History was made on Friday, June 1, 2012, as Praiseworld Communications, a formidable power house for gospel entertainment in Nigeria made history with the launch of Nigeria's premier Online Gospel Radio Station, Praiseworld Radio. The 24hour broadcast medium aims to provide listeners with round the clock gospel entertainment from highly professional on air personalities to world class DJ's whilst featuring pure urban music with gospel content, all of which users can access online via internet enabled devices.
As part of the launch, which was an online event via her social media sites (Facebook and Twitter) on Friday night, the highly anticipated official Praiseworld website www.praiseworldradio.com was finally unveiled to the public. The site, asides from its broadcast purpose, also offers an array of exciting features such as a stunning collection of music for download, news, gospel entertainment updates and so much more. Also unveiled was the mobile version of the site, specifically built for mobile users through which they can stream LIVE from their mobile devices.
To get the radio station started on a hip note, the event was quickly followed by an incredible mix from gospel DJ Xpressits, who dazzled all those who listened, making it clear for all to come to the conclusion that gospel entertainment has stepped a notch higher in Nigeria.
"This is going to be a revolution in gospel entertainment in Nigeria and the world at large as we aim to provide a conducive platform for everyone to get their praise on”, said Olutola Omoniyi, Head of Praiseworld Team.
Praiseworld officially stepped on to the scene on the 1st of January 2012 to cater to the needs of gospel music lovers worldwide and have since garnered a fast growing audience. Through their twitter and Facebook sites, they've reached out to an ever growing band of followers and fans alike and created an inspiring, entertaining and interactive podium for them. Their blog has established itself as viable infotainment tool by providing readers with incisive news updates as well as inspirational articles.