Church as usual ... with Covid protocols: pastor

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Church as usual ... with Covid protocols: pastor

He claims police are harassing his 2,000-strong congregation after bloody invasion that saw six parishioners arrested

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The Unity Fellowship Church in Soweto, whose church service last week ended in blood and tears as police dispersed a 2,000-strong gathering, has promised to stick to Covid-19 regulations this coming Sunday.

Church director Theophilus Mukhuba, who described the action of the Johannesburg Metro Police Department (JMPD) as harassment, told Sunday Times Daily he still believed their congregants did nothing wrong.

“Police shot at praying congregants,” he said, but undertook to adhere to government regulations aimed at preventing the spread of Covid-19...

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