Democracy Day: FG declares Monday as public holiday

The Federal Government has declared Monday, June 14, as a public holiday to mark this year’s Democracy Day celebration. The Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola, who made the declaration on behalf of the Federal Government, congratulated Nigerians on this occasion and urged all citizens to support the present administration in its efforts at ensuring a United and prosperous nation. According to a press statement issued today by the Interior Ministry’sPermanent Secretary, Dr. Shuaib Belgore, Aregbesola said any form of agitation that threatens the unity of the country should be shunned…

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Eid-el-Fitr: FG declares Wednesday, Thursday as public holidays 

…’Ramadan will end on Wednesday’, Says space agency. The Federal Government has declared Wednesday and Thursday as public holidays to mark the 2021 Eid-el-Fitr celebration. The Minister of Interior, Ra’uf Aregbesola, made the declaration on behalf of the Federal Government yesterday. A statement issued by the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Interior, Dr. Shu’aib Belgore, quoted Aregbesola as congratulating the Muslim faithful on the occasion. He also called “all Nigerians, at home and abroad to use the period of this year’s Eid-el-Fitr celebration to pray for peace, stability and…

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FG declares Monday as public holiday

The Federal Government has declared Monday, May 3, 2021, a public holiday to mark this year’s International Workers’ Day celebration. Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola, made the declaration in a statement by the Permanent Secretary of the ministry, Dr. Shu’aib Belgore. The statement was titled: ‘FG declares Monday, May 3, 2021, public holiday to mark 2021 workers’ day celebration’. The Minister congratulated workers for witnessing this year’s celebration. He commended them for their patience, understanding and support in driving the policies and programmes of President Muhammadu Buhari “in its determination…

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FG declares Monday as Public Holiday

The Federal Government has declared Monday, May 3, a public holiday to mark this year’s International Workers’ Day celebration. Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola, made the declaration in a statement by the Permanent Secretary of the ministry, Dr. Shu’aib Belgore. The statement was titled: ‘FG declares Monday, May 3, 2021, public holiday to mark 2021 workers’ day celebration’. The Minister congratulated workers for witnessing this year’s celebration. He commended them for their patience, understanding and support in driving the policies and programmes of President Muhammadu Buhari “in its determination to…

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Nigeria at 60: FG declares Thursday October 1 public holiday

The federal government has declared Thursday, October 1, a public holiday to mark Nigeria’s 60th Independence Anniversary celebration. Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola, who made the declaration on Tuesday on behalf of the Federal Government, congratulated all Nigerians on the Celebration of the Country’s Diamond Jubilee and assured them of Government’s unwavering commitment to the socio-economic transformation of the country. He said “our warmth, welcoming spirit and love as well as the abundant wealth inherent in our human capital and the richness of our land, makes Nigeria unarguably the leading…

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Eid-el-Kabir: FG declares Thursday, Friday public holidays

Thursday, July 30 and Friday, July 31, 2020 has been declared by the Federal Government as public holidays to mark this year’s Eid-el-Kabir celebrations. This was contained in a statement on Tuesday signed by the Permanent Secretary, Federal Ministry of Interior, Georgina Ehuriah. The statement was titled, ‘Federal Government Declares 30 and 31 July, 2020 Public Holidays To Mark Eid-el-Kabir Celebration’. According to the statement, the Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola, while making the declaration on behalf of the Federal Government, congratulated Muslim faithful and all Nigerians both at home…

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