Sunday OGBONNA, Senior Lecturer

Department/Unit: Mass Communication

Position: Senior Lecturer

Overview

I am a meticulous and structured academic professional with proven research skill and innovative curriculum delivery methods. I am adept in the pursuit of staff and students deliverables. My aim is to use my over 15 years of research, teaching and supervision experience and capabilities to benefit Caleb University as an institution.


Publications

Ogbonna, S., Aondover, E.M. & Fagbohun, M.A (2023). Customers Reactions on Service Delivery by Major Telecommunications Operators in Nigerian Newspapers. Current Trends in Mass Communication. Available: https://www.opastpublishers.com/journal/current-t rends inmass communication/articles-in-press 

Omoragbon, O.P., Ogbonna, S. & Fagbohun, M.A.(2023). Film and Preservation of Political emory: Public Perception of ‘76 Movie in Lagos State. Media and Communication Currents. Vol. 7. No. 1. A Publication of the Department of Mass Communication, University of Maiduguri, Nigeria.

Ogbonna, S. & Okafo, A.C. (2021)Hallin and Mancini Western Press Systems Reviewed: An Appraisal of Government/Media Relations in Nigeria, in Nasarawa Journal of Multimedia and Communication Studies, Vol. 4, No. 1

Ogbonna, S. (2020) Conspiracy Theory and Misinformation in the Coverage of COVID19 Pandemic: An Assessment of Online Newspapers, in Nasarawa Journal of Multimedia and Communication Studies,Vol. 3. Number 1.  

Ogbonna, S. (2020) What is Killing Newspapers in Lagos State: The Internet or Dwindling Economy? in Caleb International Journal of Development Studies (CIJDS), Vol. 3, No. 2 Link: https://calebuniversity.edu.ng/cul-journals/cijds/ 

Ogbonna, S. & Ambassador-Brikins, O.C.H (2020) Social Media and Youths Participation in Politics Among Students of Selected Universities in Nigeria, in Imo State University Journal of Communication Studies, Volume 4 Issue 2, 2020 Link: http://imsujcs.com/publication.html 

Ogbonna, S. et al (2020) Security in a State of Insecurity: Rethinking The Nation And Online Newspapers’ Coverage of ‘Badoo Boys’ Killings in Ikorodu, Nigeria, in Rethinking Security and Reforming Security Architecture in Nigeria (Etannibi, E.O, Mbagwu, J.U. & Longinus, C.E. edited). A Conference Paper on the Theme: People-Centred Security Sector Reform in Nigeria- Architecture, Policy, Doctrine, Organization, Laws, Budget and Technology, held at Caleb University, Imota, Lagos, Nigeria, 24th -26th 2019, pp.128-142

Ogbonna, S. & Okafo, A.C. (2018) An Analysis of Newspapers Coverage of Hate Speech in Nigeria, in Social Media and Elections in Africa, Volume 2- Challenges and Opportunities (Edited by: Martin N. Ndlela & Winston Mano), Palgrave Macmillan, p.203-222. Link: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-32682-1 

Ogbonna, S., Okafo, A. & Ayobolu, Y.  (2018) Online Newspapers’ Coverage of Census of Internally Displaced Persons in Nigeria; published in Caleb International Journal of Development Studies, Vol. 1, No. 1. Mrch 2018

Olorunlana, A. Adams, D., Osaghae, F.S.O., & Ogbonna, S. (2018) Elements of Sttle: Synopsis  of AMA and MLA Referencing Styles, in Research Methodology in Behavioural Sciences and Law: A Symbiosis, (Nwaodu, N.O., Ijeoma, E.O.C., Nzewi, O & Wanda, B.P. Edited), published by School of Government and Public Administration, University of Forte Hare, Bisho Campus, Eastern Cape, South Africa, pp.349- 372                         

Ogbonna, S, Alaka, O, & Adebogun, B, O (2017), Agenda- Setting Role of The Punch Newspaper: A Study of The Ebola Virus Disease Outbreak in Nigeria, in Caleb University Journal of Social and Management Sciences, Vol.1 No.1, published by the College of Social &Management Sciences, Caleb University, Lagos, Nigeria.

Adebogun, O.B., Ogbonna, S. & Nnabuihe, E.O. (2017), Comparative Analysis of Leadership Styles and its Implication for Governance in Nigeria (1999-2015); in University of Ghana International Multidisciplinary Conference Addressing Human- Centred Challenges Through Innovations and Inter-Tertiary Collaborations, A Book Proceedings.

Okafo, A.C, Ogbonna, S. & Nejo, O. (2017), The Punch and The Guardian Newspapers Coverage of Child Abuse Issues in Nigeria; in University of Ghana International Multidisciplinary Conference Addressing Human- Centred Challenges Through Innovations and Inter-Tertiary Collaborations Book Proceedings.

Okunade, J. K., Okafo, A. & Ogbonna, S. (2017) Oil, Militancy and Reflections on Niger Delta Conflict in The    Context of Terrorism. A Conference Paper on the Theme: “Scalable Innovative Multidisciplinary Research for Advancement and Economic Research” organized by the  Caleb University, Imota, (May 31st – June 2nd, 2017).

Ogbonna, S. (2016) Globalisation, Conflict and Newspaper Coverage of Boko Haram Terrorism in Nigeria (2002-2014) in African Journal of Politics and Diplomacy  of the Centre for African –American Research Studies. 

Ogbonna, S. (2015)   Newspapers Coverage of The Presidential Amnesty Programme in The Niger Delta, Nigeria: A Content Analysis, in Caleb University Journal of Social  and Management Sciences, Vol.1 No.1, published by the College of Social &  Management Sciences, Caleb University, Lagos, Nigeria.

Ogbonna, S. & Amoo, A. Y. (2015) Influence of Newspaper Design and Layout on Readers’ Buying: A Case of Selected Residents in Egbeda, Lagos, Nigeria, A Journal of Media Practice and Research (A Publication of the Nigerian Society of Linguistics & Communication Educators), University of Port Harcourt

Osinuga, A. & Ogbonna, S. (2008) Role of The Press in Enhancing Education in Nigeria in International Journal of Communication,  No. 8 April 2008. Published by The Communication Studies Forum (CSF), Department of Mass Communication, Faculty of Arts, University of Nigeria, Nsukka.  

Books / Monograph (Published)

Osinuga, A & Ogbonna, S. (2016): News Reporting & Writing: An Academic Guide. (2nd Ed.) Lagos: Malthouse Publishers

Ogbonna, S., Alaka, O. & Alao, A. (2016), Foundation of Communication Research,                  Lagos: Charitext Publishers

Ogbonna, S. & Alaka O. (2016), Media Law and Ethics, Lagos: Charitext Publishers Ltd 

Ogbonna, S. (2012) The Influence of Newspaper Content on Newspaper Readership:   A Comparative Study of The Punch and The Sun Newspapers (A Monograph Published by Lap Lambert Academic Publishing, Saarbrucken, Germany.

Ogbonna, S. (n.d) Introduction to Communication, Lagos: A Monograph published by Charitext Publishers Ltd

 Book Chapters

Oludimu, O. & Ogbonna, S. (2019). General Studies: A Compendium, in  Oludimu, O.& Ogbonna, S. (edited), Lagos: Caleb University Press.

Ogbonna, S. & Okafo, A.C. (2018), Public Relations in Small and Medium Enterprises, in Entrepreneurship: A Book of Readings, edited by Oludimu, O. and A. Alagbe, Caleb University Press

Ariremako, A.I. & Ogbonna, S. (2019) Communication in English, in General Studies: A Compendium, (Oludimu, O & Ogbonna, S, Edited), Lagos: Caleb University Press-pp. 5-26

Okokor, V.O. & Ogbonna, S. (2019) Introduction to Literature-in-English in ` General Studies: A Compendium, (Oludimu, O & Ogbonna, S, Edited), Lagos: Caleb University Press, 52-79

Ariremako, A.I. & Ogbonna, S. (2019), Unique Craziness and Globalization of English Grammar Usage in General Studies: A Compendium, edited (Oludimu, O & Ogbonna, S, Edited), Lagos: Caleb University Press. Pp.27-51

Oluwatade, T. A. & Ogbonna, S. (2019), Introduction to Philosophy and Logic, in General Studies: A Compendium, (Oludimu, O & Ogbonna, S, Edited), Lagos: Caleb University Press. Pp.117-137.

 

 



Education

Caleb University, Imota, Lagos, Nigeria (2020-till Date)

Igbinedion University, Okada, Edo, State, Nigeria (2008-2014)

Lagos State University School of Communication, Lagos, Nigeria (2003-2004)

Anambra State University of Science Technolog, Enugu State, Nigeria (1986-1990)

Olokoro High School, Umuahia, Abia State. Nigeria. (1979-1984)  

St. John’s Anglican Primary School, Ajegunle, Lagos State, Nigeria (1973-1979)


Experience

Caleb University, Imota, Lagos, Nigeria (2011 to Present)

Igbinedion University, Okada, Edo State.  Nigeria    (2007 to 2011)

Mbeyi &Associates (Publishers of Afikpo Today Magazine)   (2006 - 2007)

University of Nigeria Nsukka, Lagos Centre (Associate) (2005 –2008)  

Champion Newspapers Ltd., Ilasamaja, Lagos, Nigeria (2001-2006)  

Concord Press (Nig) Ltd, Ikeja, Lagos. (1998-2001)  

Polcom Ltd. (Publishers, Researchers & Media Consultants) (1996-1998)    

Midland Communications Ltd, Falolu Road, Surulere, Lagos  (1994-1995)