Research Papers/Topics in Communication And Language Art

A Translation Into English Of Spanish Document Titled" Guia Pais Ghana

ABSTRACT This project is a translation of a document titled Guía país Ghana (Guidebook to Ghana) from Spanish into English. Authored by the Commercial and Economic Office of Spain in Lagos, this source text is a broad-spectrum document presenting some vital statistics on Ghana in the area of industry and international relations among other topics. The choice of the document for our translation project is motivated by our desire to make known to our English audience the challenges...

A Study Of Collocation In French And English Translation: A Translation Of “Education Et Insertion Sur Le Marche Du Travail A ABidjan: Une Analyse Du Genre”

ABSTRACT Every translation comes with its peculiar challenges as such no translation is without problems. Regardless of how gifted, skilled and experienced a translator may be he /she might still be faced with translation challenges. The purpose of this study is to examine some of the problems translators face in the course of their work. Specifically, the work examines the phenomenon of collocations and their place in translation. A text translated from French into English serve...

Performance Of Nigerian Newspapers In Selected Political Crisis Situations

ABSTRACTThe press in a democratic setting sets the agenda for the society through newsreports, incisive features, editorials and commentaries. Previous studies on pressperformance, especially during political crisis situations, concentrated more on the extentof reports of such crises and rarely investigate the factors that influence the reportage. Thisstudy, therefore, evaluated the performance of the Nigerian newspapers in their coverage ofselected political crisis situations in terms of mag...

An Evaluation Of Communication Strategies Used In Polio Immunization Campaigns In Kaduna And Sokoto States, Nigeria

ABSTRACTOne of the fundamental factors that determine the success or failure of a behavioural changecampaign is the nature of communication strategies adopted by the change agent. Nigeria hasbeen declared a polio free nation, but scholarly attention has not been given to the role playedby communication strategies in the success of polio immunisation and eradication projects inNorthern Nigeria. This study, therefore, investigated the communication strategies used in polioimmunisation campaigns...

PERFORMANCE OF NIGERIAN NEWSPAPERS IN SELECTED POLITICAL CRISIS SITUATIONS

The press in a democratic setting sets the agenda for the society through news reports, incisive features, editorials and commentaries. Previous studies on press performance, especially during political crisis situations, concentrated more on the extent of reports of such crises and rarely investigate the factors that influence the reportage. This study, therefore, evaluated the performance of the Nigerian newspapers in their coverage of selected political crisis situ...