ViewSat opens The WORD Network to a global congregation


Through its new partnership with ViewSat, leading Christian ministry channel, The WORD network is now able to broadcast its content to an additional 70 million viewers across Africa.

Established in 2006, ViewSat has a wealth of experience in supporting channels to broadcast their content across six continents. By tapping into this expertise, The WORD network opens its religious programming to an audience of millions currently accessing their content via free to air (FTA) receivers across Central and Southern Africa.

The WORD Network is the largest African-American religious network in the world, and its ambitious growth plans are echoed by ViewSat’s current capacity, as well as its growing portfolio of services.

 Safia Rana, Head of Sales and Marketing at ViewSat, comments “We are delighted to support The WORD Network to broadcast its mission to Africa. We continue to focus on the quality of our customer service and distribution, which is reflected in our growing client base, including high profile religious channels across North America and around the world.”

Kevin Adell, CEO of The WORD Network comments, “The WORD Network is delighted to partner with ViewSat, opening our content to an audience of millions across Africa. We chose ViewSat as they are expert in the broadcast of Christian channels and understand our unique requirements – we look forward to working together to broadcast the Word to Christians across Africa.”

Source: Company Press Release