The course introduces the students to the system and mode of indigenous communication system in Africa. The essence is to acquaint the students with those channels of communication and their relevance in our contemporary society. At the end of the course work, the students should be able to have an understanding of the meaning of communication, importance of communication, communication process, meaning African communication system, functions of African communication system, African communication system and mass communication, main function of African communication system, modes of African communication system, African communication system and rural development, etc.