SHAHIDIHUB RESEARCH POLL REPORT ON CHRISTMAS, NEW YEAR 2020, AND AND COVID-19, KENYA

The year 2020 has been unique on many fronts because of the Covid-19 pandemic. The pandemic situation has led to massive disruption in every area of life and society.

Churches have not been spared either; within this year alone, churches were closed, and new regulations on public gathering and reopening of churches were introduced as a containment measure against the spread of the Covid-19 pandemic. Due to these changes, major church traditions, practices, ordinances, and events in the Christian calendar have had to be reimagined in light of the new realities.

This survey REPORT by ShahidiHub Research & Consulting (under ShahidiHub Africa Ltd) sought to find out the opinions of Christians in Kenya on this year’s Christmas celebrations (Covid Christmas), and their views on the New Year 2021. The online poll which lasted for less than ten days was open to Christians from all Church denominations, in Kenya. The findings as presented in the DOWNLOAD below highlight critical views and trends on these two aspects