Lagos Announce Date for Worship Centres Reopening

Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu

Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos state has on Saturday announced that worship centres in the state will be opened from Friday, August 7.

Sanwo-Olu made the announcement during a briefing on COVID-19 at the State House in Marina.

While mosques will be reopened next week Friday, the governor said churches will follow suit on Sunday, August 9.

The Governor urged religious leaders to make available hand sanitisers, thermometer guns, adding that the state government will ensure that social distancing is maintained.

Worship centres and other social gatherings were banned in the state in March as part of measures to curb the spread of coronavirus.

Sanwo-Olu also confirmed that exit students in the state will resume on Monday, August 3.

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