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