ARISE News Launches on MHz Networks in DC

FALLS CHURCH, VA- ARISE News launches on MHz Networks 12 in the Washington, DC metro area on October 16.  Viewers can watch the channel 12 hours daily, from midnight to noon, on digital broadcast channel 30.12.


ARISE News was founded by Nigerian publisher Nduka Obaigbena, who dreamed of creating a global news channel connecting all the “colors and shades of news” around the globe with an emphasis of reporting about Africa. With a team of world-class journalists, behind-the-scenes and in front of the camera, ARISE News covers the compelling issues of our time from every angle.


ARISE News is a global media network that reflects the experiences of under-served communities, championing the voices of the

African Diaspora across all continents and engaging citizens of the world.


The Washington, DC television market is comprised of 2.3 million households with some 4.9 million viewers. ARISE News joins 11 other MHz channels in the area on digital broadcast channels 30.1-30.11, including MHz Worldview, NHK World, CCTV News, RT, Blue Ocean Network, CCTV Documentary, France 24, RT Espanol, Arirang TV, Ethiopian TV and Vietnamese TV.


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About MHz Networks


MHz Networks is a global media company which specializes in presenting top-quality international television programming to American audiences.