FG declares Friday, Monday public holidays
The Federal Government has declared today and Monday as public holidays to mark the Christian Easter festivities.
Minister of Interior Comrade Abba Moro made the declaration on behalf of the Federal Government in a statement signed by the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry, Mrs. Fatima Bamidele, on Wednesday.
He enjoined all Christians and Nigerians in general to use the occasion to pray for peace and unity in the country.
The statement urged Nigerians to continue to support and cooperate with President Goodluck Jonathan in his efforts to build a peaceful, united and virile nation.