The Lagos State Government on Monday urged religious bodies to desist from causing obstruction in public places or blocking roads during worship.
Dr Abdulhakeem Abdullateef, Commissioner for Home Affairs, said this at the 2018 Ministerial Press Briefing of the Ministry to mark the three years in office of Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State, at Alausa, Lagos.
Abdullateef said that causing obstruction or blocking the public road to offer prayers was not proper, as it could endanger lives of worshipers.
“Let us face the fact; you know I am a chief Imam. There are places where your prayers will not be accepted by God, and this is serious. Read more