IMPACT OF COMMUNITY RADIO STATION ON GRASSROOTS DEVELOPMENT

Radio as a member of the media family is an instrument for information dissemination. World over, the radio is known to be a very powerful tool for development. In the developed world, radio has been used for developmental purposes” and that “The radio is the singular medium that is most effective for mass mobilization”. In Nigeria today, we have so many radio stations but most of our rural communities are still under developed. This research therefore, aimed at finding out some other roles which the radio is supposed to play in order to facilitate the development of our rural communities. …READ MORE …