Lagos State Crossover : CAN directs Lagos churches to close by 11pm

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Crossover Service In Lagos State Latest News Today |  Lagos State Crossover to close by 11:00 pm, Ejes Gist Media reports

The  Lagos State chapter of the Christian Association  of Nigeria CAN,  has directed all churches in the state to close their cross-over services by 11 pm on December 31, 2020.

President Muhammadu Buhari (in white attire) in a handshake with Primate of Church of Nigeria (Anglican Communion), Rev. Nicolas Okoh; Vice President Yemi Osinbajo (middle), former president of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) chapter of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Rev. Israel Akanji (left); Chaplain of Aso Villa Chapel, Pastor Seyi Malomo; CAN President, Rev. Olasupo Ayokunle (right) and other members of the CAN delegation after a closed-door meeting with Buhari at the State House, AbujaLagos State Crossover.
President Muhammadu Buhari (in white attire) in a handshake with Primate of Church of Nigeria (Anglican Communion), Rev. Nicolas Okoh; Vice President Yemi Osinbajo (middle), former president of the Abuja">Federal Capital Territory (FCT) chapter of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Rev. Israel Akanji (left); Chaplain of Aso Villa Chapel, Pastor Seyi Malomo; CAN President, Rev. Olasupo Ayokunle (right) and other members of the CAN delegation after a closed-door meeting with Buhari at the State House, Abuja…yesterday

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The directivewas made known in a statement signed by the Lagos State CAN chairman, Bishop Steven Adegbite.

 

Ejes Gist Media recalled that the Lagos State Government had ordered all worship centres in the state to suspend night services, vigils and cross-over events.

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The state also announced a 12am to 4am curfew as part of measures to curb the spread of COVID-19 in the state.

 

Reacting to the order, CAN in its statement said, “As part of our responsibility as a law-abiding organisation and in response to the appeal made to us by the State Government, we hereby direct that all churches should ensure their services on 31st of December, 2020 end at 11:00 pm so as to allow attendees get to their respective homes and places of rest on or before 12:00 midnight when the curfew will start.”

CAN assured the government that “Christians will continue to be a strong partner in the quest to see that the spread of COVID-19 does not happen and that it becomes a thing of the past within the shortest time possible.”

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