Osun State Government has said it has not relaxed the statewide lockdown nor granted exemptions for any form of gathering for Easter celebration.
This announcement was made available on Friday to newsmen by Prince Wole Oyebamiji, Secretary to the State Government.
“The State Government of Osun hereby announces that it has neither relaxed the State-wide lockdown nor granted exemptions for any form of congregation, whether for Easter, Juma’at prayers or gatherings of any kind.
“The State-wide lockdown is a two-week order at the first instance, after which the government will review the battle against the pandemic.
“All heads of religious organisations, social associations, citizens and residents are therefore implored to continue to cooperate with the government in this fight by obeying all the necessary regulations and emergency orders.
“The State Government wishes all our citizens Happy Easter and a safe weekend,” the statement reads.