By FEMI SALAWU
Veteran gospel drama actor, Mike Bamiloye has announced the official launch of Nigeria’s first Christian Movie Channel known as Mount Zion TV (MZTV).
MZTV is expected to officially take off on Workers Day, May on fast-growing satellite TV platform CONSAT run by Continental Broadcasting Service owners of Television Continental and Radio Continental.
The announcement was made at the just concluded Drama Ministers Power Night, held at Jogor Centre on March 11. It was the climax of a 70 Days Prayers and Fasting for the ministry which sent the auditorium into excitement and thanksgiving.
According to Mike Bamiloye who together with his wife Gloria are regarded as one of the pioneers of Christian movies in Nigeria, the dream for MZTV has been long in coming.
He announced, “The Mount Zion Television will launch on May 1. It is Africa’s First 24 hour Christian movie Channel on CONSAT. The lord is providing us a drama ministry, a great platform to showcase the works of God in our hands. It is a great platform to showcase the works of god in our hands.”