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