Sallah: FG Declares August 12, 13 Public Holidays


The federal government has declared August 12 and 13 as public holidays for the 2019 Eid-el-Kabir celebratio­ns.

According to a statement yesterday, the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Interior, Georgina Ehuriah, congratula­ted Muslims on the occasion and advised Nigerians, at home and in the Diaspora, to use the period of the celebratio­n to embrace the virtues of love, humility, peace and sacrifice as exemplifie­d by the Holy Prophet Mohammed (PBUH).

Ehuriah advised Nigerians to shun any form of disruptive tendencies and join hands with the federal government to build a peaceful, strong and united Nigeria so as to achieve an enviable Next Level of growth and developmen­t.

Newspapers in English

Newspapers from Nigeria