THE EFFECT OF TRADITIONAL MEDIA AND COMMUNICATION ON RURAL DEVELOPMENT OF NIGERIA

Filed in COMM ARTS, MASS COMMUNICATION by on August 3, 2018

ABSTRACT
The study is a critical examination of the effect of traditional media and communication on rural development in Nigeria. Notwithstanding the various modern means of communication such as RADIO, INTERNET, TELEVISION, NEWSPAPERS, MAGAZINES, etc. The rural means of communication is still the epitome for rural development. These traditional medium of communication includes the following Ekwe, Ikoro, Smoke signals, Open market, Age groups, palm fronds, The town crier oja etc.
However, both primary and secondary data will be used in gathering information for the study. The secondary data will come as a review of documented materials, while the primary data will be obtained with the help of questionnaire and oral interview, and will be administered to the ruralites with the help of the researcher, who will help the uneducated ones to fill in the boxes by explaining the questions to them.
A total of 382 questionnaires will be distributed precisely to the residents of Iwollo Oghe community. The data collected will be tabulated and analyzed using percentages.
The three hypotheses formulated will be tested using chi-Square method respectively-
The findings of the study will show among others that the traditional medium of communication is a tool for an effective rural development.   The study will also recommend that the modern media should be used in conjunction with the traditional media of communication which people are familiar with; this will make for participatory communication to enhance national development.

TABLE OF CONTENTS
Title page                                                                                                                   
Approval page                                                                                                            
Dedication                                                                                                     
Acknowledgement                                                                                         
Abstract                                                                                                                      
Table of contents                                                                                          
CHAPTER ONE           –           INTRODUCTION                                             
BACKGROUND OF THE STUDY                                             
STATEMENT OF THE RESEARCH PROBLEM                       
OBJECTIVE OF THE STUDY                                                  
SIGNIFICANCE OF THE STUDY                                            
SCOPE \DELIMITATION OF THE STUDY                             
RESEARCH QUESTION                                                                      
RESEARCH HYPOTHESES                                                    
ASSUMPTION OF THE STUDY                                                          
CONCEPTUAL AND OPERATIONAL 
DEFINITION OF          TERMS                                                            
LIMITATION OF THE STUDY.                                                           

CHAPTER TWO -REVIEW OF THE LITERATURE                 
SOURCES OF LITERATURE REVIEW                                    
REVEW OF RELEVANT LITERATURE                                   
THEORITICAL FRAME WORK                                                           
SUMMARY OF THE LITERATURE REVIEW             

CHAPTER THREE RESEARCH METHODOLOGY 
RESEARCH DESIGN                                                               
AREA OF THE STUDY                                                                        
POPULATION OF THE STUDY                                                           
RESEARCH SAMPLE AND SAMPLING TECHNIQUES           
INSTRUMENT USED FOR DATA COLLECTION                     
VALIDITY OF THE INSTRUMENT                                          
METHOD OF COLLECTING DATA                                          
METHOD OF DATA ANALYSIS                                                          

CHAPTER FOUR DATA PRESENTATION, ANALYSIS AND RESULTS
DATA ANALYSIS AND PRESENTATION                                 
HYPOTHESES TESTING                                                                                            
DISCLOSURE OF FINDING                                                    
CHAPTER FIVE 
SUMMARY                                                                                          
RECOMMENDATION                                                              
CONCLUSION                                                                                                              
APPENDIX I                                                                                                    
APPENDIX II                                                                                                   
BIBLIOGRAPHY

 

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