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Eid-el Fitr: FG Declares Friday & Monday Public Holidays

Valentine Chinyem

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The Federal Government has declared Friday, 15th and Monday, 18th June as public holidays to celebrate this year’s Eid-el Fitr.

Abdulrahman Dambazau, the Minister of Interior, who confirmed this in a statement signed by the Permanent Secretary of the ministry, Dr M. B. Umar, congratulated the Muslims in the country for successfully completing the Ramadan fast.

More so, he urged Nigerians to cease the opportunity to pray for peace, unity, prosperity and stability of the nation.