ROLE OF RADIO IN ACHIEVING MILLENNIUM DEVELOPMENT GOALS (MDGs) IN AKWA IBOM STATE

The United Nations Millennium Development Goals are 8 goals that all 189 UN Member States have agreed to try to achieve by the year 2015. The United Nations Millennium Declaration, signed in September 2000 commits world leaders to combat poverty, hunger, disease, illiteracy, environmental degradation, and discrimination against women. It is against this background that the research examines role of mass media in achieving Millennium Development Goals (MDGs)”. The research is anchored on developmental media theory and agenda setting theory respectively. Cross sectional survey research method is used in which 100 copies of questionnaires were administered within two radio stations …READ MORE …

ROLE OF BROADCAST MEDIA IN ACHIEVING VISION 20:2020

 It was proposed that by 2020 Nigeria will be one of the 20 largest economies in the world, able to consolidate its leadership role in Africa and establish itself as a significant player in the global economic and political arena. This was the philosophy behind the concept of vision 20:2020. It is against this background that research is set out to examine the role of government owned mass media in achieving the Vision 20:2020 especially as we are drawing nearer 2020. The study was anchored on the Agenda Setting Theory and Social Responsibility Theory. Survey research method was adopted while …READ MORE …

ROLE OF RADIO IN ACHIEVING MILLENNIUM DEVELOPMENT GOALS

The United Nations Millennium Development Goals are 8 goals that all 189 UN Member States have agreed to try to achieve by the year 2015. The United Nations Millennium Declaration, signed in September 2000 commits world leaders to combat poverty, hunger, disease, illiteracy, environmental degradation, and discrimination against women. It is against this background that the research examines role of mass media in achieving Millennium Development Goals (MDGs)”. The research is anchored on developmental media theory and agenda setting theory respectively. Cross sectional survey research method is used in which 100 copies of questionnaires were administered within two radio stations …READ MORE …