The Jamia Mosque has suspended all congregational prayers indefinitely.
In a statement released on Wednesday, 18 March, the Mosque said
“The Jamia Mosque Committee has with effect from today, Wednesday, March 18 temporarily and regrettably suspended all congregational prayers at the mosque till further notice,”
The Secretary of the Jamia Mosque Committee, Abdul Bary Hamid says the Mosque was also advised by the Kenya Muslim Medical Professionals (KAMMP) to suspend all activities.
Further, the statement said the Mosque would be monitoring the situation and would advise worshippers in due course.
The suspension of the prayers is in line with the Ministry of Health’s directive banning all public gatherings.