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Journalism on trial during Covid-19 crisis: Between Government budgetary support and editorial independence in Kenya

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posted on 2020-05-13, 23:45 authored by Mark KapchangaMark Kapchanga

The research was conducted through semi-structured interviews with various editors from 12 independent media houses in Kenya involved. It made use of simple sampling to enlist participants who responded to the interview questions that were administered to them on a one-on-one basis and via telephone. Response to the questions were then coded and key themes identified and developed.




Declaration of conflicts of interest

No potential conflicts of interest in this study.

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Lead author country

  • Kenya

Lead author job role

  • Higher Education Researcher

Lead author institution

Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture & Technology

Human Participants

  • No

Ethics statement

No ethical approval was needed as no human or animals were involved in this study.


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