By Danjuma Auta
A new digital marketing platform has been launched by ECWA (www.eadims.com) through the television arm of the Evangelical Church Winning All (ECWA) in Jos.
Presenting the platform to the public, the ECWA Vice President, Rev. Stephen Sunday Ajise, applauded the efforts of the General Manager and staff of ECWA TV for always coming up with new initiatives to keep the station flourishing.
He added that the platform would be used for promoting businesses and as a tool for the advancement of the gospel on earth.
The cleric stressed that the church would continue to use all means to promote the gospel as long as it did not go contrary to the word of God and the Scripture.
He urged gospel artists, magazine and book publishers to make good use of the platform for their advancement.
He disclosed that ECWA was fully behind the new initiative and thanked the General Manager, Engr. Tony J. Nakale, for reviving ECWA youth through the programmes of the station.
Renowned international gospel artiste, Panam Percy Paul, said that the new digital marketing platform would help most gospel artists and publishers who were finding it difficult to market and promote their works in the country to get ready markets.
He however cautioned artiste to always take their time and do a thorough work that would be marketable worldwide so that they can make a living through the music industry.
Mrs. Patience Jelka, a guest from Abuja, pointed out that EADiMs, which was solely owned by a church denomination, was a prayer come true for all rising Christian artistes in Nigeria and Africa and appealed to Christians to patronize the platform.
Earlier in his welcome speech, General Manager of ECWA Television, Engr. Tony J. Nakale, gave assurance that his team was determined to reposition ECWA television to give the general public the best.
He disclosed that the new platform would cater for artistes and all kinds of business advertisement for Christians to help them find value for their work in advancing the gospel of Christ.
He revealed that the digital marketing platform was the brain child of the Evangel Arts Digital Marketing Store (EADiMS), solely owned by ECWA.
The launch, tagged, “The Liberation Concert”, brought together mostly Christian gospel artistes, spoken word poets and comedians from all parts of the northern states which was witnessed by ECWA leaders and youth.
The event featured gospel artistes such as Dr. Panam Percy Paul, Evangel Arts of ECWA, Autan Zaki, Ernest Dades, Ibi Dave, DAPS, Dave Azi, Panam Bande, Morgan Azi and Deborah Micah, among others.