Journal of Global Research in Education and Social Science
 

Journal of Global Research in Education and Social Science, ISSN No. : 2454-1834, Vol.: 11, Issue.: 1

Short Communication

THE ROLE OF COMMUNICATION IN LOCAL GOVERNMENT GOVERNANCE IN KOGI STATE, NIGERIA

 

ASOGWA, CHIKA EUPHEMIA1*

1Department of Mass Communication, Kogi State University, Anyigba, Nigeria.

Abstracts

This paper explores the relevance of communication in local government governance in Kogi State, Nigeria. The paper tries to establish the fact that there is a positive relationship between communication and good governance. It looks at the communication plan that already exists in local governments in Kogi State. The paper therefore recommends amongst others the setting up of a proper communication department with a professional to manage it and working out a strategic communication plan which should be periodically reviewed.

Keywords :

Communication; Governance; local government; media; Kogi State; Nigeria.