The Spiritual Affairs Minister says that his ministry and stability solutions will conduct random checks at spiritual facilities to make certain the total compliance of health and basic safety protocols.
Talking at a press briefing on Monday, Kofi Dzamesi, mentioned that these checks are to guarantee that the correct overall health steps are staying observed though the place is battling the coronavirus.
“The church, mosques or other bodies that violate the protocols will be dealt with properly, they could be shut down and the leaders held liable,” he mentioned.
His assertion comes following President Akufo-Addo introduced the easing of limitations which bundled the opening of churches and mosques.
These establishments are permitted to have at minimum 100 people today at the premises with wellbeing protocols getting noticed.
Mr Dzamesi said that the protocols spiritual establishments must observe involved social distancing, use of thermometer guns to check temperatures and building isolation centres in the facilities to residence possible coronavirus victims.
“Spend at minimum five minutes of services time to educate folks on Covid-19. Display authorized well being marketing resources about Covid-19 at vantage factors to remind men and women to continue to keep to social distancing protocols, donning of masks, common hand washing, coughing and sneezing etiquettes,” he additional.
Mr Dzamesi said that district assemblies have also been tasked to make certain that the directives are becoming adopted by the spiritual bodies.
“Every Church or Spiritual human body ought to be registered with the Registrar General’s and their church or worship premises registered with the appropriate Municipal, Metropolitan or District Assembly. “