Channels Television is a popular newspaper in Nigeria, published from and headquartered in Nigeria. In this article, Mediabuzz is going to analyze Channels Television’s media bias and Channels Television’s factual reporting on the basis of its coverage, language used, presidential endorsements, media reports, research and blind surveys. We have also commented on the left or right biasedness of the Channels Television along with its factual accuracy.
Media Bias Analysis Summary
After thorough research, we will conclude whether the Channels Televisionis Left Leaning, Right Leaning or Centred in its approach. For Channels Television, we will go through several researches, studies, blind surveys, headline analysis, etc. to comment on Channels Television’s media bias. Based on the above analysis, we will assign one of the media bias meter out of all the seven possible meters shown here.
Factual Reporting Summary
For commenting on the factual accuracy of the Channels Television, we will flip through previous news articles of the publication and observe if Channels Television has published any factually incorrect information. Based on this, we will conclude that we have commented on the factual accuracy of Channels Television. Based on the above analysis, we will assign one of the media reliability meter out of all the three possible meters shown here.
A. Channels Television Media Bias Analysis
Under this section, we will briefly explain the factors that contribute towards our media bias conclusion for Channels Television. We will observe, analyse and comment on the Channels Television language used, presidential endorsement, controversies, allegations, political views of Channels Television’s editors, etc. to support our inference.
1. Channels Television Emotional Influence & Adjectives in Headlines
We will rummage through previous headlines of Channels Television to look out for usage of influential language, adjectives, emotionally charged words, etc. that suggests any bias of Channels Television towards any side of the spectrum.
2. Channels Television Endorsement of President
Endorsement of presidential candidates in elections comments strongly about a newspaper’s affiliation towards left or right. We will look out for candidates that Channels Television has endorsed in previous presidential elections to support Channels Television’s political bias.
3. Political leader’s Criticism of Channels Television
A political leader’s frequent criticism of Channels Television will also suggest about political inclination of the newspaper. In this section, we will observe if any political leader has criticised Channels Television in the past to support our arguments.
4. Allegations on Channels Television
Under this section, we will look out for any previous allegations against Channels Television by any political leader, party, organization or readers to support if Channels Television is biased towards left, right or center.
5. Media Bias Articles from Research Papers, Institutions, etc.
Several reputed fact checking and media bias analytics organizations conduct thorough surveys and research to write about Channels Television media bias. To substantiate our claims about Channels Television’s media bias inclination, we will cite these highly reliable sources and research from reputed organizations.
6. Audience of Channels Television
The audience of Channels Television also strongly suggests its media bias. Therefore, to further substantiate our claims, we will write about Channels Television’s audience whether they are democrats or republicans in their political affinities.
7. Channels Television’s controversial statements and tweets
Several newspapers make controversial statements or tweets on social media that reflect their affinity towards any ideology. We will flip through Channels Television social media accounts to look for clues that suggests Channels Television media bias.
8. Popular editors of Channels Television
Any popular person or editor associated with the Channels Television will also speak a lot about Channels Television’s media bias. We will analyze popular persons or editors of Channels Television that are directly or indirectly linked to any political party or ideology.
9. Channels Television CEO’s political views
In this section, we will look if Channels Television CEO supports or sponsors any political party directly or indirectly. We will look for his tweets, statements, opinion pieces, and controversies that will take us towards Channels Television’s media bias.
B. Channels Television Factual Reporting Analysis
After Channels Television media bias, we will write about Channels Television’s factual reporting, to check whether Channels Television is reliable or not. There are several parameters on which we will be analyzing Channels Television’s factual accuracies and will comment if Channels Television has ever published any false or misleading reports.
1. Channels Television’s misleading or false news articles
We will look for Channels Television’s previous history if it has ever intentionally or unintentionally published any fake news, false or misleading reports to influence audience. We will also write about false claims made by Channels Television in its Op-Ed or news section.
2. Popular Fact-Checking Organizations’ Analysis of Channels Television
Several fact-checking organizations including Politico, FactCheck, Snopes, Poynter, etc. conduct frequent fact-check on news articles published by newspapers. We will list down fact-checks that mentioned Channels Television to suggest if Channels Television has published false stories in the past or not.
3. Sources of Channels Television
Sources quotes by newspapers are also indicative of their reliability. We will check the sources quoted by Channels Television in their news stories to find out if Channels Television is factually reliable or not.
C. Channels Television Reliability Ratings by Fact-Checking Organizations
Several organizations across the globe independently conduct thorough research and studies on the pattern of news coverage by mainstream media. These websites study the articles published by the news media with the help of professionals and rate them on the basis of bias and reliability. Under this section, we will find out what other fact-checking organizations and media monitors have to say about Channels Television.
D. History of Channels Television
Channels Television is based out of Nigeria and primarily published from Nigeria . In this section, we will comment about the history of Channels Television including Channels Television founder, Channels Television publisher, Channels Television circulation and Channels Television headquarters.
E. Channels Television Funding & Ownership
Under this section, mediabuzz will write about Channels Television’s investors, stakeholders and owners to analyze how Channels Television’s media bias and factual reliability is affected.
F. Readers of Channels Television
Under this section, we will provide you approximate numbers of readers Channels Television enjoy. It will also have an age-wise, demographic-wise, gender-wise and political opinion-wise distribution of Channels Television audience.
G. Channels Television Media Bias and Credibility – Conclusion
After a thorough analysis of Channels Television on the above mentioned parameters, we will sum up if Channels Television is a left, center or right biased newspaper. Based on the analysis, we will offer a judgement on whether Channels Television is a reliable or unreliable publication when factual reporting is concerned.