Comments Off on COVID19: “Do not let anyone drive you like a sheep to the slaughter”……Tunde Bakare warns against the reopening of Churches
Pastor Tunde Bakare of the Citadel Global Community Church (CGCC) formerly called The Latter Rain Assembly has warned against the reopening of churches in Lagos State as directed by governor Sanwo-Olu.
He said this during an online service, the cleric urged Christians not to let any religious leader or government official, to lead them like a sheep to the slaughterhouse.
“I have to appeal to you once again, please keep safe and do your best to stay alive. Do not let anyone, whether religious leader or governmental leader, to drive you like a sheep to the slaughter”,
“If they (the government and the NCDC) said that the month of August is going to be the peak of the infection, why should they ask people to rush in (re-open the churches) again?
“Please keep safe and do your best to keep alive by keeping all the necessary rules.
“We know that by the grace of God this pandemic like the others before it has an expiry date. It shall not see our end. We shall see its end in the mighty name of Jesus.”
Since March 2019, Churches and places of worship in Lagos has been on total lockdown in order to reduce the spread of Covid19.
On Saturday, Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu announced the opening of worship centers from 7 August.