ARISE News is a London-based world news channel. The channel features African, US and European content. It is operated by ARISE Broadcasting Ltd, which is owned by Nigerian media mogul Nduka Obaigbena, oyogist.com reports.
Who is Nduka Obaigbena?
According to a research garnered by OYOGist.com, Nduka Obaigbena is the founding Chairman & Editor-in-Chief of the THISDAY Media Group, ARISE News Channel and ARISE Magazine.
He was born on July 14, 1959 in Ibadan, Oyo State, Nigeria. He is from the royal family of Owa Kingdom, Delta State. He is a Duke of Owa Kingdom.
He attended Edo College, Benin City and completed his undergraduate education at the University of Benin. He then went further to attend the Graduate School of Business at the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg and Advanced Management Programme at the University of Cape Town.
The ARISE News channel which he currently owns, is known to be one of the best news channels in Nigeria. It has studios in New York City, London, Johannesburg, Abuja and Lagos.