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Lagos orders reopening of religious centres

By Timileyin Omilana
04 June 2020   |   3:38 pm
Lagos State Government on Thursday approved Friday and Sunday worship services for Muslims and Christians in the state. "All religious centres (churches and mosques) must be 40% of the venue's capacity. No hugging, handshakes, serving of food e.g. the holy communion etc in any religious centre," Lagos State governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, spokesman Gboyega Akosile quoted…

Lagos State Government on Thursday approved Friday and Sunday worship services for Muslims and Christians in the state.

“All religious centres (churches and mosques) must be 40% of the venue’s capacity. No hugging, handshakes, serving of food e.g. the holy communion etc in any religious centre,” Lagos State governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, spokesman Gboyega Akosile quoted the governor saying.

“Muslim services to resume on 19th June while Christian worship begins on the 21st of June, 2020. Children below age 15 not allowed.

“Religious gatherings are restricted to Fridays and Sundays only,” he added.

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