CAN’s demand for reopening of churches (2)


CAN tasks churches in riverine communities on strict adherence to COVID-19 directives

By Bose Adelaja & Olayinka Latona

“COVID- 19 pandemic in some states in Nigeria has become religion pandemic. The question we need to ask ourselves is; why is it that people can go to markets, motor parks, and offices, etc that are not well controlled and managed by NCDC but cannot go to church to worship their God?” — Ogunleye Femi, Researcher

“CAN knows that this pandemic is from the pit of hell and against the peace of the church. Moreover most countries have reopened their places of worship.

“Why it that our leaders have refused to reopened places of worship and yet find it convenient to reopene market places?” — Johnson Akingboye, Cleric

“CAN should think of the health of its followers first because it is when people are alive that they can go to church.

“The situation in the country is a wakeup call to Christians to seek alternative sources of income rather than attending church activities all day. Some preachers are not telling us the truth.” —…

Source: Vanguard Newspaper