CONSAT Launches First Christian Movie Channel in Africa, Mount Zion Television

CONSAT continues to add to its rich and exciting array of channels by the addition of Mount Zion Television (MZTV). Mount Zion Television is the brain child of the Mount Zion Faith

Ministries International, Nigeria, a full time Christian drama and movie production organisation. Spearheaded by Evangelist Mike Bamiloye and with 30 years in the business, Mount Zion film production has become a house hold name, known for educational and inspiring gospel movies and theatre productions. With globally acclaimed productions such as ‘Agbara-nla’, Mount Zion Faith Ministries is fulfilling its calling to propagate the Gospel of Jesus Christ to all who need its healing with the launch of its television channel, exclusive to Consat. Ms. Addy Awofisayo, director of Content, CONSAT, 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’s a great scoop to be the exclusive carrier of this channel.’ Evangelist Mike Bamiloye of Mount Zion Faith Ministries International, Nigeria, 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 dramas 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 such channel in Africa and exclusive to Consat.” Intel ‘She Will Connect’ Targets More Female, Launches Radio Show As part of its commitment to empower women and girls while connecting them to opportunities for personal growth, technology giant, Intel Corporation, has launched a new radio show and a features column on a top Nigerian blog. The radio show, which is tagged She Will Connect radio show, will air weekly on Nigeria’s premiere women’s radio station, WFM 91.7, while  the new features column called ‘Through her Eyes’ will feature on top Nigerian blog, Bella Naija. This new initiative, which is a part of Intel’s She Will Connect programme, is targeted at helping young girls and women access an innovative combination of digital literacy training, online peer network, and gender-relevant content. Speaking at the unveiling of the radio programme and column, Adim Isiakpona, public relations and marketing manager, Intel West Africa, disclosed that the programme is expected to bring millions of women online, and reduce the gap in access to internet and digital literacy skills for young women by up to 50%, while also connecting millions of women to new opportunities through technology. According to Isiakpona, “Girls and women are an important part in the growth of any economy and the She Will Connect programme has gone a long way to reach and enable them to do more. “Intel will continue to drive momentum into its She Will Connect programme. We want to use this radio show and the column on Bella Naija, to empower several girls and women by closing the gender gap in education access, inspiring more girls and women to become creators of technology, and connecting girls and women to opportunity through technology access.” He added Commenting on the success of the empowerment programme, She Will Connect Ambassador, Titilope Sonuga, observed that several girls and women have been enabled and connected to endless opportunities that abound online through the programme. “Working with strategic NGOs, we have equipped girls and women with digital skills, from basic knowledge of computer operations, computer programming and software development. We are optimistic that the She Will Connect radio show on Women FM and the blog posts will further address gender relevant issues and help to close the technology gender gap”. Titilope Sonuga, who is a renowned poet, actress and a Civil engineer will be the face and voice of the She Will Connect Radio show and the blog column, called ‘Through Her Eyes’.The She Will Connect Programme demonstrates Intel’s commitment to empowering girls and women by not only providing digital literacy skills to girls and women, but also by pushing the concept of digital literacy forward through new, innovative and scalable models

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