Ogun State Christians Beg Gov Abiodun To Allow Them Observe Cross-Over Nights

Date: 28-12-2020 9:08 am (2 months ago) | Author: Olusanya Akinrinola
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The Ogun State chapter of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has appealed to Governor Dapo Abiodun to allow churches observe the usual December 31 cross-over vigil into the new year.

Recall that Gov Abiodun last week banned cross-over night services in churches so as to forestall the spread of the second wave of the deadly COVID-19.

The Ogun CAN Chairman, Bishop Tunde Akin-Akinsanya, in an open letter to Abiodun, said he had received so much calls from church leaders, begging for the observance of cross-over nights on December 31, 2020.

Writing on behalf of the entire structure of CAN in Ogun State, Akin-Akinsanya craved the indulgence of Abiodun to allow for the observance of the cross-over vigil in churches in Ogun, as it is the case in Lagos State.

CAN requested that churches be allowed to observe the cross-over night from 10:30pm on December 31, 2020 till 12:15am on January 1, 2021.

The religious body also pleaded for the relaxation of curfew so that worshippers will be allowed to move back home between 12:15am and 1am of January 1.

Akin-Akinsanya assured the governor that churches will observe all necessary coronavirus protocols and guidelines recommended by government.


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- olowoinlionsden at 28-12-2020 03:30 PM (2 months ago)
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Hope CAN  should be ble to convince the Governor that the Christian Cross Over is not synonimous with his own understanding of going to the other side of Life.
Posted: at 28-12-2020 03:30 PM (2 months ago) | Gistmaniac
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