Media and mass communication in Nigeria by Dayo Duyile

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  • Mass media -- Nigeria.

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Bibliography:p. 383-384.

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Statementby Dayo Duyile.
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LC ClassificationsP92.N5 D89
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Paginationviii, 384 p. :
Number of Pages384
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Open LibraryOL4154381M
LC Control Number80134378

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