The affected churches are Living Faith Church, Igbogene, Salvation Victory Centre, Igbogene, Shalom International Christian Centre, along Tombia-Amassoma road and Great Grace Distinguished Assembly, Okutukutu.
Others are Brotherhood of the Cross and Star, Opolo and Hebrews International Church, Ayama road.
A statement signed by Freston Akpor, Permanent Secretary Ministry of Information and Orientation and member Bayelsa State Task Force On Covid- 19 says the churches will remain sealed until further notice to serve as a deterrence to other churches.
Meanwhile, the Nigeria Center for Disease Control, NCDC, has announced nine new cases of Covid – 19 in the state.
This has brought the number of confirmed cases in the state to 21 with 14 active cases, six discharged and one death recorded.