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Nigerian Eye Media Bias and Nigerian Eye Factual Reporting Analysis

Nigerian Eye is a popular newspaper in Nigeria, published from and headquartered in Nigeria. In this article, Mediabuzz is going to analyze Nigerian Eye’s media bias and Nigerian Eye’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 Nigerian Eye along with its factual accuracy.

Media Bias Analysis Summary

After thorough research, we will conclude whether the Nigerian Eyeis Left Leaning, Right Leaning or Centred in its approach. For Nigerian Eye, we will go through several researches, studies, blind surveys, headline analysis, etc. to comment on Nigerian Eye’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.

right center
extreme right
left center
extreme left

Factual Reporting Summary

For commenting on the factual accuracy of the Nigerian Eye, we will flip through previous news articles of the publication and observe if Nigerian Eye has published any factually incorrect information. Based on this, we will conclude that we have commented on the factual accuracy of Nigerian Eye. Based on the above analysis, we will assign one of the media reliability meter out of all the three possible meters shown here.

slightly reliable
highly reliable

A.   Nigerian Eye Media Bias Analysis

Under this section, we will briefly explain the factors that contribute towards our media bias conclusion for Nigerian Eye. We will observe, analyse and comment on the Nigerian Eye language used, presidential endorsement, controversies, allegations, political views of Nigerian Eye’s editors, etc. to support our inference.

1. Nigerian Eye Emotional Influence & Adjectives in Headlines

We will rummage through previous headlines of Nigerian Eye to look out for usage of influential language, adjectives, emotionally charged words, etc. that suggests any bias of Nigerian Eye towards any side of the spectrum.

2. Nigerian Eye 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 Nigerian Eye has endorsed in previous presidential elections to support Nigerian Eye’s political bias.

3. Political leader’s Criticism of Nigerian Eye

A political leader’s frequent criticism of Nigerian Eye will also suggest about political inclination of the newspaper. In this section, we will observe if any political leader has criticised Nigerian Eye in the past to support our arguments.

4. Allegations on Nigerian Eye

Under this section, we will look out for any previous allegations against Nigerian Eye by any political leader, party, organization or readers to support if Nigerian Eye 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 Nigerian Eye media bias. To substantiate our claims about Nigerian Eye’s media bias inclination, we will cite these highly reliable sources and research from reputed organizations.

6. Audience of Nigerian Eye

The audience of Nigerian Eye also strongly suggests its media bias. Therefore, to further substantiate our claims, we will write about Nigerian Eye’s audience whether they are democrats or republicans in their political affinities.

7. Nigerian Eye’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 Nigerian Eye social media accounts to look for clues that suggests Nigerian Eye media bias.

8. Popular editors of Nigerian Eye

Any popular person or editor associated with the Nigerian Eye will also speak a lot about Nigerian Eye’s media bias. We will analyze popular persons or editors of Nigerian Eye that are directly or indirectly linked to any political party or ideology.

9. Nigerian Eye CEO’s political views

In this section, we will look if Nigerian Eye 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 Nigerian Eye’s media bias.

B. Nigerian Eye Factual Reporting Analysis

After Nigerian Eye media bias, we will write about Nigerian Eye’s factual reporting, to check whether Nigerian Eye is reliable or not. There are several parameters on which we will be analyzing Nigerian Eye’s factual accuracies and will comment if Nigerian Eye has ever published any false or misleading reports.

1. Nigerian Eye’s misleading or false news articles

We will look for Nigerian Eye’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 Nigerian Eye in its Op-Ed or news section.

2. Popular Fact-Checking Organizations’ Analysis of Nigerian Eye

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 Nigerian Eye to suggest if Nigerian Eye has published false stories in the past or not.

3. Sources of Nigerian Eye

Sources quotes by newspapers are also indicative of their reliability. We will check the sources quoted by Nigerian Eye in their news stories to find out if Nigerian Eye is factually reliable or not.

C. Nigerian Eye 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 Nigerian Eye.

D. History of Nigerian Eye

Nigerian Eye is based out of Nigeria and primarily published from Nigeria . In this section, we will comment about the history of Nigerian Eye including Nigerian Eye founder, Nigerian Eye publisher, Nigerian Eye circulation and Nigerian Eye headquarters.

E. Nigerian Eye Funding & Ownership

Under this section, mediabuzz will write about Nigerian Eye’s investors, stakeholders and owners to analyze how Nigerian Eye’s media bias and factual reliability is affected.

F. Readers of Nigerian Eye

Under this section, we will provide you approximate numbers of readers Nigerian Eye enjoy. It will also have an age-wise, demographic-wise, gender-wise and political opinion-wise distribution of Nigerian Eye audience.


G. Nigerian Eye Media Bias and Credibility – Conclusion

After a thorough analysis of Nigerian Eye on the above mentioned parameters, we will sum up if Nigerian Eye is a left, center or right biased newspaper. Based on the analysis, we will offer a judgement on whether Nigerian Eye is a reliable or unreliable publication when factual reporting is concerned.

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