IMPACT OF FACEBOOK, TWITTER AND YOUTUBE IN THE 2019 GENERAL ELECTIONS

The study basically examined the impact of Facebook, Twitter and Youtube in the 2019 general elections in Nigeria. It offers platform for political debates, political campaign and political mobilization. Survey research method was adopted in which data were collected among Bingham University students using questionnaire. Four hundred (400) questionnaires were distributed, out of which, three hundred and sixty (360) copies were retrieved and analysed. Findings show that many of the respondents maintained that, they participated in the 2019 election while they also search and participated in political debate and discussions on social media before, during and after the election with …READ MORE …