Muslims opt out of Ekiti government's reopening of churches, mosques
As the religious centres reopen for operations today in Ekiti State after three and half months of closure amid COVID-19 pandemic, the Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs
Lagos government charges religious centres on ”No face mask, No entry” guideline
The Lagos State Government has charged religious centres not to compromise on the ”No face mask, No entry” guideline in order to curb the spread of coronavirus
Unusual worship in Lagos State as mosques, churches reopen June 19
There will be unusual religious gatherings when the millions of worshippers in Nigeria’s commercial capital finally return to their centres of devotion...
Worshippers to wear masks as churches, mosques reopen
Places of worship such as churches and mosques are now free to reopen. But this comes with some conditions. Worshippers should wear masks...
Senegalese return to mosques after restrictions eased
Some Senegalese mosques opened their doors on Friday after the government eased coronavirus restrictions, but others judged the rate of infection too high and stayed shut.
Iran reopens mosques, records almost 80,000 hospital recoveries
Iran on Monday reopened mosques in parts of the country deemed at low risk from coronavirus, as it said almost 80,000 people hospitalised with the illness had recovered and been released. Health ministry spokesman Kianoush Jahanpour said 74 new fatalities brought to 6,277 the total number officially recorded in Iran since it reported its first…
Religious leaders kick against security levies on churches, mosques
Religious leaders have kicked against security levies imposed on churches and mosques by the Oyo State government, describing it as “unrealistic.” The state government had during a security summit held on Tuesday announced that religious organisations were also included in security levies. Churches and mosques, according to the Section 11(4) of the Security Trust Fund…