By Kokumo Goodie, Lagos, Nigeria
A popular Christian television station, Mount Zion Television (MZTV) has entered into exclusive partnership with pay television service providers, CONSAT to air its array of religious movies.
MZTV is the brain child of the Mount Zion Faith Ministries International, Nigeria, a full time Christian drama and movie production organisation.
With 30 years in the business of evangelism using Christian movies as a vehicle through the Mount Zion Films, founder of MZTV, Evangelist Mike Bamiloye, said customers of CONSAT are in for great and refreshing times as high quality educational, inspirational and motivational movies that teach moral instructions would be aired on the MZTV channel 305.
With globally acclaimed production such as Agbara Nla, Mount Zion Faith Ministries is fulfilling its calling to propagate the gospel of Jesus Christ to all who need His healing with the of its television channel exclusive to CONSAT.
Speaking during the unveiling of the partnership in Lagos yesterday, Director of Content at CONSAT, Ms. Addy Awofisayo said expressed excitement to have MZTV as one of its channels, adding that all the efforts put into the getting Evangelist Bamiloye did not end up in futility.
She recalled that when she was growing up, the Mount Zion films were popular, adding that subscribers to CONSAT are in for good times.
She said: “We are thrilled to be partnering with Mount Zion Faith Ministries. CONSAT is committed to supporting indigenous content and sourcing fresh and compelling programming for our customers. We are confident that MZTV is going to be delivering just that at high quality. The channel is clearly highly anticipated by Mount Zion fans; so it is a great scoop to be the exclusive carrier of this channel.”
Evangelist Bamiloye expressed happiness that the platform will not only allow him to propagate the ministry but also give opportunities to many Christian film makers to flourish. According to him, there are so many Christina film makers who are in search of platform to express realize their dreams.
He said: “MZTV will be a 24/7 dedicated Christian movie channel. It shall not project any sermons or preaching from churches and organisations nor shall it feature any secular drama and movies from the entertainment circles. It is definitely the pride of the Church of God and the society at large to have a TV channel that puts forth inspiring drama and movies at all times of the day; the first of such channel in Africa and exclusive to CONSAT.”