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2019 Eid-ul-Mawlud: Federal Government Declares Public Holiday

The Federal Government has declared Monday, November 11th as Public Holiday to mark the 2019 Eid-ul-Mawlud in commemoration of the birthday of the Holy Prophet Muhammad. Mr Mohammed Manga, Director Press and Public Relations of the Ministry of Interior, announced

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Independence: FG Declares Tuesday Public Holiday

The Federal Government has declared Tuesday, October 1 as public holiday to mark Nigeria’s 59th Independence Anniversary. The Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Interior, Mrs Georgina Ehuriah, announced this in a statement on Wednesday in Abuja, NAN reports. The Permanent Secretary

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Eid-Al-Kabir: Federal Government Declares Public Holiday

The Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Interior Georgina Ehuriah in a statement released on Tuesday, August 6 announced that the Nigerian government has declared Monday 12th and Tuesday 13th August as public holidays to mark the 2019 Eid-il-Kabir celebrations. She

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Eid-Al-Fitr: Federal Government Declares Public Holiday

The Federal Government has declared Tuesday 4th and Wednesday 5th June, 2019 as public holidays to mark the Muslim Eid-il-Fitr Celebration. The declaration was announced in a statement signed by the Director, Press and Public Relations in the Ministry of

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Federal Government Declares Eve Of 2019 Elections Work-Free Day

As part of efforts to aid smooth-running  and encourage voters participation in the coming presidential and National Assembly elections, the Federal Government of Nigeria has declared  Friday, February 22, 2019, the eve of the elections as a public holiday. READ ALSO: INEC

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FG Announces a 2-Day Public Holiday to Celebrate Easter

In order to celebrate the Good Friday and Easter Monday, 30th March and 2nd April 2018, respectively, the Federal Government has announced a 2-day public holiday. The announcement was made on Tuesday in a statement by Minister of Interior, Lieutenant Gen.

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FG Declares a 3-Day Public Holiday for Christmas and New Year

The Federal Government has declared Monday, December 25, Tuesday, December 26, 2017 and Monday, January 1, 2018 as public holidays for the Christmas, Boxing Day and New Year celebrations, according to Punch. The Minister of Interior, retired Lt.-Gen. Abdulralman Dambazau,

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57th Independence Anniversary: FG Declares Monday Oct. 2nd as Public Holiday

Nigeria gained freedom from her colonial masters on October 1, 1960, and to celebrate this year’s 57th Independence Anniversary, the Federal Government of Nigeria has declared Monday, October 2nd, public holiday. The declaration was made by Minister of Interior, Lt

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Eid el Kabir: FG Declares Friday, Monday Public Holidays

The Federal Government of Nigeria has declared Friday, September 1st and Monday, September 4th as public holidays to mark the 2017 Eid el Kabir Celebrations. The announcement was made by the Minister of Interior, Abdulrahman Dambazau in a statement released today.

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2017 Democracy Day: Federal Government Declares Monday May 29, Public Holiday

The Federal Government of Nigeria has declared Monday, May 29 as Public Holiday to celebrate the 2017 Democracy Day.  A statement from the office of the Minister of Interior, Abdulrahman Dambazau, congratulated Nigerians for witnessing yet another Democracy Day which

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It’s Celebration Season! Federal Government Declares 3-Day Public Holiday

The Federal Government of Nigeria has declared Monday, 26th, and Tuesday 27th, December 2016 as Public Holidays to mark the Christmas and boxing day celebration. Also, Monday, January 2nd, 2017, was declared as Public Holiday to mark the New Year Celebration.

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Public Holiday! FG Declares Sept. 12 & 13 To Mark Eid-el-Kabir Celebration

The Federal Government has declared next week Monday and Tuesday, Sept. 12 and 13, as public holiday for Muslims to celebrate the 2016 Eid-el-Kabir. The announcement was made by the Minister of Interior, Abdulrahman Dambazau on behalf of the Federal

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Federal Government Extends Eid-il-Fitr Public Holiday

The Federal Government has extended the earlier declared 2-day public holiday of Tuesday and Wednesday, 5th and 6th of July, to Thursday, 7th of July, 2016, for the celebration of Eid-el fitr, Punch reports. In a statement signed by the Permanent

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Eid-El-Fitri Celebrations: FG Declares July 5 & 6 as Public Holidays

The Federal Government has declared a 2-day public holiday, July 5 and 6, 2016 to mark Eid-el-Fitri celebrations across the nation. According to Punch, the news was released today, 30th of June, 2016 in Abuja by the minister of Interior,  Abdulrahman Dambazau .

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