Governor Fayemi give final decision on Reopening of churches, mosques in Ekiti State (See his decision)
Highly respected Governor Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti State has maintained that religious centres and event centres in the state remained shut, The RoyalNG reports.
The Federal Government on June 1 lifted the ban on mosques and churches in the country after some weeks of closure as part of measures to curb the spread of the coronavirus pandemic.
The state Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice, Olawale Fapohunda, had said a committee set up by the state government would work out modalities for the reopening of the places of worship.
But in an update on Wednesday, the state Commissioner for Information and Values Orientation, Muyiwa Olumilua, said in a statement that the ban on mosques churches, and other public places in the state is still effective.