South Africa’s most popular alternative news show, Morning Shot, has exceeded 5 million views.
South Africa’s best-known alternative media personality, Roman Cabanac, hosted the show, which launched on 26 January 2020.
The show was an instant hit. It racked up a million views in the first four months and has become the premier channel for South African news and political analysis.
Morning Shot releases a new video every weekday and features interviews with guests from Cape secessionist advocates, conservative Christians, and liberal politicians.
Morning Shot is proudly independent being entirely privately funded with contributions from small business advertising, product placement, and audience donations.
2021 marks a major milestone for Morning Shot with the launch of it’s news website and merchandise store. The site aims to become the Daily Wire of South Africa offering it’s audience an alternative news outlet from its mainstream competitors.
Morning Shot is on the brink of reaching 6 million views on Youtube by October 2021.
The tremendous success of Morning Shot is a clear indication that the democratization of news and analysis is happening at a rapid pace.
Trust in mainstream media around the world has plummeted to an all time low with the majority of readers now choosing to access their news and political views through alternative mediums.
Morning Shot is well placed to be that alternative for the South African audience.