Tuesday, Wednesday public holidays – FG
The Federal Government has declared Tuesday, July 5 and Wednesday, July 6 public holidays to mark the Muslim festival of Eidel Fitri.
The Minister of Interior, retired Lt. Gen. Abdulrahman Dambazau who made the declaration on behalf of the federal government yesterday, enjoined the Muslim faithful and all Nigerians to extend the spiritual benefits of the Ramadan to their daily lives and contribute to the development of the country.
Dambazau urged all Nigerians to use the opportunity to reflect on the imperative of unity and peaceful co-existence in strengthening the bond of togetherness for a strong and virile Nigeria.
Minister of Defence, retired Brig- Gen. Mansur Mohammed Dan Ali (middle) presents a souvenir to the CEO/Editorin-Chief of Daily Trust, Mannir Dan Ali during a visit by a delegation from Media Trust Ltd. to the Ministry of Defence in Abuja on Tuesday. With them are the Associate Director Business & Strategy Media Trust, Aliu M. Akoshile (left), Head, Advert Akeem Mustapha (2nd right) and Col. Tukur Gusau, Military Assistant to Defence Minister