Lusaka Voice is a popular newspaper in Zambia, published from and headquartered in Zambia. In this article, Mediabuzz is going to analyze Lusaka Voice’s media bias and Lusaka Voice’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 Lusaka Voice along with its factual accuracy.
Media Bias Analysis Summary
After thorough research, we will conclude whether the Lusaka Voiceis Left Leaning, Right Leaning or Centred in its approach. For Lusaka Voice, we will go through several researches, studies, blind surveys, headline analysis, etc. to comment on Lusaka Voice’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 Lusaka Voice, we will flip through previous news articles of the publication and observe if Lusaka Voice has published any factually incorrect information. Based on this, we will conclude that we have commented on the factual accuracy of Lusaka Voice. Based on the above analysis, we will assign one of the media reliability meter out of all the three possible meters shown here.
A. Lusaka Voice Media Bias Analysis
Under this section, we will briefly explain the factors that contribute towards our media bias conclusion for Lusaka Voice. We will observe, analyse and comment on the Lusaka Voice language used, presidential endorsement, controversies, allegations, political views of Lusaka Voice’s editors, etc. to support our inference.
1. Lusaka Voice Emotional Influence & Adjectives in Headlines
We will rummage through previous headlines of Lusaka Voice to look out for usage of influential language, adjectives, emotionally charged words, etc. that suggests any bias of Lusaka Voice towards any side of the spectrum.
2. Lusaka Voice 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 Lusaka Voice has endorsed in previous presidential elections to support Lusaka Voice’s political bias.
3. Political leader’s Criticism of Lusaka Voice
A political leader’s frequent criticism of Lusaka Voice will also suggest about political inclination of the newspaper. In this section, we will observe if any political leader has criticised Lusaka Voice in the past to support our arguments.
4. Allegations on Lusaka Voice
Under this section, we will look out for any previous allegations against Lusaka Voice by any political leader, party, organization or readers to support if Lusaka Voice 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 Lusaka Voice media bias. To substantiate our claims about Lusaka Voice’s media bias inclination, we will cite these highly reliable sources and research from reputed organizations.
6. Audience of Lusaka Voice
The audience of Lusaka Voice also strongly suggests its media bias. Therefore, to further substantiate our claims, we will write about Lusaka Voice’s audience whether they are democrats or republicans in their political affinities.
7. Lusaka Voice’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 Lusaka Voice social media accounts to look for clues that suggests Lusaka Voice media bias.
8. Popular editors of Lusaka Voice
Any popular person or editor associated with the Lusaka Voice will also speak a lot about Lusaka Voice’s media bias. We will analyze popular persons or editors of Lusaka Voice that are directly or indirectly linked to any political party or ideology.
9. Lusaka Voice CEO’s political views
In this section, we will look if Lusaka Voice 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 Lusaka Voice’s media bias.
B. Lusaka Voice Factual Reporting Analysis
After Lusaka Voice media bias, we will write about Lusaka Voice’s factual reporting, to check whether Lusaka Voice is reliable or not. There are several parameters on which we will be analyzing Lusaka Voice’s factual accuracies and will comment if Lusaka Voice has ever published any false or misleading reports.
1. Lusaka Voice’s misleading or false news articles
We will look for Lusaka Voice’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 Lusaka Voice in its Op-Ed or news section.
2. Popular Fact-Checking Organizations’ Analysis of Lusaka Voice
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 Lusaka Voice to suggest if Lusaka Voice has published false stories in the past or not.
3. Sources of Lusaka Voice
Sources quotes by newspapers are also indicative of their reliability. We will check the sources quoted by Lusaka Voice in their news stories to find out if Lusaka Voice is factually reliable or not.
C. Lusaka Voice 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 Lusaka Voice.
D. History of Lusaka Voice
Lusaka Voice is based out of Zambia and primarily published from Zambia . In this section, we will comment about the history of Lusaka Voice including Lusaka Voice founder, Lusaka Voice publisher, Lusaka Voice circulation and Lusaka Voice headquarters.
E. Lusaka Voice Funding & Ownership
Under this section, mediabuzz will write about Lusaka Voice’s investors, stakeholders and owners to analyze how Lusaka Voice’s media bias and factual reliability is affected.
F. Readers of Lusaka Voice
Under this section, we will provide you approximate numbers of readers Lusaka Voice enjoy. It will also have an age-wise, demographic-wise, gender-wise and political opinion-wise distribution of Lusaka Voice audience.
G. Lusaka Voice Media Bias and Credibility – Conclusion
After a thorough analysis of Lusaka Voice on the above mentioned parameters, we will sum up if Lusaka Voice is a left, center or right biased newspaper. Based on the analysis, we will offer a judgement on whether Lusaka Voice is a reliable or unreliable publication when factual reporting is concerned.