FG Declares Thursday Public Holiday To Mark Islamic Festival
The federal government has declared Thursday, October 29, a public holiday across Nigeria.
This was disclosed by the interior minister, Rauf Aregbesola, in a statement by the ministry’s spokesperson, Mohammed Manga.
Mr Aregbesola posted the statement in his verified Facebook page.
He said the holiday is to mark Eid-el-Maulud, the birthday of Prophet Mohammed.