Political education in rural areas has to be disseminated through an effective medium which will overcome language difficulty and illiteracy which serves as barriers to communication literacy. So this study went into an in-depth research and emergence with dependable and classified result which proved radio as a tool for political education in rural areas. This is because radio is the media that can break language barriers and also the medium capable of being used in rural areas where basic amenities like electricity has not stepped its foot. For economic purpose, radio is also justified because almost all the rural dwellers can afford a radio set which would enlighten them in election principles and mobilize them towards franchise exercise. The commonness and familiarity of radio makes it possible for rural dwellers to understand messages aired through radio than other media like Television and Newspaper. These facts are substantiated with enough information, views and findings of many scholars and authorities.