Federal Government declares December 25, 26 and January 1 as public holidays

The Federal Government has declared Tuesday 25th, Wednesday 26th December 2018 and Tuesday January 1st 2019, as public holidays to mark Christmas, Boxing Day and New Year celebrations respectively. This was contained in a statement released by the Minister of Interior, Lt. General (Retd.) Abdulrahman Dambazau on Wednesday December 19th. Dambazzau called on Nigerians to… Read More Federal Government declares December 25, 26 and January 1 as public holidays

FG declares November 21 as public holiday in celebration of Eid-el Maulud

The federal government has declared Tuesday as Public Holiday to mark the Eid-el Maulud. The Minister of Interior, Abdulrahman Dambazau, a retired lieutenant general, made the declaration on Friday in Abuja in a statement by Mohammed Umar, Permanent Secretary of the ministry. Mr Dambazau called on Muslim faithful to align themselves with the prophet’s teachings… Read More FG declares November 21 as public holiday in celebration of Eid-el Maulud

Federal Government declares May 1 as public holiday to mark Workers Day

​The Federal Government has declared Tuesday, May 1, 2018, as a public holiday to celebrate the 2018 Workers’ Day. The Minister of Interior, Lieutenant General Abdulrahman Dambazau (rtd), announced this in a statement on Friday by the Permanent Secretary of the ministry, Dr M. Umar. He congratulated Nigerian workers on their loyalty, strength of character,… Read More Federal Government declares May 1 as public holiday to mark Workers Day

FG declares March 30, April 2 as public holidays to mark Easter celebrations

The Federal Government has declared Friday, March 30 and Monday, April 2, as public holidays to mark the Good Friday and Easter Monday. In a statement issued on Tuesday, the Minister of Interior, retired Lt.-Gen Abdulrahman Dambazau, made the declaration on behalf of the Federal Government. Dambazau enjoined Christian faithful and Nigerians in general to… Read More FG declares March 30, April 2 as public holidays to mark Easter celebrations