THE BETOOTA ADVOCATE: NEWS SATIRE OR GENUINE JOURNALISM?

Satirical journalism, or news satire, has become an increasingly popular form of modern day journalism. Satirical news sites and articles are intentionally designed to mimic genuine news websites, but instead, present fictitious content that is created with the intent to offer a humorous twist to mainstream journalism. News satire heavily relies on deadpan humour andContinue reading “THE BETOOTA ADVOCATE: NEWS SATIRE OR GENUINE JOURNALISM?”

HOLLYWOOD? NO. NOLLYWOOD.

Being the third largest film industry in the world, Nigerians sure know how to create some unique and interesting films. Titles such as ‘Havengas,’ ‘Hunger Game,’ Obama Babes’ and ‘Desperate House Girls,’ encapsulate the kind of Hollywood influence on the Hollywood industry. Nigerians do not shy away from the small screen, with a record ofContinue reading “HOLLYWOOD? NO. NOLLYWOOD.”