Information on the New Horizon magazine, on where it is published, on whether it is currently allowed to published and if not, when it ceased publication, on the name of the publishers, editors and contributors and a copy of the most recent edition of the magazine [NGA24019.E]

Information on the above-mentioned topic is scarce among the sources consulted by the DIRB.

According to Benn's Media 1996, the New Horizon is a Marxist-oriented Social Science magazine based in Mushin, Lagos (1996, 311).

Founded in 1975, the New Horizon is published monthly (ibid.).

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Benn's Media 1996. 1996. 144th ed. Vol. 3. Kent: Miller Freeman Publications.


Benn's Media 1996. 1996. 144th ed. Vol. 3. Kent: Miller Freeman Publications, p 311.

Sources Consulted

Attacks on the Press. Yearly. New York: Committee to Protect Journalists.

Foreign Broadcast Information Service (FBIS) Reports. Daily

Index on Censorship [London]. Monthly. Writers and Scholars International Ltd.

La lettre de Reporters sans frontières [Paris]. Monthly.

Nigeria Country Files

World Media Handbook. Yearly. New York: United Nations.

On-line searches of media articles

Two oral sources did not provide any information on the above-mentioned topic.