Praise and worship leader and composer as well as a multiple award winning artiste, Joe Mettle, has been nominated for Best Male Gospel Artist of the year in the maiden edition of Redeemed International Gospel Awards.
The RIGA Awards by Redemption Television Ministry (RTM) according to the organizers has been introduced to recognize and appreciate those that had made RTM possible.
Since inception in 2011, RTM, has become the heaven of spread of true and undiluted word of God. RTM, Over the years had ministered to great and mightily right in their homes;
“from our feed back table, we are able to see that many at the top of the ladder politically, in commerce, social sphere, health, education, manufacturing, travels, hospitality, money market and more had being reached right at the center of their loneliness at the top”
In the feed back response of many; RTM are able to conclude that the work of many ministers of the gospel is making impact allover and as such decided to appreciate those who made it possible.
Joe Mettle stands against other nominees including Pitson from Kenya, Mike Abdul from Nigeria, Wilson Bugembe from Uganda and Lufuno Dagada from South Africa.
Ghana’s own vibrant duo, No Tribe, have also been nominated under the Best Gospel Group of the year. The stand against Worship house from South Africa, Midnight crew from Nigeria, Wilson Bugembe from Uganda and Lufuno Dagada from South Africa.
Koda have also been nominated under the Outstanding Male Gospel Artist in Contemporary. The group include Sammy Okposo from Nigeria, Bahathi from Kenya, Obiwon from Nigeria, Kc Dinoke from South Africa and Tony Zino from Nigeria.
RTM is the electronic evangelical arm of the Redeemed Christian Church of God. RTM was established in February 2011, which came to being due to the yearning of the heart of the general overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, Pastor E.A. Adeboye.