Corruption Reporting in the Media in the 2015 Nigerian Elections: Setting the Agenda or Toeing the Line?

Corruption Reporting in the Media in the 2015 Nigerian Elections: Setting the Agenda or Toeing the Line?

By focusing on media coverage of corruption and anticorruption,
the authors interrogated how impending general elections give shape to the coverage of this social problem. They question the value of politically motivated coverage and
seek to understand the impact of such coverage on public opinion and policy outcomes, particularly in the months immediately after elections.