An election year that unfolded against the backdrop of economic turmoil, the elimination of federal abortion rights and broad concerns about the future of democracy is concluding with a final full day of campaigning in which leaders of both parties will issue urgent appeals to their supporters. President Joe Biden...
Sunday’s Presidential Town Hall meeting organised by Arise News Channel and other partners has received staggering feedbacks from Nigerians both home and away. Majority of the viewers rated the first in the presidential series high, but they also set agendas for the presidential hopefuls. The programme was aired in collaboration...
The Atiku/Okowa Presidential Campaign Organisation, Monday, mocked the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu, and his running mate, Senator Kashim Shettima, for running away from national debates over fear of probing questions from Nigerians. Spokesperson of the Atiku/Abubakar Campaign Organisation, Kola Ologbondiyan, said Tinubu had a...
The Federal High Court sitting in Kaduna on Friday dismissed the suit challenging the election of Senator Uba Sani as the governorship candidate of All Progressive Congress (APC) in Kaduna state for the 2023 elections. One of the governorship asprants, Sani Sha’aban, had filed the suit challenging the declaration of...
Africa’s oldest president and one of the continent’s longest serving rulers – President Paul Biya – will mark 40 years in power this weekend. Nationwide commemorative activities have been planned and his supporters are celebrating his achievements. But the 89-year-old’s opponents are lukewarm, calling on him to step down and hand...
He saluted the 85-year-old elder statesman for leading peace talks between the Ethiopian Government and Tigrayan rebels. The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, has stated that his former boss and ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo, ought to be in the proposed redesigned naira note to inspire the...
The Presidential Campaign Management Council of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has knocked the presidential candidates of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu and his Labour Party (LP) counterpart, Peter Obi, saying that the former Lagos State governor is unfit for the presidency while the popularity of the...
Following a statement by the presidential candidate of the PDP Atiku Abubakar that he had moved on, Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State and his camp are said to be weighing other options ahead of the 2023 presidential election. Others in his camp are Governors Okezie Ikpeazu (Abia), Seyi Makinde...
At a first in the series of townhall meetings, organised by Arise News Channel on Sunday in Abuja, four of the frontline presidential candidates in the 2023 general election gave a prevue of their plans for the country if elected president respectively. At the first leg of the townhall...
Presidential candidate of All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu, has dismissed his Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) counterpart, Atiku Abubakar, and his party as jittery, saying they know he would win next year’s presidential election. Tinubu’s views were contained in a statement by Director, Special Media Projects and New Media,...
Enugu State Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, on Sunday, called for prayers and also proposed Mass to intercede for Senator Ike Ekweremadu, following his ordeal in the United Kingdom, where he faces trial for alleged organ harvesting. The governor spoke in Enugu, when members of Ndi Oganiru Enugu, a support group of...
I need to and I am ready to listen and hear from you directly. I am aware of expressed concerns; I will address them and also share my thoughts with you on the way forward. Watch out for the exact time shortly. Looking forward to an animated conversation. #PeterObi
TBN has publicly solicited and equally received donations for the sole purpose of funding grassroots activities to support the ObiDatti Presidential Campaign activities. The Federal government through the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has frozen the campaign account of one of the Peter Obi support groups.   News reports that the support...