Twitter Users React As Oyedepo Snubs Ogun Government Ban On Religious Gathering

Bishop David Oyedepo, the General Overseer of Living Faith Church.

Bishop David Oyedepo, the General Overseer of Living Faith Church has under fire for holding Sunday service at the church’s headquarters in Ota, Ogun State despite government’s directive against large public gathering. 

Ogun state government had on March 19 banned gathering of more than 50 persons in order to curb Coronavirus spread. 

Living Faith church, however, snubbed the directive by going ahead to hold its service which had hundreds of worshippers in attendance.

The cleric during the service said;

The coronavirus cannot stop God’s children. Only the help of God can save Nigeria and Africa from this Pandemic.

Oyedepo also assured his members that the cure of the deadly virus will be out this week and nations shall rejoice again.

Twitter users have however reacted, some criticizing him and others applauding the faith of Pastor Oyedepo, despite government’s directive.

See some reactions below;

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