African Perception Student’s Name Institutional Affiliation African Perception Annotated Bibliography Source 1 Adekoya R. (2017). Why Africans worry about how Africa is portrayed in western media | Remi Adekoya. [online] the Guardian. Available at: www.theguardian.com [Accessed 26 Oct. 2017]. According to Adebayo Remi it is normal for the journalists and people in general to focus on negative things. She says that people like hearing negative things because they feel better that way. In her report she concludes that people feel better knowing that others have a bigger problem than them. According to her bad news sells and that is what most journalists want and enjoy. In her view the Africans play a role in the way the news is conveyed. The continent has no voice and power to control its view worldwide. Besides Africans migrate in large numbers to the Visions. (2017). Why Western Media Focuses on Negative Coverage of Africa - Pan African Visions. [online] Available at: www.panafricanvisions.com [Accessed 26 Oct. 2017].Ahmed Mheta talks about the issues that lead to the negativity that is attached to the African continent. According to his report the American media is using certain structural biases in reporting the new including personalization bias authority-order-bias fragmentation and dramatization. All these combined lead to a state of biases in the reporting the news concerning the Africans. The media in Africa are reluctant to come out and clear the issue. He explains how the people of Africa have not rebelled the negative view about them. The Americans have the chance to continue with the negativity. The African perception has been displayed here by the Africans themselves. Their view has accelerated the negative energy utilized in judging Africa. [...]
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