DUMISA is a spiritual commercial television channel launched on the 13th of November 2012 on the Dstv bouquet. DUMISA gives a unique insight into traditional and indigenous South African church culture and airs the most popular churches from South Africa.It is a unique space and platform for African traditional religious churches which up until now have not had a channel that they can really call their own.
DUMISA offers a platform for the traditional church goer and allows them to be part of the channel. The content for the channel is made up of 70% Church preaching, events, conferences and ministries, 15% magazine shows, talk shows and documentaries on traditional church communities and 15% music videos and music related shows.This includes gospel music that caters to the local traditional gospel music market.
The response from viewers has been overwhelming and encourages the DUMISA team to continuously improve content, to not only help the traditional gospel market flourish, but to expand this genre in the local gospel industry.
Over the past year the DUMISA viewership has grown from strength to strength and keeps improving. The channel is a voice for the traditional gospel churches as well their music ranging from clap and tap, zion music and traditional choral music. The channel gives a platform to artists such as lejwe la Motheo, the Mighty Messengers Lusanda spiritual singers and more, to showcase the calibre of music within the market.
DUMISA features churches such as Presbyterian, Zion, Apolestic and Methodists, and many other traditional churches. DUMISA is extending its reach as it has now been included in the Dstv access bouquet. DUMISA is working hard to entrench itself in the hearts and souls of viewers as the home of praise in South Africa.