Zion Christian Church (ZCC) Bishop Lekganyane ministered to over 150 000 members of his church who gathered at Moria in Polokwane. ZCC is one of the largest African initiated churches in Southern Africa with over 3 million members. In his message he urged South Africans to go back to the basic principles of humanity and embrace the spirit of ubuntu. South Africa like the rest of the world commemorates the death and resurrection of Jesus Christ in the first quarter of each year.
The roads leading Moria are popular for high volumes of traffic during the Easter holidays because of the many followers who attended and this year was no diffrent. The church headquarters are about 40km east of Polokwane, many pilgrims had long arrived, preferring to be a step ahead of the inevitable congestion .
Thousands of ZCC members were attending an Easter service at Moria in Limpopo alongside Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa and Julius Malema.