Posts Tagged ‘Mosques’

“Heard I’m Being Cursed In Mosques” — Activist @AishaYesufu

Activist, Aisha Yesufu, says it has been told that people now rain curses on her at mosques. In a tweet via her verified Twitter handle, Yesufu, however, asked those cursing her why they had not done so when she was protesting against the administration of ex-President Goodluck Jonathan. “I heard I am being cursed in […]

#COVID19: All Churches, Mosques To Remain Closed– Ekiti State

The Commissioner for Health, Ekiti State– Dr Mojisola Yaya-Kolade, announced today that all religious gatherings within the state are to remain dormant, as the Covid-19 virus rages throughout the country. Dr. Yaya-Kolade revealed this at a COVID-19 press briefing in Ado Ekiti, saying the ordered halt is part of measures to curb the spread of […]

#COVID19: NCDC Issues New Guidelines On Re-Opening Of Places Of Worship

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has issued new guidelines for re-opening of mosques and churches in the country. A statement from the centre yesterday said the guidelines were developed following a review of the recent restriction by the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19. The NCDC offered the following guidelines to reduce the risk […]

ISIS| Italy Clamps Down on Clandestine, Unregistered Mosques

Italy’s interior minister says the government is making plans to close clandestine, unregistered mosques, the Local reported. Interior Minister Angelino Alfano said the initiative is not aimed at limiting religious expression and instead is an effort to improve security. “We are going to close the clandestine and unregulated places, not to hamper the religion but so that it […]