2022/2023 Debates


On Wednesday, July 6, Arise TV in partnership with EiE Nigeria hosted the #OsunDecides2022 gubernatorial debate for the top 5 candidates in the state.

The candidates who participated at the debate were: Akin Ogunbiyi (Accord party), Gboyega Oyetola (APC), Lasun Yusuf (Labour Party) and Omigbodun Akinrinola (SDP). Ademola Adeleke (PDP) was invited but he did not show up and his podium was left empty.

We also aired the Yoruba translation live on RayPower 92.1 Fm.

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EIE in partnership with Crownrise Initiative facilitated a gubernatorial dialogue for the six leading gubernatorial aspirants of the Osun state governorship seat on July 2, 2022. 

The three candidates that were able to attend the dialogue are: Ademola Bayonle (YPP), Lasun Yusuf (Labour Party), Omigbodun Akinrinola (SDP).

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On Sunday, June 12, 2022, Channels TV in partnership with Nigeria Civil Society Situation Room organized a debate for leading candidates out of the 16 parties contesting in the gubernatorial elections.

The Nigerian Elections Debate Group (NEDG) leveraged this platform to provide live Yoruba translation of the debate on NewCruise FM – 92.7

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On Monday, November 1, 2021, Enough is Enough Nigeria in partnership with Arise TV organized a debate for leading candidates vying to become the next governor of Anambra state out of the over 20 parties contesting in the gubernatorial elections. The three parties were: All Progressives Congress, APC, the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, and the ruling All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA. The governorship aspirants for the debate were: Senator Nnamdi Emmanuel Uba, otherwise known as Andy Uba, (APC); Prof. Charles Chukwuma Soludo (APGA), and Valentine Chineto Ozigbo of the PDP. The moderators were Dr. Reuben Abati and Ngozi Alaegbu, of Arise TV. 
The event was aired live on Arise TV, Oghene fm, ABS Radio & TV
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2022 TownHall Series

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Past Debates

We have successfully hosted/co-hosted the listed debates:

Recently, EiE in partnership with Arise News, Anambra Broadcasting Service, Oghene FM, Dubawa and BudgIT hosted Anambra governorship debates on Monday, November 1, 2021. Andy Uba (APC), Charles Soludo (APGA) and Valentine Ozigbo (PDP) participated in the debate. Missed it? Catch up here.

Debate Map 2019