The study examined newspaper readership within Ilorin metropolis especially at the free readers’ joints in Post Office Area, Emirs’ Road, Oja Oba, Sobi Junction Garage with the intention to know why people gather every morning to know the latest information, locally and nationally and how the newspapers contents they are reading are affecting and influencing them. While many do appear at those joints to pay a token amount of money to have access to all the daily newspapers brought to those newspapers’ stand. It is very obvious that the most widely read newspaper as far as Ilorin is concerned according to the finding is The Nation. The study employed survey research method with the use of one hundred questionnaire and distributed to the respondents.
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