Interfaith council extends worship sessions to 90 mins, congregants’ age limit increased to 65


The interfaith council  has announced new rules for phased reopening of worship places.

During a Press conference , Archbishop Antony Muheria said in the last three weeks the council visited all 47 counties and met with COVID-19 response groups.

Archbishop Muheria who is the interfaith council chairperson, said in the the Phase One guidelines time allocated for worship is now 90 minutes.

In addition, age of congregants allowed in places of worship is between 6-65 years.

“We however urge all elderly, sick and other conditions to worship at home,” the Bishop said.r.

Bishop Muheria also criticized political leaders urging them not put Kenyans at the mercy of COVID-19 by planning gatherings.

“We call upon the interfaith committee in county level to push for adhere to strict guidelines,” he said.