The implementation of freedom of expression to the media fraternity a case study of Daily Monitor

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Kampala International University, College of Humanities and Social Sciences
This research was concerned to investigate the applicability of freedom of expression in the print media. The researcher took time on the background of study to lay a foundation of the research. Statement of the problem acted like a backbone the entire study by critically showing the challenges on the ground. The Objectives followed, which were both general and specific, the researcher highlighted the benefits of doing this research. The scope of the study was well explained. Chapter two was a tentative research done by the researcher whereby he relied on the works of other Scholars. The study employed descriptive survey design which was used to discover casual relationships between the two variables. Slovene’s formula was used to arrive at the sample size. To ensure validity of instruments, content validity index was used and reliability of the instrument was established by corn-bachs coefficient alpha variable. Data gathering procedure before and after administration of questionnaires was followed to the letter. Data presentation, analysis and interpretation was tabulated, this included the analysis of demographic characteristics of respondents, the IV (Freedom of expression) and DV ( Print Media ) whose summary was done in terms of mean. The researcher found out violent and intimidating ways were not supposed to be used as a viable option and he did recommends diplomatic ways of solving problems to be used, ie dialogue.
A research dissertation submitted to the College Of Humanities And Social Sciences in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the award of Bachelors Degree in Mass Communication of Kampala International University
Freedom of expression, Media fraternity, Daily Monitor