Andre Viljoen (Editor) and Trevor Jennings (Transformation Christian Network) launched Gateway News ( in Port Elizabeth in February 2011 in response to a call from God to start an online Christian newspaper. Initially they had their sights on the Eastern Cape but quickly the vision expanded to reaching every Christian in South Africa with local, national and international Christian news and news from a Christian perspective. A team of columnists and volunteer reporters from all over SA help to keep the news and views flowing. A free weekly newsletter, with links to the top stories of the week is emailed to subscribers every Friday (Click here to subscribe The team believes that God is using Gateway News to build readers’ faith in Jesus Christ and to encourage a much needed Biblical perspective on current events. Andre says: “I have no doubt that reading Christian news is going to change the way that many Christians think about being informed. Each week we get to publish amazing stories of the great things that God is doing today: stories that you won’t read anywhere else. The truth of the matter is that if you are not being informed about what God is doing you are missing the main news!”



Afrika Mhlophe