To mark the Eid-El-Maulud celebration, the Federal Government, FG, has declared Friday, 1st December, 2017 as public holiday. FG declares Friday public holiday.
A statement by Engr Abubakar Magaji, Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Interior, in Abuja on Wednesday, stated that the Minister of Interior, Lt Gen. (Rtd) Abdulrahman Bello Dambazau, announced the public holiday on behalf of the Federal Government.
FG declares Friday public holiday
The Minister urged all Nigerians to support President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration towards building the nation even as he enjoined all Muslim faithful and Nigerians to use the Eid-El-Maulud Celebration to pray for peace, progress and unity of the nation.