Author(s): Oluwasegun Peter Aluko, Ph.D..
Volume/Issue: Volume 3 , Issue 2 (2020)
The advent of the novel coronavirus pandemic in Nigeria on 27th February, 2020 evinces different responses from the Christian Church. As the nation began to witness regular increase in the number of confirmed cases of the virus, government both at the federal and state levels imposed a lockdown on the country. This study looks at the various responses of the Christian Church to the happenings in the country with the emergence of the virus and the subsequent lockdown of the whole country. The data collected for the study were analysed using socio-historical approach.