MBABANE: Churches are expected to observe a 70 % capacity and the ban on marriages has been lifted, Home Affairs Minister Princess Lindiwe, the wife of Bishop Kasaro from the Jesus Calls Worship Centre(JCWC) has announced.
"The Ministry of Home Affairs in collaboration with church leaders herein guides religious groups that churches should observe gatherings of not more than 70% of their places of worship observing social distance.The 70% will be determined by the place of worship observing the coronavirus regulations of 2020 regarding social distancing" she said.
The Minister also announced that the marriage ban has been lifted.
"The suspension of marriage services at the home affairs has been lifted.Marriage functions should not exceed the number of 20, the coronavirus regulations of 2020 must be fully complied with"said the Minister.
Jesus Calls Worship Centre church in Matsapha