. The …READ MORE …

COMMUNITY RADIO AS INSTRUMENT FOR COMMUNITY EDUCATION AND SOCIAL CHANGE

Abstract The study examines community radio as instrument for community education and social change with a focus on RAVE 91.7 FM and Gold 95.5 FM. The study was anchored on Social Responsibility Media Theory and Development Media. Theory. Survey research method was used to select respondents within Osogbo and its environs. The study employed non-probability sampling technique to select two hundred and fifty (250) respondents within RAVE 91.7 Fm and Gold 95.5 FM). The data collection instrument used in collecting data is questionnaire. Out of 250 copies, 238 copies were returned while only 226 copies were correctly filled which is …READ MORE …

PUBLIC RELATIONS AS A VERITABLE TOOL FOR ERADICATING CULTISM IN NIGERIAN’S TERTIARY INSTITUTIONS

Abstract Cultism activities have turn most of the school into citadel of violence as many lives and property have lost and damaged. Realizing the havoc which cultism has wrecked on both members and non-members of the academic community, all hands must be on deck to combat the menace. It is on this notion that the research examines the role of public relations as a veritable tool for eradicating cultism in tertiary institution in Nigeria using Obafemi Awolowo University Ile-Ife as a case study. In this research the Four Models of Grunig’s and Hunt’s PR Theories was used. The research design …READ MORE …

IMPACT OF PUBLIC RELATIONS IN LOCAL GOVERNMENT

Abstract The research examines the impact of Public Relations in Local Government on the People. Public relations is seen as a machinery use for promoting communication and understanding between organisation and its various publics. The research is anchored on Model of Public Relations by Grunig and Hunt and Situational Theory. Survey research method was used while questionnaire was used to collect data from the respondents in which one hundred copies of questionnaires were administered using frequency and percentage out of which 90 copies was returned. It is of note that majority of the respondents admitted that Irepodun local government partially …READ MORE …

INFLUENCE OF INDIGENOUS LANGUAGE IN TELECOMMUNICATION CUSTOMERS’ CARE

 Abstract The study influence of  Indigenous Language usage in telecommunication Customers’ Care on Subscriber Service Satisfaction among Osun State Polytechnic Students Iree.  The rationale for carrying out this study is to investigate the degree at which telecommunication service people in indigenous language and the extent which people also prefer to be served in indigenous language among other objectives. This research was anchored on Grunig and Hunt Model of Public Relations, Integrated Marketing Communication Theory and Accommodation Theory respectively. Survey research method and questionnaire were used as research instrument to gather the required data. Accidental sampling technique was used to select …READ MORE …

IMPACT OF CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY ON BANKING INDUSTRY

ABSTRACT The research examines the impact of corporate social responsibility on banking industry in Osogbo particularly in the First Bank, GTB and Diamond Bank respectively. For organisation to grow, survive and have favourable image, it must be socially responsible because it is regarded as the overall personality of an organisation while it serve as a soft selling strategies. Stakeholder Theory and Gruning & Hunt Model was used. Survey research method was used while the data collection instrument used was the questionnaire. The study will employ Non-probability sampling technique to select 150 respondents in First Bank, GTB and Diamond Bank. The …READ MORE …