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COVID-19: Ogun Lifts Weekend Lockdown, Reopens Places Of Worship

The Ogun State Government has granted the reopening of worship centres while suspending weekend lockdown in the state. In a statement issued to journalists on Friday, Governor Dapo Abiodun who gave an update on the efforts of the government in combating the COVID-19 pandemic in the state, explained that he took the decision after thorough deliberation,…

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COVID-19: Lagos Suspends The Reopening Of Religious Centres Indefinitely

Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu on Tuesday announced the indefinite suspension of the earlier scheduled opening of churches and mosques in the state, which were shut over the novel coronavirus pandemic. The Governor who made the announcement while addressing journalists at the State House, Marina said worship centres which were earlier slated to commence under strict guidelines on June 19 and…

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COVID-19: Oyo Orders Religious Centres To Operate At 25 Per Cent Capacity

On Monday, the Oyo State COVID-19 Task Force reviewed the curfew imposed on the state and relaxed lockdown amid the ravaging coronavirus pandemic. The Task Force team, which made the decision public after a two-and-a-half-hour meeting presided by its chairman, Governor Seyi Makinde, added that the curfew would now run from 10pm to 4am, Channels TV reports. A…

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Most Marriages In Nigeria Are Illegal – FG

The Federal Government of Nigeria has declared that many marriages in Nigeria are illegal due to the fact that just 314 places of worship had renewed their licenses to conduct statutory marriages. Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Interior, Mrs. Georgina Ehuriah, made the known in Abuja and categorically stated that marriages conducted in unlicensed places of…

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